Project description: This project interviewed 159 farmers across the South, focusing on changes in rural communities, technological change, and the financial challenges of farming.
Regulatory significance: At least some interviews from Mississippi include discussion of soil conservation programs. Some interviews likely include discussion of other commodity programs.
Repository: National Museum of American History
Interview dates: 1986-1991
Digital access: Only a handful of pictures are available online. No transcripts or audio.
Physical access: Holdings are available to researchers at the Archives Center of the National Museum of American History, in Washington, DC.