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Ericka Peterson-Dana papers Edit




  • 2000 (Creation)


  • 0.25 linear inches (Whole)

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  • Abstract

    Organic farmer and activist in Poweshiek County, Iowa.

  • Arrangement

    One folder, shelved in SCVF.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    The papers are open for research.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Owner does not possess copyright.

  • Method of Acquisition

    The papers (donor no. 711) were donated by Ericka Peterson-Dana in 2000.

  • Preferred Citation

    Ericka Peterson-Dana papers, Iowa Women's Archives, The University of Iowa Libraries, Iowa City.

  • Scope and Contents

    The Ericka Peterson-Dana papers date from 2000 and measure 0.25 linear inches. They consist primarily of a pocket folder of material from the Organic Consumer Organization. This material argues against genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in food and agriculture. These packets are for distribution at various agriculture related events.

  • Biographical / Historical

    Ericka Peterson-Dana lives and farms on the organic Catnip Farm in Poweshiek County. She is an active member of Practical Farmers of Iowa and the Iowa Network for Community Agriculture. She is also the volunteer coordinator for the Organic Consumer Organization in southeastern Iowa.