National Farm Strike Poster, 1977

Notes
The Jefferson County (Georgia) Office of American Agriculture supported the American Agricultural Movement, which was organized to preserve the family farm system and to seek 100% parity for all agricultural products. The strike resulted when farmers' demands were not met by midnight, December 13, 1977. The strike subsided by March 1978 without the farmers accomplishing their goals.
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Summary
Poster urging support of the National Farm Strike.
Cite as
Archives Center Poster Collection, 1910s-2001, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Repository Loc.
Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History : Archives Center. P.O. Box 37012, Suite 1100, MRC 601, Constitution Ave., between 12th and 14th Sts., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20013-7012. Call 202-633-3270 for appointment. Fax: 202-786-2453
Date
1977
1960-1980
sponsor
Jefferson County. Office of American Agriculture Louisville, Georgia
Place
Georgia
Physical description
1 item : poster
Local number
2004.3002 (NMAH Acc.)
Topic
Agriculture and state
Agriculture and politics
Strikes and lockouts
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Archives Center Poster Collection 1910s-2001 [Archives Center, NMAH, SI]
Data Source
Archives Center, National Museum of American History