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Women Involved in Farm Economics (WIFE), Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0032

Scope and Contents

The Women Involved in Farm Economics (WIFE) records consist of the organization’s constitution and bylaws, Board of Directors meeting minutes, national convention promotional and planning materials, Officer’s papers and correspondence, membership directories, procedure manuals, legislative policy summaries and research, lobbying materials and trips, state associations and local chapter materials, and national “Wifeline” newsletters.

Significant materials include a letter to WIFE from Ronald Reagan (see box 21, folder 12), Family Farm Defense Fund papers and correspondence, Foundation for Agricultural Education and Development agricultural grant proposals, 1990 Farm Bill testimonies, and the WIFE vs. United States Department of Agriculture lawsuit.

Dates

  • 1967-2009

Creator

Extent

56 Boxes

26 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Status
Completed
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Archives & Special Collections, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Libraries Repository

Contact:
Archives & Special Collections
University of Nebraska-Lincoln Libraries
P.O. Box 884100
Lincoln NE 68588-4100 United States
402-472-2531