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American Farm Bureau Federation


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

John Andrew Simpson Collection

Identifier: WHC-M-567
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Correspondence (1917-1934) with Simpson regarding Oklahoma Farmers' Union and National Farmers' Union policies, issues and activities, including financial papers and meeting minutes of both organizations, and Simpson's nomination for the office of U.S. Secretary of Agriculture in Franklin Roosevelt's first cabinet. Correspondents include Franklin Roosevelt, Huey P. Long, Henry Morgenthau, James A. Farley and Elmer Thomas. Also in the collection are diaries (1924-1934), transcripts of radio and other speeches (1919-1933), clippings (n.d.) and newspapers (1917-1934) all relating to farm topics.
Dates: 1917-1934

Oklahoma Farm Bureau Collection

 Collection — Box: O-2
Identifier: WHC-M-451
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Typescripts (1948-1954) regarding the history of the Oklahoma Farm Bureau, of proposed legislation in Oklahoma affecting agriculture, of a letter from the State bureau to Oklahoma county bureaus regarding the condition of Oklahoma agriculture, and of an analysis (ca. 1954) of the Oklahoma State Department (Board of) Agriculture. Oklahoma Farm Bureau Photograph Collection also in repository.
Dates: 1937-1954