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From the Cotton Patch to the Pulpit By Lola Wheeler
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The 20th Century was young when Lola Marie Wheeler was born to a cotton farmer and his sickly wife in rural Mississippi. You will see through Lola’s eyes the growing pains of a nation,... More > changing from a heavily agrarian society to a strongly urban nation. Her generation saw the United States progress from horses and buggies to space ships. Through her you will feel the want and need of the great depression, the excitement of the 1927 Mississippi flood, the heartache of blended families when death has separated and there is no love to heal. Like an unfolding flower, Lola develops from a shy, insecure, young cotton picker to a bold minister of the gospel of Jesus Christ, who prays and miracles happen, who preaches and people’s lives are changed.< Less
From the Cotton Field to the Cotton Mill: A Study of the Industrial Transition in North Carolina By Holland Thompson
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THE author has spent the greater part of his life in the section described. While living in a rapidly growing mill town ten years ago, the sight of scores of wagons transferring scanty household... More > goods from farmhouses to factory tenements awakened his interest in the sudden transformation of farmers into factory operatives.< Less
From the Cotton Field to the Cotton Mill: A Study of the Industrial Transition in North Carolina By Holland Thompson
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THE author has spent the greater part of his life in the section described. While living in a rapidly growing mill town ten years ago, the sight of scores of wagons transferring scanty household... More > goods from farmhouses to factory tenements awakened his interest in the sudden transformation of farmers into factory operatives. His interest in the problem has cost much time and trouble. He has read everything available upon the subject, has sifted and compared dozens of statistical tables, and has compiled others. He has visited many mills, has talked with dozens of mill owners, managers, superintendents, overseers, and operatives. The children in the mill, at school or upon the streets, and the parents at home have not been overlooked. The teachers, ministers, and church workers in the mill villages have helped. The business men, the officers of the law, the farmers, and the laborers, black and white, all have added something.< Less
From the Cotton Field to the Cotton Mill: A Study of the Industrial Transition in North Carolina By Holland Thompson
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THE author has spent the greater part of his life in the section described. While living in a rapidly growing mill town ten years ago, the sight of scores of wagons transferring scanty household... More > goods from farmhouses to factory tenements awakened his interest in the sudden transformation of farmers into factory operatives. His interest in the problem has cost much time and trouble. He has read everything available upon the subject, has sifted and compared dozens of statistical tables, and has compiled others. He has visited many mills, has talked with dozens of mill owners, managers, superintendents, overseers, and operatives. The children in the mill, at school or upon the streets, and the parents at home have not been overlooked. The teachers, ministers, and church workers in the mill villages have helped. The business men, the officers of the law, the farmers, and the laborers, black and white, all have added something.< Less
Forty Acres and a Mule By Oscar Reagan
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A boy's view of life in the cotton fields of Louisiana during the Great Depression.
Stanley's Story Volume Two: Adventures 1963 to 1979 By Stanley Challenger Graham
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The second volume of Stanley Graham's memoirs. It covers trucking, the dairy industry, cattle wagon driving, the farmers of south west Scotland and the transition from trucking to being engineer in... More > charge of the last steam-driven mill in Barnoldswick. Closing the shed down, redundancy and further education. Fully illustrated and indexed. 416 pages.< Less
Stanley's Story Volume 2 By Stanley Graham
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The second volume of Stanley Graham's memoirs. It covers trucking, the dairy industry, cattle wagon driving, the farmers of south west Scotland and the transition from trucking to being engineer in... More > charge of the last steam-driven mill in Barnoldswick. Closing the shed down, redundancy and further education. Fully illustrated and indexed. 416 pages.< Less
Stanley's Story Volume 2 By Stanley Graham
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The second volume of Stanley Graham's memoirs. It covers trucking, the dairy industry, cattle wagon driving, the farmers of south west Scotland and the transition from trucking to being engineer in... More > charge of the last steam-driven mill in Barnoldswick. Closing the shed down, redundancy and further education. Fully illustrated and indexed. 416 pages.< Less
Transient: The Tommy Bookmark Story By Milton Southerland
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The story takes place in the early 1900's in the area of northwest Georgia. It is a work of fiction flavored by the events of the author's childhood. Family, faith and duty guided Tommy Bookmark in... More > his life's journey. He was a farmer, a writer, a soldier and a sheriff. Hard fisted and tender hearted, Tommy fought for a good place for his family to live. He was a transient until he met a farmers daughter and fell in love with her and the life of a farmer.< Less
Transient: The Tommy Bookmark Story By Milton Southerland
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The story takes place in the early 1900's in the area of northwest Georgia. It is a work of fiction flavored by the events of the author's childhood. Family, faith and duty guided Tommy Bookmark in... More > his life's journey. He was a farmer, a writer, a soldier and a sheriff. Hard fisted and tender hearted, Tommy fought for a good place for his family to live. He was a transient until he met a farmers daughter and fell in love with her and the life of a farmer.< Less