6 items found
Tags: African-American farmers
Title Identifier Creator To Date Numeric Type Subject
David Franklin Houston to Hon. Tom D. McKeownA020818Houston, David Franklin, 1866-19401918 February 2619180226TextAfrican-Americans--segregation
Creator:Houston, David Franklin, 1866-1940
Date:1918 February 26
Description:Secretary of Agriculture responds to a congressman's request about employing African American farm demonstrators in Oklahoma.
Efforts to Aid the NegroPI000000Unknown No date99999999TextAfrican-Americans--segregation
Date:No date
Description:Undated description of efforts to aid African-Americans through the Bureau of Education of the Department of the Interior and the Department of Agriculture.
Emmett J. Scott to TM CampbellPI060618Scott, Emmett J. (Emmett Jay), 1873-1957Campbell, Thomas M. (Thomas Monroe), 1883-19561918 June 619180606TextAfrican-Americans--segregation
Creator:Scott, Emmett J. (Emmett Jay), 1873-1957
To:Campbell, Thomas M. (Thomas Monroe), 1883-1956
Date:1918 June 6
Description:African American farmers of the South who are cooperating with the US Saturday Service League are providing a great service.
How the Negro Can Help Make Food Win the WarTI00245US Food Administration1918 April 19180499TextAfrican-Americans--segregation
Creator:US Food Administration
Date:1918 April
Description:Pamphlet produced by the United States Food Administration urging people to eat cornmeal in place of wheat and beans, fish, and poultry in place of meat.
Win The War by Working Six Days per WeekTI00246US Saturday Service League1918 April 219180402TextAfrican-Americans--segregation
Creator:US Saturday Service League
Date:1918 April 2
Description:US Saturday Service League wants to change the practice of farmers taking Saturdays off in order to raise more food and feed.
WT Andrews to Clarence OusleyA062918Andrews, W. T. (William Trent), 1864-Ousley, Clarence, 1863-19481918 June 2919180629TextAfrican-Americans--segregation
Creator:Andrews, W. T. (William Trent), 1864-
To:Ousley, Clarence, 1863-1948
Date:1918 June 29
Description:Petition for a African American representative in the Agricultural Department to serve black farmers.