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Agricultural Economics

The following publications on agricultural economics are from the years 1820 and 1945 and were either published in Pennsylvania, or pertain to specifically to the state of Pennsylvania.

Full Text links are to the Internet Archive, Hathi Trust, or Google Books, if available.  If full text online links are not available, links are to WordCat.

Anderson, E.F., 1938. Problems arising from public regulation of milk prices with special reference to Pennsylvania. Masters. Pennsylvania State College. Available at: http://www.archive.org/details/monographonpotat86.

Andes, J., 1936. Problems in the basic-surplus plan in the Philadelphia milk shed. PhD. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania. Available at: http://www.archive.org/details/problemsinbasics00ande.

Barr, W., 1938. Cost of milk production and farm management analysis of 79 Pennsylvania dairy farms. Masters. Pennsylvania State College. Available at: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/33057157.

Bezanson, A., 1936. Wholesale prices in Philadelphia, 1784-1861, Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press. Available at: http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/001887689.

Carter, L., 1936. Negro migrant labor in Pennsylvania, 1916-30. Masters. Pennsylvania State College. Available at: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/32899208.

Curtis Publishing Company, 1918. The farm market, Philadelphia: Curtis Publishing Company. Available at: http://www.archive.org/details/cu31924013737949.

Decker, R., 1936. A study of the possibilities for marketing farm produce grown by rural youth in the Pocono region of Pennsylvania. Masters. Pennsylvania State College. Available at: http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/009076629.

Donaldson, R., 1935. The marketing of fruits and vegetables in the Wilkes-Barre area. Masters. Pennsylvania State College. Available at: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/33097571.

Gillespie, W., 1933. An analysis of the financial operations of farmers’ local cooperative purchasing associations in Pennsylvania for the year 1931. Masters. Pennsylvania State College. Available at: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/33215363.

Gregg, W., 1931. Milk marketing in Pennsylvania shipping station operations an economic analysis of plant operation based on a study of the records of 52 shipping stations in the Pennsylvania milk marketing area in 1925. Masters. Pennsylvania State College. Available at: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/33057130.

James, H., 1928. The agricultural industry of southeastern Pennsylvania  a study in economic geography, Philadelphia. Available at: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/12395291.

Kern, J.R., Legal aspects of cooperative marketing in Pennsylvania, Available at: http://www.archive.org/details/monographonpotat78.

King, Clyde L., Blankenburg, R. & Philadelphia (Pa.)., 1912. A study of trolley light freight service and Philadelphia markets: in their bearing on the cost of farm produce, Philadelphia Pa.: Dept. of Public Works. Available at: http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/006847242.

King, Clyde Lyndon, 1920. The price of milk, Philadelphia: John C. Winston company. Available at: http://www.archive.org/details/priceofmilk00kingrich.

Lehner, A. & Pennsylvania Farm Bureau Co-operative Association., 193AD. What every co-operator ought to know,, Harrisburg  Pa. Available at: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/46791816.

Manning, F.E., 1935. A history of agricultural cooperation in Pennsylvania, 1865 to 1930 inclusive, Available at: http://www.archive.org/details/monographonpotat81.

McDougall, R., 1936. The Butler Egg Auction : a study of egg marketing in western Pennsylvania showing preference of buyers and factors of production influencing price and quality. Masters. Pennsylvania State College. Available at: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/23007350.

McWilliams, H., 1930. Potato marketing by farmers in Pennsylvania. Masters. Pennsylvania State College. Available at: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/33097724.

Mills, K.A., 1944. A study of Farm Security Administration record books from Pennsylvania. Masters. Pennsylvania State College. Available at: http://www.archive.org/details/studyoffarmsecur00mill.

Morley, L., 1922. Marketing milk cooperatively in Pennsylvania. Masters. Pennsylvania State College. Available at: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/33057144.

Murray, S., 1938. A study of Centre County farms with special reference to tractor costs. Masters. Pennsylvania State College. Available at: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/33183394.

Nelson, R., 1942. Relative importance of production expenses of Pennsylvania farms, 1934-1940. Masters. Pennsylvania State College. Available at: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/32982465.

Newcomer, H., 1936. Cost account records of vocational agricultural projects in Pennsylvania. Masters. Pennsylvania State College. Available at: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/33200215.

Parnell, G., 1938. Parnell’s digest of milk control law in Pennsylvania : thoroughly indexed and annotated with decisions of other states, with orders and forms, Newark  N.J.: Soney & Sage Co. Available at: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/9635482.

Pennsylvania Farmer, 1936. The Pennsylvania Farm Market., Pittsburgh: Pennsylvania Farmer. Available at: http://www.archive.org/details/pennsylvaniafarm00pitt.

Pennsylvania State College, School of Agriculture and Experiment Station, 19?? Farmers’ account book., State College, Pa.: Pennsylvania State College, School of Agriculture and Experiment Station. Available at: http://www.archive.org/details/farmersaccountbo00penn.

Rasmussen, F., Johnson, A.B. & Pennsylvania State Chamber of Commerce., 1919. Development of agriculture as an industry in Pennsylvania,, Harrisburg  Pa.: Pennsylvania State Chamber of Commerce. Available at: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/6677096.

Sloat, H., 1935. Study of eleven years of farm account books in Lancaster County, 1921-1931 inclusive. Masters. Pennsylvania State College. Available at: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/32982485.

Steele, H.B., 1937. Marketing milk cooperatively in the Pittsburgh area. Masters. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh. Available at: http://pittcat.pitt.edu/cgi-bin/Pwebrecon.cgi?BBRecID=1018248&v2=1&SEQ=20111206162340&PID=kv16uZL0m2Rks5t2fQ5mZuO1cfQY.

Stern, J, 1929. A study of the business practices of farmers’ local cooperative associations in Pennsylvania. Masters. Pennsylvania State College. Available at: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/33215305.

Stern, John & Pennsylvania State College., 1945. Brief course of study in agricultural cooperation, State College  Pa.: Pennsylvania State College  Dept. of Agricultural Education. Available at: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/34780068.

Taylor, F.W. & Commercial Exchange of Philadelphia (Pa), 1882. A protest by a member of the Commercial Exchange against the report of the committee appointed by order of the Commercial Exchange to inquire into the cause of the (so-called) decadence of the grain trade of Philadelphia, and remedies for same, Philadelphia: Craig, Finley & Co. Printers and Lithographers. Available at: http://www.archive.org/details/protestbymembero00tayl.

Tibbits, G., 1827. Memoir on the expediency and practicability, of improving or creating home markets for the sale of agricultural productions and raw materials by the introduction or growth of artizans and manufacturers, Philadelphia: J.R.A. Skerrett. Available at: http://www.archive.org/details/memoironexpedie00conggoog.

Welch, E., 1929. A study of some of the relationships existing between various phases of meat retailing and typical neighborhoods in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Masters. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh. Available at: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/3230794.

Whitacre, W.R. & Pennsylvania State University., 1943. The marketing of fruits and vegetables in the Wilkes-Barre area., State College, Pa.: The Pennsylvania State College, School of Agriculture, Department of Agricultural Economics. Available at: http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/009076629.

Ziegler, E. & Pennsylvania Dept. of Forests and Waters, 1935. Marketing forest products from Pennsylvania state forest lands, Harrisburg. Available at: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/21257092.