Max C. Fleischmann College of Agriculture Cooperative Extension Service Records

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0089

Scope and Content

The Records of the Max C. Flieschmann College of Agriculture Cooperative Extension Service include a variety of reports created by Cooperative Extension. These reports may include Agricultural Extension Service publications, blueprints, correspondence, maps, 4-H Camp newsletters, newspaper clippings, and miscellaneous reports.

The narrative reports by the agents provide information on the programs offered to the state's population and document the years of depression, war, and post-war adjustment, and contain numerous photographs of rural Nevada towns, communities and inhabitants. The reports cover agricultural activities such as dairy, poultry, pest management, 4-H Club work, and home economics, including nutrition and sanitation. In many of the reports, local residents are named.

Dates

  • 1920-1952

Creator

Restrictions

This collection is open for research.

Administrative History

The Max C. Fleischmann College of Agriculture Cooperative Extension...

Extent

8 Cubic Feet

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The Records of the Max C. Fleischmann College of Agriculture Cooperative Extension Service include a variety of reports created by Cooperative Extension. These reports may include Agricultural Extension Service publications, blueprints, correspondence, maps, 4-H Camp newsletters, newspaper clippings, and miscellaneous reports.

Arrangement

The Max C. Fleischmann College of Agriculture Cooperative Extension Service Records are divided into the following series:

Series 1: Annual County or District Narrative Reports

Series 2: Annual State of Nevada Reports

Series 3: Miscellaneous Records and Annual Reports

Separated Materials

Photographs were transferred to University Archives Photo Collection as collection number UNRA-P1749. An additional group of photographs were transferred to the Special Collections Photo Collection as collection number UNRS-P1988-66 and may be enlarged duplicates of photographs appearing in the various AC 0089 reports.
Title
A Guide to the Max C. Fleischmann College of Agriculture Cooperative Extension Service Records
Status
Completed
Author
Betty Glass
Date
July 2013
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. University Archives Repository

Contact:
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