United States--Rural conditions
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Multiple Containers
Abstract The Center for Rural Affairs was organized as a non-profit organization in 1973 as a response to the closing of federal anti-poverty programs under the Nixon presidency. While the Center advocated for rural interests in politics, they also established experiments in clean energy, lobbied for changes in rural healthcare, and looked to improve the overall welfare of rural Americans. The collection consists of project reports, newsletters, correspondence, annual reports, publications,...
Dates: 1855-2006, undated
Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 32792029996950]
Scope and Content This collection (1970-1982, undated) contains brochures and programs from Rural America’s first and third National Conferences, a list of board members, correspondence, memorandums, publications, annual reports, and housing reports. Much of the collection includes records from the Rural Housing Alliance. The annual reports are by Rural America, the Rural Housing Alliance, and American Friends Service Committee (a Quaker organization committed to social justice, peace, and humanitarian...
Dates: 1970-1982, undated