Nelson J. Smith Farm Records, 1942-79
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Brief Description: Records of the Nelson J. Smith 80 acre farm in Metamora Township (Woodford County). Recorded on Illinois Farm Account Books (1942-46) and Illinois Farm Management Service Farm Account Books (1947-79), the records contain detailed information including an inventory of land, improvements, buildings and livestock; livestock fees and sales; dairy and egg sales; machinery, equipment and automobile inventory and operating expenses; map of the farm and crop-system summary; crops raised and sold; inventory of feed, grain and supplies; cash receipts and expenses; summary of expenses including taxes and unpaid family labor; capital purchases and sales; products used on the farm and a financial business analysis summary.
Held at:
University of Illinois Archives
19 Library
1408 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 333-0798
Fax: (217) 333-2868
Email: illiarch [at]
Record Series Number: 8/4/74
Created by: Smith, Nelson J.
Volume: 1.0 cubic feet
Acquired: 8/1/90
Arrangement: Chronological
Subject Index
Farm Management Service
Woodford County, Illinois
Genres/Forms of Material
Farm Accounts
Languages of Materials
English [eng]