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Vacant-lot cultivation

Speirs, Frederic William

Vacant-lot cultivation

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Published by The Charities review in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Frederic W. Speirs, Samuel McCune Lindsay, and Franklin B. Kirkbride.
SeriesStudies in the life of the poor,, no. 2
ContributionsLindsay, Samuel McCune, 1869-1960., Kirkbride, Franklin Butler, 1867-1955.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD1519.U5 S7
The Physical Object
Pagination30, [4] p.
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6969922M
LC Control Number06018238
OCLC/WorldCa5923055

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There have been vacant-lot gardens, school gardens, Depression-era relief gardens, victory gardens, and community gardens—each representing a consistent impulse to return to gardening during times of social and economic change. Land around the city that has been subdivided for speculative purposes is also to be placed under cultivation.

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