Louis Bromfield giving soil lecture   Save
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Description: Author-conservationist Louis Bromfield giving a lecture about soil at Malabar Farm, Richland County, Ohio, ca. 1940-1949. Bromfield (1896-1956) received the Pulitzer Prize for his book Early Autumn in 1927 and wrote 30 best-selling books during his 32-year literary career. In 1939, he created his dream, Malabar Farm, where he could demonstrate sound soil and water conservation practices and teach others about sustainable agriculture. View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: AL00642
Subjects: Agricultural conservation; Cultural Ohio--Education; Malabar Farm
Places: Lucas (Ohio); Richland County (Ohio)