Historical Material, 1911, ca. 1914-20, 1932-43 | University of Illinois Archives
Series Number: 8/3/14
Volume: 0.1 cubic feet
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Description: Material relating to the history of extension work including a scrapbook of newspaper articles on the Department of Agricultural Extension "Educational Trolley" which toured central Illinois (1911); speeches and articles on the growth of farm advisory and extension work in Illinois, rural youth, local leadership development, extension work and town people, and the role of the University in the development of the Farm Bureau (ca. 1914-20); and circulars and newspaper clippings relating to extension program planning, federal extension and farm relief policies, extension conferences, Farm Bureau (1932-43), and a 1992 photograph and joint resolution relating to adult education programs supported by CES, Illinois Community Colleges, Illinois Agricultural Association, and Illinois State Board of Education.