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The round barn. [Volume one, Silo and barn, milkhouse, milk routes] : a biography of an American farm

Author: Jacqueline Jackson
Publisher: Beloit, WI : Beloit College Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"One hundred years ago, in 1911, Wesson J. Dougan finished building an innovative round barn on his dairy near Beloit, Wisconsin. He christened the new building by posting his philosophy of farming on the silo at the center of the barn. This books tells an authentic, sometimes gritty, often humorous story of how the Dougans worked to achieve those aims."--Page 4 of cover.
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Genre/Form: Anecdotes
Named Person: Duggan family; Wesson J Dougan
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jacqueline Jackson
ISBN: 9781884941184 1884941184
OCLC Number: 761209882
Notes: Volume and part name from cover.
Description: xxvii, 539 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: Book one: the silo, the barn --
Book two: the milkhouse --
Book three: milk routes.
Other Titles: Biography of an American farm
Round barn : silo and barn, milkhouse, milk routes
Responsibility: Jacqueline Dougan Jackson.

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"One hundred years ago, in 1911, Wesson J. Dougan finished building an innovative round barn on his dairy near Beloit, Wisconsin. He christened the new building by posting his philosophy of farming on the silo at the center of the barn. This books tells an authentic, sometimes gritty, often humorous story of how the Dougans worked to achieve those aims."--Page 4 of cover.

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