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Cooperative Extension Service (CES) records

Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/1903.1/1421

Abstract

Title:
Cooperative Extension Service (CES) records
Author/Creator:
Cooperative Extension Service (CES)
Collection number:
72-73
Size:
4.50 linear feet
Inclusive dates:
1914-1972
Collection Area:
University of Maryland
Repository:
Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries, Hornbake Library, College Park, MD 20742. Tel: 301-405-9212, Fax: 301-314-2709, Email: askhornbake@umd.edu
Abstract:

Founded in 1914 to administer federal and state funding for programs to improve community life, the Cooperative Extension Service concentrated its activities in eight areas: agricultural profitability; natural resources; diet, nutrition and health; human capital development; family economic stability; agricultural technology for urban audiences; profitability of marine industries; and enhanced community vitality. Publications, contracts, reports, photographs, and correspondence document the programs and activities of the Cooperative Extension Service in Maryland, particularly in the areas of agricultural research, education, and outreach.

Important Information for Users of the Collection

Restrictions:

This collection is open for research.

Preferred citation:

Cooperative Extension Service (CES) records, Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries.

Publication rights:

Photocopies of original materials may be provided for a fee and at the discretion of the curator. Please see our Duplication of Materials policy for more information. Queries regarding publication rights and copyright status of materials within this collection should be directed to the appropriate curator.

Status:

This collection is PROCESSED.A full finding aid is available.