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THE154: Reading Dress: Agriculture & Industry

Fall 2018, K. Smith

Cotton Growth & Production

Cotton Manufacturing & Trade

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    --Diseases and pests 
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  • Cotton manufacture
  • Cotton gins and ginning
  • Cotton trade

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