The Impact of the New Deal on Iowa: Changing the Culture of a Rural State

The Impact of the New Deal on Iowa: Changing the Culture of a Rural State

By: Dr. Gregg R. Narber (author)Hardback

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Contents

List of Tables, Charts, and Illustrations; Foreword by Dr. Malcolm J. Rohrbough; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1. Creating a New Self-Image for Rural America: The Federal Writers' Project in Iowa; 2. Bringing High Culture to Rural America - Part I: Placing Art by Relief Workers in Iowa; 3. Bringing High Culture to Rural America - Part II: Using Relief Programs to Bring the Experience of art Making to Iowa; 4. Bringing High Culture to Rural America - Part III: Using Federal Patronage to Place Art in Iowa; 5. Creating a Modern Infrastructure for Rural America - Part I: The New Deal and Iowa's Built Environment; 6. Creating a Modern Infrastructure for Rural America - Part II: Creation and Improvement of Iowa Parks Under the New Deal; 7. Creating a Modern Infrastructure for Rural America - Part III: New Ways for Rural Americans to Live in a Modern Iowa - Iowa's New Deal Subsistence Homestead Project; Conclusion; Appendices; Bibliography; Index.

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  • ISBN13: 9780773449497
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 367
  • ID: 9780773449497
  • ISBN10: 0773449493

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