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The American Agriculturist - Page 129
1843
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Transactions of the New-York State Agricultural Society for the ..., Volume 17

New York State Agricultural Society - 1858
...independence of this country, to the same point, in the utterance of the truthful and memorable words, "Agriculture is the most healthful, the most useful, and the most noble employment of man." There is an intellectual stir and activity in this country, which is fast progressing among the cultivators...
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Transactions of the New-York State Agricultural Society for the ..., Volume 20

New York State Agricultural Society - 1861
...opinion entertained by the revered name of WASHINGTON of this calling, he remarked " That agriculture la the most healthful, the most useful, and the most noble employment of man." These words of wisdom should be studied and duly appreciated by every cultivator of the soil, and they...
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The American Agriculturist, Volume 2

1843
...DESIGNED TO IMPROVE THE PLANTER, THE FARMER, THE STOCKBREEDER, AND THE HORTICULTURIST. AGH1CULTURE IS THE MOST HEALTHFUL, THE MOST USEFUL, AND THE MOST NOBLE EMPLOYMENT OF MAN._WA9HIHOTOII. AB ALLEN, EDITOR. VOL. IL NEW YORK: PUBLISHED BY SAXTON & MILES, 205 BROADWAY. 1843....
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The American Agriculturist, Volume 3

1845
...Correspoudents, dec., ( Review of the Market, ....... S3) 2» 1W1 > »H 30JiT J}•* 315 Sll SI! si; Sll 320 Agriculture is the most healthful, the most useful,...most noble employment of Man.— Washington. VOL. III. NEW YORK, NOVEMBER, 1844. NO. XI. AB ALLEN, Editor. SAXTON & MILES, Publishers, 205 Broadway ARABIAN...
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The Magazine of Horticulture, Botany, and All Useful Discoveries ..., Volume 11

1845
...countenance seems, from the canvas, [here the President pointed to Stuart's portrait,] to repeat again—" It is the most healthful, the most useful, and the most noble employment of man." Horticulture and Floriculture, and their kindred branches, are but higher and more advanced departments...
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Fisher's National Magazine and Industrial Record, Volume 1

1846
...the representation of an agricultural scene, with the motto from the writings of Washington that " Agriculture is the most healthful, the most useful, and the most noble employment of man.". The contents of this volume are pleasingly varied, being both descriptive and practical. There is a...
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The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine, Volume 31

Charles Fenno Hoffman, Lewis Gaylord Clark, Timothy Flint, Kinahan Cornwallis, John Holmes Agnew - 1848
...more congenial to my present taste; a pursuit which has been rightly characterized by WASHINGTON as the most healthful, the most useful, and the most noble employment of man — the cultivation of the soil. ' And now comes one of the most trying moments of my chequered life...
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Annual Report of the American Institute of the City of New York

American Institute of the City of New York - 1849
...illustrious Washington — an opinion among the very last communicated to his fellow-countryman — that "agriculture is the most healthful, the most useful, and the most noble employment of man." It has been well observed, that "that great man knew, and all great men know, that the cultivation...
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Martin and the Miller

1865 - 178 pages
...them, and entered by the adjacent door. " This was what Washington said," continued the miller : " 'Agriculture is the most healthful, the most useful, and the most noble employment of man.' A truer remark was, I think, never made." " I used to dislike farming," said Martin, " and thought...
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Agriculture of Pennsylvania, Volume 11

1888
...the world. It is the most ancient and the most important of industries. It was Washington who said: "Agriculture is the most healthful, the most useful and the most noble employment of man." We have in the United States, according to the census of 1880, a population of 50,155,783. We have...
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