A new deal for America : proceedings from a National Conference on New Deal Communities / edited by Bryan Ward.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-152965

Description

viii, 182 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.

Details

Descriptive Terms

New Deal, 1933-1939
Rural development
History

Originator

Ward, Bryan.
Arthurdale Heritage, Inc.
National Conference on New Deal Communities (1994 : Arthurdale, W. Va.)

Contents

Scott's Run : America's symbol of the depression in the coal fields / Ronald L. Lewis -- You get what you pay for : the political economy of health care delivery on Scott's Run, 1920-1935 / Sandra Barney -- Arthurdale revisited : when subsistence farming made sense / Paul K. Conkin -- Arthurdale : an overview / Stephen Haid -- First lady/first homestead / Lois Scharf -- Elsie Clapp and progressive education / Sam Stack -- Subsistence homesteads in the West / Harry C. McDean -- Documenting Arthurdale : looking at New Deal photography / Robert L. Reid.

Publication

[Arthurdale, W. Va.] : Arthurdale Heritage, Inc.

Description

viii, 182 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references.
Rodris Roth Library.

Call Number

Roth F249.A78 N38 1995

Material Type

Congresses.

Places

West Virginia Arthurdale
West Virginia Scott's Run
Arthurdale (W. Va.)
Scott's Run (W. Va.)