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20th century cotton experiences

Robert Lee Scarborough

20th century cotton experiences

the boll weevil story, 1920-1990

by Robert Lee Scarborough

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Published by Sumter Printing Co. in [Sumter?, S.C.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scarborough, Robert Lee.,
  • Cotton growing -- South Carolina -- History.,
  • Boll weevil -- South Carolina -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 77).

    Other titlesTwentieth century cotton experiences
    StatementRobert Lee Scarborough.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB249 .S364 1999
    The Physical Object
    Pagination80 p. :
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16785447M
    LC Control Number00265832

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