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Photographs Documenting Farming Activities and Rural Life, compiled 1934 - 1945

ARC Identifier 3955391 / Local Identifier 145-AAA-A

Series from Record Group 145: Records of the Farm Service Agency, 1904 - 1983

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Creator(s):Department of Agriculture. War Food Administration. Agricultural Adjustment Agency. (04/19/1943 - 06/29/1945)
Type(s) of Archival Materials:Photographs and other Graphic Materials
Contact(s):

National Archives at College Park - Still Pictures (RD-DC-S), National Archives at College Park, 8601 Adelphi Road, College Park, MD, 20740-6001. PHONE: 301-837-0561; FAX: 301-837-3621; EMAIL: stillpix@nara.gov.

 
Inclusive Dates:1934 - 1945
Part Of:Record Group 145: Records of the Farm Service Agency, 1904 - 1983
Arrangement:Arranged by media type (prints and negatives) and thereunder in accordance with an agency-assigned numbering sequence, which corresponds roughly to the chronology of photographic coverage.
Function and Use:The Agricultural Adjustment Agency (AAA) accumulated these photographs from existing files of other Department of Agriculture components, other civilian and military agencies, and commercial organizations. They were intended to augment the visual resources assembled by AAA for use in publications, exhibits and other public relations projects.
Access Restriction(s):Unrestricted
Use Restriction(s):Unrestricted
Specific Records Type(s):Photographs
Numbering Note:There are two numbering systems. Requests for photographic prints in this series must include the record group number, series designator, folder number and the agency-assigned item number. (Example=145-AAA-A-1-289). Requests for photographic negatives in this series must include the record group number, series designator and the agency-assigned item number. (Example=145-AAA-A-601).
 
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Lifecycle Tracking Information 
Accession Number(s):NC3-016-76-1

 

 
 

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