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Transactions of the Wisconsin State Horticultural Society, including addresses and papers presented, and proceedings at the summer and winter meetings of the year 1878-9

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Wisconsin State Horticultural Society. Case, F. W., Editor
Transactions of the Wisconsin State Horticultural Society, including addresses and papers presented, and proceedings at the summer and winter meetings of the year 1878-9
Vol. VIII and IX
Madison, Wisconsin: David Atwood, State Printer, 1879 [covers 1878/1879]

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[Title page] Transactions of the Wisconsin State Horticultural Society, including addresses and papers presented, and proceedings at the summer and winter meetings of the year 1878-9, pp. [1]-[2]

Letter of transmittal, Case, F. W. pp. [3]-6

Contents, pp. [7]-8

List of officers, 1879, p. 9

Members, 1879, pp. 10-11

Fruit lists, pp. 12-13

Act of reorganization of the State Horticultural Society, pp. 14-15

Constitution and by-laws, pp. 15-16

Papers and discussions at the summer meeting of the Wisconsin State Horticultural Society. Held at Baraboo, June 12 and 13, 1878, p. [17]

President's address, Smith, J. M. pp. [17]-23

horticulture on the farm, Arnold, A. A. pp. 24-31

Run ye not after strange gods, Williams, I. H. pp. 31-38

Production of new varieties of fruit, Stickney, J. S. pp. 38-42

Garden revelations, Lewis, H. M. pp. 42-50

Conserving our fruits, Plumb, J. C. pp. 51-55

Flowers, Arnold, Mary D. pp. 56-68

Meeting for discussion at the fair, pp. 69-74

Transactions at annual meeting, pp. [75]-77

Opening address, pp. 78-86

Report of the secretary, pp. 87-96

Fruit districts, pp. 96-102

Reports from fruit districts, pp. 102-118

Treasurer's report, Anderson, Matt. pp. 118-119

[Report of the superintendent at the fair], pp. 119-123

Premiums awarded in the fruit and flower department of state fair of 1878, pp. 123-131

[Election of officers], pp. 131-133

Report of the committee on fruit on exhibition, pp. 133-134

Horticultural addresses, papers and discussions before the joint convention, at the annual meeting of the society, held at Madison, February 4-7, 1879, p. 135

Shall we continue to experiment with new varieties of strawberries?, Smith, J. M. pp. 135-147

Humbugs, Kellogg, George J. pp. 148-158

Blight, Adams, B. F. pp. 158-168

How to raise grapes, Hofer, A. F. pp. 168-178

Conditions of hardiness, Plumb, J. C. pp. 178-185

A winter month in northern Georgia, Searing, E. pp. 185-194

Varieties of apples adapted to the northwest, Phillips, A. J. pp. 194-199

Propagation of new and hardy varieties of apples, Gideon, Peter M. pp. 199-203

A plea for tree planting, Warder, Jno A. pp. 203-211

Plant development and training, Periam, Jonathan pp. 211-227

Plea for state aid, Stickney, J. S. pp. 227-230

Insects injurious to the apple and grape, Hoy, P. H. pp. 230-241

Training and pruning the grape vine, Greenman, C. H. pp. 241-245

Dahlias, Huntley, D. pp. 246-249

Thoreau's life of labor and study in the woods, Lewis, H. M. pp. 249-256

Flowers for all , Ayres, D. C. pp. 256-259

How to maintain interest in local societies, Reynolds, Werden pp. 259-269

Entomological notes, pp. 270-310

Northern seedling apples, Plumb, J. C. pp. 311-314

Reports of local societies, Reynolds, Werden, et al. pp. 315-340

Statistics in relation to fruit and timber, pp. 341-342

Summary of meteorological observations for the years 1869-1878, pp. 342-347

Index, pp. [348]-350 ff.


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