Box 72


Contains 1 Collection or Record:

Agricultural Experiment Station. File folders pertain to a Civil Works Administration project to record tax delinquencies, mortgage foreclosures and farm land values in Nevada counties. The purpose of this project was to collect economic information of special interest to farm communities and to provide temporary employment to workers during the Depression, 1932-1935.

 File — Box: 72
Scope and Contents Records are arranged into three divisions, the College of Agriculture, the Cooperative Extension Service, and the Agricultural Experiment Station. Records include correspondence with the deans and directors of the divisions; correspondence with university presidents and county agents; information of the Newlands Project, and the Nevada Farm Bureau; project reports; information on personnel; budgets; experiment record books; letterpress books; photographs; maps and graphs. Also included are...