37th Congress, 3d Session House of Representatives Ex. Doc. No. 78

REPORT


of the


COMMISSIONER OF AGRICULTURE


for


THE YEAR 1862.





WASHINGTON:
Government Printing Office
1863.



Table of Contents

Beginning
Establishment of the United States Department of Agriculture
Main Report. Isaac Newtown.
Descriptions of Leading Popular Varieties of the Apple and Pear. author unnamed. pp. 163-193.
Climatology of American Grape Vines. James S. Lippincott. pp. 194-208.
The Grape. George Campbell. pp. 209-
Shelter and Protection of Orchards.