Changes in the South Carolina Sea Island Cotton Industry

  title={Changes in the South Carolina Sea Island Cotton Industry},
  author={Charles F. Kovacik and Robert Emmett Mason},
  journal={Southeastern Geographer},
  pages={104 - 77}
Agriculture has been a principal component in the development of the regional character and landscape of the South and its various subregions. Even though geographers have made considerable progress over the past forty years in assessing the evolution and significance of southern agriculture, some subregions and their specialized crops have been neglected. One such crop is Sea Island cotton which was grown within a limited area in the Low Country of South Carolina. While the Low Country is… 

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