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Guide to the Records of the National Advisory Commission on Rural Poverty, Series VII
 

Accession Number: 15
The Records of the National Advisory Commission on Rural Poverty
1966-1967
3.3 Linear Feet
Online Catalog Record (BANC)

Overview
History
Series Description
Series I - Commission Notebooks
Series II - Correspondence and General Information
Series III - Transcripts of Hearings
Series IV - Miscellaneous Reports and Technical Papers
Series V - Draft Report: Poverty in Rural America
Series VI - Report: The People Left Behind
Series VII - Miscellany

Access and Use:

Provenance: These papers represent the Commission-related papers of Francis S. Hutchins, a member of the National Advisory Commission on Rural Poverty (NACRP) and a former president of Berea College. President Hutchins placed these records in the Berea College Archives, and the files were opened for research in September of 1978.

Preferred Citation: The Records of the National Advisory Commission on Rural Poverty, Berea College Special Collections & Archives, Berea, Ky.

Series Description
8 Manuscript Boxes

Series VII Miscellany Boxes 7-8

An assortment of pamphlets and miscellaneous items related to the subject of poverty are included in this series.

Box 7, continued

  1. Office of Economic Opportunity. Catalog of Federal Programs for Individual and Community Improvement, pamphlet, and copy of correspondence
  2. Task Force on Economic Growth and Opportunity. The Concept of Poverty. [2 copies] Chambers of Commerce of the United States.
  3. Resolutions Committee, UAW 9th Consitutional Convention. Report #4. United Auto Workers.
  4. Fay Bennett. “The Condition of Farm Workers and Small Farms in 1965: A Report to the Board of Directors of the Natioinal Sharecroppers Fund."
  5. Appalachian Regional Commission. Appalachia. U.S. Government Printing Office, 1964.

Box 8

  1. Statements presented at the Hearing of National Advisory Commission on Food and Fiber, 1966.
  2. Sam F. Parigu. “The Tennessee Pilot Farm Management Projects, Employment Service Review, Jun 1966, 2-page rpt.
  3. Terry Sanford. “Poverty’s Challenge to the States,”Law and Contemporary Problems, 1966;31:77-89.
  4. William J. Page, Jr. & Earl E. Huyck. “Appalachia: Realities of Deprivation,”Health Education and Welfare Indicators, Jun1964: vi-xxviii.
  5. “Appalachia Hillside Pasture,” U.S. Department of Agriculture Leaflet #543, 1966.
  6. Alan R. Bird. “Poverty in Rural Areas of the United States,” Agriculture Economics Report # 63, 1964.
  7. Agriculture Economics Research 20(1), 1968.
  8. “A Typical Community Development District.” U.S. Department of Agriculture, 1966.
  9. Alan R. Bird. “Development and Anti-poverty Work- An Exploration of Questions Relating to Rural People.” U.S. Department of Agriculture, 1967.
  10. A Report on “Students and Poverty: A workshop to examine the opportunities for service to poor people,” held at West Virginia State College, 1967.
  11. Economic Development Division. Rural People in the American Economy. Agricultural Economy Report # 101, U.S. Department of Agriculture,1966.
  12. “Technical Assistance to Business”- University of Kentucky leaflet.
  13. Robert B. Choate and Lorraine W. Frank. National Conference on Poverty in the Southwest: A Summary Report. The Choate Foundation, 1965.
  14. “Legal Services Program in Rural Community Action”- Office of Economic Opportunity leaflet
  15. “Food Distribution in Rural Community Action” - Office of Economic Opportunity leaflet
  16. “Rural Youth Opportunity Center in Rural Community Action” - Office of Economic Opportunity leaflet
  17. “Remedial Reading in Rural Community Action” - Office of Economic Opportunity leaflet
  18. “Agriculture Program in Rural Community Action” - Office of Economic Opportunity leaflet
  19. “Neighborhood Youth Corps in Rural Community Action” - Office of Economic Opportunity leaflet
  20. “Family Counseling in Rural Community Action” - Office of Economic Opportunity leaflet
  21. “Home Food Production in Rural Community Action” - Office of Economic Opportunity leaflet
  22. “Migrant Worker Programs in Rural Community Action” - Office of Economic Opportunity Report
  23. “Older People on Rural Community Action” - Office of Economic Opportunity
  24. “Credit Unions in Rural Community Action” - Office of Economic Opportunity
  25. “Cooperatives in Rural Community Action” - Office of Economic Opportunity
  26. NACRP hearings at Berea College on Jan. 21, 1967: Two reel to reel recordings, SC OR 480, 001 & 002.

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