"Italian Chestnuts Replace Domestics"

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Title

"Italian Chestnuts Replace Domestics"

Subject

Chestnuts, Forests

Description

This article describes the rapid spread of the American chestnut blight and how the less-flavorful Italian chestnut has replaced the native tree because of the blight.

Source

James G.K. McClure, Jr. Collection, Southern Appalachian Archives, Mars Hill University

Publisher

Southern Appalachian Archives, Liston B. Ramsey Center for Appalachian Studies, Mars Hill University

Date

1924-12

Contributor

Farmers Federation

Rights

This image may be viewed, downloaded, and printed for personal and educational use, but any commercial use is prohibited without permission from the Southern Appalachian Archives, Mars Hill University. Questions may be directed to the Archivist at (828) 689-1262 or archives@mhu.edu.

Relation

Farmers Federation News, December 1924, page 16

Coverage

Western North Carolina

Files

Italian Chestnuts_1924_12_p16.jpg

Citation

“"Italian Chestnuts Replace Domestics",” Southern Appalachian Archives Mars Hill University, accessed May 23, 2024, https://southernappalachianarchives.org/items/show/470.