Ralph Allen Jr. Farm Records, 1925-51
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Brief Description: Records of the Ralph Allen Jr. 250 acre farm in Dillon Township (Tazewell County).  Recorded on Illinois Farm Account Books (1925-46) and Illinois Farm Management Service Farm Business Records (1947-51), the records contain detailed information on farm operations for each year 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.  The series includes FBMS regional reports of statistical data (1926-47) with comparisons entered for the Allen Farm.
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] illinois.edu
Record Series Number: 8/4/80
Created by: Allen, Ralph Jr.
Volume: 0.6 cubic feet
Acquired: 4/27/94
Arrangement: Chronological
Subject Index
Farm Management Service
Tazewell County, Illinois
Genres/Forms of Material
Farm Accounts
Languages of Materials
English [eng]