Records, 1914-1982.


Records, 1914-1982.

Records of a federation of cooperatives established in 1916 as the Cooperative League of America for the purpose of promoting cooperation and achieving common goals such as informing and influencing law makers, providing education and training for cooperative leaders, and ensuring the health and survival of cooperatives through offering technical assistance and guidance. The microfilm covers 1943-1962 and includes minutes of meetings of the Board of Directors and Executive Committee, financial proposals and reports, and reports of the Executive Secretary, reports concerning special projects.

2 reels of microfilm (35mm); plusadditions of 61.7 c.f.,11 tape recordings, and1.0 c.f. of photographs.

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