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James Shideler research collection on farm cooperatives, circa 1951-1952.
BANC MSS 2010/648 box 1; BANC MSS 2010/648
Collection Overview

Title:

James Shideler research collection on farm cooperatives, circa 1951-1952

Creator/Contributor:

Shideler, James H., creator

Creator/Contributor:

Judah L. Magnes Museum, WJHC 1991.008.

Creator/Contributor:

Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life

Creator/Contributor:

Online Archive of California

Abstract:

The collection consists of James Shideler's research materials on the development of farm cooperatives in California in the early twentieth century, especially in California under the leadership of Aaron Sapiro and David Lubin. Included in the collection is a folder of correspondence with Aaron Sapiro regarding Sapiro's role in the development of the cooperative marketing movement, a folder of materials on the Farmers Grain Marketing Committee of 17, and two folders of notecards with Shideler's notes and references from his research at the National Archives and other repositories.

Date:

1951 (issued)

Subject:

Shideler, James H -- Archives
Lubin, David -- 1849-1919
Sapiro, Aaron
Agriculture, Cooperative -- California
Cooperative marketing of farm produce
Agricultural historians

Note:

Formerly: Judah L. Magnes Museum Collection Number WJHC 1991.008.
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
James Shideler collection on farm cooperatives, BANC MSS 2010/648, The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Transfer; Judah L. Magnes Museum; 2010.
James Shideler was an agricultural historian and professor in the department of history at UC Davis from 1945 until 1984. He was the director of the Agricultural History Center at UC Davis from 1964 through 1978 and served as an editor of Agricultural History.
Materials in English.

Type:

Research (document genres)

Physical Description:

print
1 box (.2 linear feet)

Language:

English

Identifier:

2008574574
BANC MSS 2010/648 box 1
BANC MSS 2010/648

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.