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Title: Southern Cultivator

Alternate Title: Dixie Farmer
City: Atlanta, Georgia  Country: United States
Frequency: Monthly
Language: English
Subject/Audience: Farm

Available in the following formats/locations:
Format: Online   
Online Collection: American Periodicals Series Online  [Access restricted to UIUC affiliates.]
Summary Dates: 1843 – 1906
Detailed Dates: 

Format: Print   Call Number: 630.5Soc
Location: Newspaper Storage- Oak St.. Ask staff at HPNL (246 Main Library) for assistance.
Notes: Founded as a semi-monthly by J. W. and W. S. Jones in Augusta in 1843, the Southern Cultivator was "devoted to southern agriculture, designed to improve the mind and elevate the character of the tillers of the soil, and to introduce a more enlightened system of culture." It moved to Athens after the war, and then to Atlanta, changing its frequency of issue, absorbing a number of other farm journals, and adding the title of one of them, the Dixie Farmer, to its own in 1886.
Summary Dates: 1843 – 1935
Detailed Dates:   1843-1850:v.1-8; 1868-1876:v.25-34; 1915-1935:v.73-93. Some Issues Missing

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