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Herbert W. Albrecht National Farmers Organization Collection Edit




  • 1950-1971 (Creation)


  • 0.25 linear feet (Whole)

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  • Abstract

    Farmer and member of the NFO. The collection includes official contracts, annual reports, pamphlets, etc., of the NFO. It also includes some copies of two of their publications, the Newsletter and the News Flash.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    This collection is open for research.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Copyright restrictions may apply; please consult Special Collections staff for further information.

  • Method of Acquisition

    Donated to the University of Iowa Libraries by Herbert W. Albrecht in 1971.

  • Preferred Citation

    Herbert W. Albrecht National Farmers Organization Collection, The University of Iowa Libraries, Iowa City, Iowa.

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  • Scope and Contents

    The Herbert W. Albrecht collection of National Farmers Organization materials documents the group's activities in central Iowa from the 1950s to the early 1970s. This small collection of 145 items includes official forms and contracts, by-laws and annual reports, as well as press releases, reports, and pamphlets. One entire packet relates to the collective bargaining issue. Most of the collection is made up of the organization's own publications. There are single issues and incomplete runs of The NFO Reporter, Newsletter, and News Flash. Mr. Albrecht gave these papers to the University of Iowa Libraries in 1972 and they are open for research by students and scholars.

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