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Thematic Framework

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History and Prehistory in the
National Park System and the
National Historic Landmarks Program

Thematic Representation: National Historic Landmarks
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III. Thematic Representation:
National Historic Landmarks

XI. Agriculture

A. Era of Adaptation, 1607-1763

     Espada Aqueduct, TX

B. Plantation Agriculture, 1607-1860

     Marlbourne (Edmund Ruffin Plantation), VA
     Mount Vernon, VA

C. Era of Subsistence Agriculture, 1763-1820

D. The Plantation Breaks Up, Sharecropping and Tenant Farming, 1860-

E. Agriculture as Business Enterprise Beyond Self-Sufficiency, 1820-

     Carlsbad Reclamation Project, NM
     John Deere Home and Shop, IL
     Farm House (Knapp-Wilson House), IA
     Langstroth Cottage, OH
     Cyrus McCormick Farm & Workshop, VA
     Justin S. Merrill Homestead, VT
     Morrow Plots, IL
     Senator Francis O. Newlands Home, NV
     Old Sugar Mill, HI
     Peavy-Haglin Experimental Concrete Grain Elevator, MN
     Porter Farm, TX
     Roosevelt Dam, AZ
     Elkanah Watson Home, NY
     Jethro Wood Home, NY

F. Farming on the East Coast for Local Markets (Dairying, Fruits, and Vegetables)

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