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Agricultural press, a factor in postal situation

Collection:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center (ACDC)
Format:
Journal article
Publication Date:
1918-12
Published:
USA
Location:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center, Funk Library, University of Illinois
Subject Term:
farm journals, government policies, postal service, publishing, USDA, lobbying
Notes:
Reports that as farm magazines of national circulation restricted their circulations the U.S. Department of Agriculture encouraged members of Congress to find a way to remove the excessive burden of increased second-class postal rates from the shoulders of the farm publishers. "This branch of the government, be it realized, has been dependent upon the national farm journals to carry on some of the most important phases of its educational work."