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Author Woeste, Victoria Saker, author.

Title The farmer's benevolent trust : law and agricultural cooperation in industrial America, 1865-1945 / Victoria Saker Woeste.

Publication Info. Chapel Hill ; London : The University of North Carolina Press, [1998].

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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 369 pages) : illustrations, maps.
Physical Medium polychrome
Description text file
Series Studies in legal history
Studies in legal history.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 335-356) and index.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified MiAaHDL
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
Processing Action digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve MiAaHDL
Contents Cover Page; The Farmer's Benevolent Trust; Copyright Page; Dedication; Epigraph; Contents; Illustrations, Maps, and Figures; Tables; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part One: Cooperation and Agriculture in American Culture 1865-1910; 1: The Farm Problem; 2: From Agribusiness to Family Farms; Part Two: The Legal Status of Cooperatives 1865-1914; 3: Voluntary Associations or Corporate Combinations?; 4: A Growers' Trust; 5: Cooperatives and Federal Law; Part Three: The Benevolent Trust in Law and Policy 1912-1928; 6: A Ruthless Trust Monopoly; 7: Busting the Raisin Trust?
8: Decline of the Benevolent TrustPart Four: Cooperation in the Industrial Economy 1920-1945; 9: Associationalism and Regulation; 10: From Administered Markets to Public Monopoly; Conclusion; Appendix: A Statistical Profile of Small Farms in California, 1850-1940; Notes; Bibliography; Index.
Summary Farmer''s Benevolent Trust: Law and Agricultural Cooperation in Industrial America, 1865-1945.
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Subject California Associated Raisin Company.
California Associated Raisin Company.
California Associated Raisin Company.
California Associated Raisin Company.
Agriculture, Cooperative -- Law and legislation -- United States -- History.
Agriculture, Cooperative -- Law and legislation.
United States.
Raisin industry -- Law and legislation -- California -- History.
Raisin industry -- Law and legislation.
Raisin industry.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Woeste, Victoria Saker. Farmer's benevolent trust. Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©1998 0807824216 (DLC) 97032599 (OCoLC)37890329
ISBN 080786711X (electronic book)
9780807867112 (electronic book)
0807824216 (cloth ; alkaline paper)
0807847313 (paperback ; alkaline paper)
9780807824214 (cloth ; alkaline paper)
9780807847312 (paperback ; alkaline paper)