Discusses the second quarter of the nineteenth century in its various aspects including political, social, and cultural.John Deere (1804-86), a Vermont blacksmith by trade, introduced the steel plow in 1837. With the use of steel, soil would not stick to the mouldboard a the part that turns the soil over. Deere later established a plant in Moline, Illinois, whichanbsp;...
|Title||:||America and the Jacksonian era, 1825-1850|
|Author||:||Fon Wyman Boardman|
|Publisher||:||Henry Z. Walck, Inc. - 1975|