Verne H. Church papers
Scope and Contents
This collection consists of a manuscript, "Personal Recollections of the Government Crop Reporting Service", written in 1943 by Verne H. Church (1875-1949). Church was the first Agricultural Statistician in Michigan for the Bureau of Crop Estimates, known today as the Bureau of Agricultural Economics. He held this position from 1914 to 1942. Church's autobiography serves as a history of the methods used by agricultural statisticians for crop reporting in Michigan during those years.
- Church, Verne H. (Person)
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Collection is open for research.
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Permission to publish material from this collection must be obtained from University Archives & Historical Collections, Michigan State University.
Verne H. Church (1875-1949) was the first Agricultural Statistician in Michigan for the Bureau of Crop Estimates, known today as the Bureau of Agricultural Economics. He held this position from 1914 to 1942.
0.1 Cubic Feet (, 1 folder)
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Gift of Larry Connor, Agriculture Economics Chair, Michigan State University, 1986-07-14.
Copyright: Donor(s) have transferred any applicable copyright to Michigan State University but the collection may contain third-party materials for which copyright was not transferred. Copyright restrictions may apply.
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- Verne H. Church Papers
- 4 Published And Cataloged
- S. Bjork
- October 1988
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- Finding aid written in English.