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M-551 American Agriculturist Appeal for Subscribers

ABSTRACT: Broadside appealing for subscribers to the American Agriculturist, 1862.

SCOPE: This broadside presents an appeal for subscribers to the American Agriculturist, dated December 1st, 1862. The document includes a letter from Orange Judd, the owner and publisher of the periodical, in which he describes the publication’s success and the challenges of a shortage of cotton for printing paper. The document also includes a blank form for new and renewing subscriber information.

EXTENT: One page.

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Preferred Citation note: The preferred citation for this collection is “From the Special Collections of the St. Louis Mercantile Library at the University of Missouri – St. Louis."