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After the great war is over

After the great war is over
Date: 1917
This promotional brochure argues that the construction of good roads in the United States will enhance agricultural productivity and economic development in the aftermath of World War I.


Arthur Capper

Arthur Capper
Date: 1920-1929
A portrait of Arthur Capper who owned several newspapers including Cappers Weekly and two radio stations. He was active in politics and served as Kansas Governor from 1915 to 1919 and United States Senator from 1919 to 1949. The portrait is autographed to his personal friend Art Schultz.


Expositions, Centennials, Conventions; National Farmer's Congress

Expositions, Centennials, Conventions; National Farmer's Congress
Creator: Kansas. Governor (1885-1889 : Martin)
Date: 1885-1888
These letters, spanning 1885 to 1888, are from the Farmer's National Association and other individuals regarding the Farmer's National Congress to Kansas Governor John Martin. The letters cover multiple annual Farmer's National Congress. Most of the letters discuss the appointment of delegates as well as the acceptance of the appointment. Some letters explain the Farmer's National Congress for each year. A shortened version of the Constitution of the Farmer's Congress of the U.S. is also among the letters.


Farm Security Administration clients

Farm Security Administration clients
Creator: Lee, Russell
Date: August 1939
Four photographs showing Farm Security Administration clients in Sheridan and Hamilton Counties, Kansas. One image is a husband and wife with 6 sons and 5 daughters in the interior of their home.


Governor Clyde M. Reed correspondence, Federal Farm Loans

Governor Clyde M. Reed correspondence, Federal Farm Loans
Creator: Kansas. Governor (1929-1931 : Reed)
Date: 1930
This file includes subject correspondence relating to Federal Farm Loans which is part of a bigger collection of Governor Clyde M. Reed correspondence.


Governor Clyde M. Reed correspondence, Livestock Department

Governor Clyde M. Reed correspondence, Livestock Department
Creator: Kansas. Governor (1929-1931 : Reed)
Date: 1929-1931
This file includes subject correspondence relating to the Livestock Department and Farm Board. This file is part of a bigger collection of Governor Clyde M. Reed correspondence.


Livestock Matters

Livestock Matters
Creator: Kansas. Governor (1879-1883: Glick)
Date: 1883-1885
These letters are from various individuals across Kansas regarding livestock matters to Kansas Governor G. W. Glick. The topics of the letters include requesting information on cattle, diseases in and vaccinations for animals, legislation, taxing livestock, and requesting vets to examine livestock. Kansas ranked third in the nation in cattle population by 1890, a position it held for several decades. Although this phase of the industry has been given a great deal of attention, raising and caring for various kinds of animals has long been a vital part of the general farm industry.


Remarks given by the Honorable John Carlin, Governor of Kansas at the Economic Outlook Conference, Lawrence, Kansas

Remarks given by the Honorable John Carlin, Governor of Kansas at the Economic Outlook Conference, Lawrence, Kansas
Creator: Carlin, John, 1940-
Date: November 02, 1979
Governor John Carlin provides an assessment of the Kansas economy in a speech to the Economic Outlook Conference. He expresses optimism about economic growth in the state but concern about inflation, a decline in the availability of credit, and a labor shortage. Carlin outlines his administration's plans to address Kansas' economic challenges. He emphasizes the need to expand international trade and highlights his August 1979 trade mission to China.


Testimony of the Honorable John Carlin, Governor of Kansas before the Committee on Agriculture, U.S. House of Representatives

Testimony of the Honorable John Carlin, Governor of Kansas before the Committee on Agriculture, U.S. House of Representatives
Date: April 29, 1980
This is Governor John Carlin testimony before the U.S. House Agriculture Committee about the farm financial crisis impacting the Midwest and Upper Great Plains. He points out that farmers were hurt by declining crop and livestock prices, rising fuel prices, high interest rates, and the unavailability of credit. Carlin proposes that the federal government offer farmers advances on commodity loans for the 1980 crop year to help alleviate the immediate crisis.


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