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National Crisis Action Rally records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0436

Scope and Content

The collection (1985) contains newspaper and magazine articles about the National Crisis Action Rally. There are also copies of speeches that were presented at the rally as well as related background information about the event.

Dates

  • 1985

Language of Materials

English

Access Restrictions

Open for research.

Use/Re-use Restrictions

Consult Special Collections and University Archives

Biography/Profile

The National Crisis Action Rally was held at Hilton Coliseum in Ames, Iowa, on February 27th, 1985. The rally was meant to draw the attention of lawmakers in Washington, D.C. to the growing plight of the American farmer. 15,000 people took part in the event, along with newspaper and television media from around the country.

Extent

0.21 Linear Feet (1 half-document box)

Arrangement

The collection is organized Alphabetically.

Items in related collections

MS-0482. Farm Crisis Committee records, 1979-2008, undated

Processing Information

Released on 2018-11-01.

Title
MS-0436. National Crisis Action Rally records, 1985
Date
December 12, 2018
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and University Archives Repository

Contact:
403 Parks Library
701 Morrill Road
Iowa State University
Ames Iowa 50011-2102 United States
(515) 294-6672