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Coker, David Robert

Peter A. Coclanis

in American National Biography Online

Published online October 2007 | e-ISBN: 9780198606697 | DOI:

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Coker, David Robert (20 November 1870–28 November 1938), pioneering southern agribusinessman and rural reformer, was born in what later became the town of Hartsville in the so-called Pee Dee area of northeastern South Carolina. He was the third son born to James Lide Coker...

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Subjects: Agriculture and Farming

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