Creator

Date Original

1870

Description

This collection consists of three blank application forms for membership in Patrons of Husbandry Grange, dated 1870.

Biographical/Historical Note

The National Grange of the Order of Patrons of Husbandry was founded in December 1867. Arkansas' first Grange chapter was established in August 1872. Arkansas State Grange was founded in June 1873. The purpose of the Grange was to protect farmers from "middlemen and monopolists," and encourage farmers to practice crop diversification and economic cooperation.

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of three blank application forms for membership in Patrons of Husbandry Grange, dated 1870.

Geographical Area

Arkansas

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.086.035

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Patron of Husbandry (Grange) application forms, SMC.086.035

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Patron of Husbandry (Grange) application forms, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

Disciplines

United States History

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