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Farmers--United States--Economic conditions

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Althea R. Sherman collection

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 32792030000404]
Identifier: MS-0462
Scope and Content The collection (1913-1952, undated) primarily contains reprints of published articles written by Althea Sherman. The articles present Sherman's studies on the house wren, sparrow hawk, hummingbirds, bird conservation, and other topics of related interest. Also included is an article by Margaret Morse Nice reflecting on correspondence between Sherman and herself and a copy of Iowa Bird Life (June 1943) containing a thorough biography of Sherman written by Mrs....
Dates: 1913-1952, undated

American Agriculture Movement records

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 32792030000412]
Identifier: MS-0463
Abstract

Organization formed in 1977 in response to Congressional legislation entailing four years of farm prices below the cost of production. In many states, farmers organized protests, strikes, pickets, boycotts, and marches on state capitols and on Washington, D.C. (1977-1979). Collection includes a historical calendar, newsletters, press releases, correspondence, and news clippings.

Dates: 1978-2011, undated