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Author Carriker, Robert M

Title Urban farming in the West : a New Deal experiment in subsistence homesteads / Robert M. Carriker

Publ Info Tucson : University of Arizona Press, [2010]
2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  S441 .C35 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  S441 C35 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xii, 238 pages : illustrations, plans ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references (p.[215]-233) and index
Contents Back-to-the-land + urban plight [divided by symbol] part-time farming = New Deal subsistence homesteading -- Organizing the Division of Subsistence Homesteads -- The western projects of the Division of Subsistence Homesteads -- The Phoenix homesteads -- The El Monte and San Fernando homesteads -- The Longview homesteads
LC subject Subsistence farming -- Arizona -- Phoenix -- Case studies
Subsistence farming -- California -- El Monte -- Case studies
Subsistence farming -- California -- San Fernando -- Case studies
Subsistence farming -- Washington (State) -- Longview -- Case studies
New Deal, 1933-1939
United States -- Economic conditions -- 1918-1945
ISBN 9780816528202 (hard cover)
0816528209 (hard cover)