Red River Valley Potato Growers Association Records, 1939-1946
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Brief Description:

The Red River Valley Potato Growers Association Records are comprised of eight folders of material dating 1939-1946, when the organization was known as the North Dakota Potato Growers and Shippers Traffic Association. Official business of the organization is documented in this collection, including an undated constitution, minutes, membership rosters, annual reports and financial records.

Included correspondence addresses notices for meetings and problems with overdue accounts. Later correspondence addresses concerns of the wartime economy on the region's agriculture and requests for government relief. Also included is a letter from the Texas Citrus and Vegetable Growers and Shippers forwarding their membership contract for consideration as a model for the Red River Valley Potato Growers Association.

Held at:
Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections
Chester Fritz Library
3051 University Ave Stop 9000
Grand Forks, ND 58202 9000
Phone: 701-777-4625
Fax: 701-777-3319
Email: und.archives [at] library.und.edu
Record Series Number: OGLMC/148
Created by: North Dakota Potato Growers and Shippers Traffic Association
Volume: 0.25 Linear Feet
More information is available at http://library.und.edu/holdings.php?id=ODIN_ALEPH008196062
Access Restrictions: Open for inspection under the rules and regulations of the Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections.
Subject Index
Agriculture
Organizational Records
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Acquisition Notes:   Donation; the original acquisition records are unavailable.
PreferredCitation: (Description of Item). Red River Valley Potato Growers Association Records.  OGLMC 148, Box #, Folder #.  Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks.
Finding Aid Revisions: Finding aid migrated to Archon in July 2014.