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Nomination of Claude R. Wickard to be administrator, Rural electrification administration.

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Agriculture and Forestry.

Nomination of Claude R. Wickard to be administrator, Rural electrification administration.

Hearings before the Committee on agriculture and forestry, 79th Congress, first session, June 11-13, 1945.

by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Agriculture and Forestry.

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Published by U.S. Govt. print. off. in Washington .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Wickard, Claude Raymond, 1893-,
    • United States. Rural Electrification Administration.,
    • Rural electrification -- United States

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9688.U52 A5 1945a
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 169 p.
      Number of Pages169
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6492096M
      LC Control Number45036485
      OCLC/WorldCa21723288

      The functions of REA are directed by an Administrator, a Deputy Administrator, and three As sistant Administrators­ one for each of the two programs, rural electri fication and rural telephone, and one for administration. REA has a line and staff organizational structure. Separate line offices, known as the Northeast, Southeast. The United States Rural Utilities Service (RUS) administers programs that provide infrastructure or infrastructure improvements to rural include water and waste treatment, electric power, and telecommunications services. it is an operating unit of the USDA Rural Development agency of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA).

      National Electrification Administration | NEA, ECs and MCOs: Partners in Rural Electrification and Development. Rural electrification became one of the most successful government programs ever enacted. Within 2 years it helped bring electricity to some million farms through rural cooperatives in 45 of the 48 states. By the cost of a mile of rural line had dropped from $2, to $

      Presidential Executive Order created the Rural Electrification Administration, or R.E.A., on With passage of the Norris-Rayburn Act the following year, Congress authorized $ million in appropriations for a ten-year program to electrify American farms. related. The list of acronyms and abbreviations related to REA - Rural Electrification Administration.


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Get this from a library. Nomination of Claude R. Wickard to be administrator, Rural Electrification Administration: hearings before the Committee on Agriculture and Forestry, United States Senate, Seventy-ninth Congress, first session, on nomination of Claude R.

Wickard to be administrator, Rural Electrification Administration, J 12, Claude R. Wickard’s Diary in Dean Albertson, Roosevelt’s Farmer: Claude R. Wickard in the New Deal (New York and London: Columbia University Press, ), Claude Wickard’s rise to the position of U.S. Secretary of Agriculture was due both to his origins as a Rural electrification administration.

book and his lifelong allegiance to the Democratic Party (footnote 7). Get this from a library. Nomination of Claude R.

Wickard to be administrator, Rural Electrification Administration: hearings before the Committee on Agriculture and Forestry, United States Senate, Seventy-ninth Congress, first session, on nomination of Claude R.

Wickard to be administrator, Rural Electrification Administration, June Get this from a library. Nomination of Claude R. Wickard To Be Administrator, Rural Electrification Administration: hearings before the United States Senate Committee on Agriculture and Forestry, Seventy-Ninth Congress, first session, on June[United States.

Congress. Senate. Committee on Agriculture and Forestry.]. (Record Group ) Overview of Records Locations Table of Contents Administrative History Records of the Rural Electrification Administration Records of the Administrator's Office General records Records of REA administrators and other officials Miscellaneous records.

Report of Rural Electrification Administration (Vol-1) [United States. Rural Electrification Administration.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Report of Rural Electrification Administration (Vol-1).

Other articles where Rural Electrification Administration is discussed: United States: Agricultural recovery: creation in of the Rural Electrification Administration (REA), which did more to bring farmers into the 20th century than any other single act.

Thanks to the REA, nine out of 10 farms were electrified bycompared to one out of 10 in is the 80 th anniversary of the Rural Electrification Act of The REA was created to bring electricity to farms. Innearly 90 percent of farms lacked electric power because the costs to get electricity to rural areas were prohibitive.

In DecemberWickard was named U.S. food administrator but served only four months. President Truman asked for his resignation inleaving Wickard to become administrator of the Rural Electrification Administration ().

He died on Ap in Delphi, Indiana. is the 80th anniversary of the Rural Electrification Act of The REA was created to bring electricity to farms. Innearly 90 percent of farms lacked electric power because the costs to get electricity to rural areas were prohibitive.

REA funding and the hard work of Rural Electric Cooperatives transformed agriculture and life in rural America into productivity. United States. Rural Electrification Administration: Rural electrification in Wyoming: the role of the Rural Electrification Administration program in the development and outlook for rural electrification in Wyoming / (Washington: U.S.

G.P.O., ), also by Joseph C. O'Mahoney (page images at HathiTrust) United States. History. OnPresident Franklin Delano Roosevelt issued Executive Orderwhich created the Rural Electrification Administration. Inthe Congress endorsed Roosevelt's action by passing the Rural Electrification Act.

At the time the Rural Electrification Act was passed, electricity was commonplace in cities but largely unavailable in farms, ranches, Enacted by: the 74th United States Congress. The Rural Electrification Administration, or REA, provided low-interest loans to cooperatives, typically groups of farmers and rural customers who managed local electrification projects.

Lighting the countryside: in the dark years of the Great Depression, rural cooperatives brought a new level of power to American agriculture. Executive order No. creates Rural Electrification administration (REA), under authority of Emergency Relief Appropriation Act, to make funds available for rural electric service Roosevelt appoints Morris L.

Cooke as first administrator of REA. Rural electrification is the process of bringing electrical power to rural and remote areas. Rural communities are suffering from colossal market failures as the national grids fall short of their demand for electricity.

As ofover 1 billion people worldwide lack household electric power – 14% of the global population. Rural Electrification increased fromin January toinand toin January In contrast to the percent of the farms in the United States.

Before electrification, work was done in old-fashioned, manual-labor intensive ways—water was carried by hand from the outdoor pump, and carts and plows were driven by horses.

The documentary helped raise significant awareness about. The Library of Congress does not own rights to material in its collections. Therefore, it does not license or charge permission fees for use of such material and cannot grant or deny permission to publish or otherwise distribute the material.

Things look better Rural Electrification Administration, U.S. Department of Agriculture / / Beall. 3–3 1 This table of contents is up-to-date and is included for the convenience of the reader. The table of contents is not part of the law. The number in brackets after the section num-ber refers to to the placement of the section in title 7, United States Code.

On the same page came news of another federal concern, the allocation of over $, to projects of the Rural Electrification Administration (REA). The news was an important victory for Indiana’s rural electrification projects, which had received a boost in the previous year.

Rural electrification, project implemented in the United States in the second quarter of the 20th century by the Rural Electrification Administration (REA), a federal agency established inunder the New Deal, in an effort to raise the standard of rural living and to slow the extensive migration of rural Americans to urban centres; more than 98 percent of the United States’ .Page 17 - Steel support brackets bm - Guy thimble cb - Conductor bundle bags df - False deadends dm - Permanent cable identification markers dz - Guy wire clips mf - Drive hooks mi - Drop wire support mj - Drop wire clip mm - Drive rings mo - Angle screw mx - Steel pole steps my - Drop wire hooks.Rural industries Rural Electrification Administration, U.S.

Department of Agriculture / 1 print (poster): color ; x 76 cm. | Poster shows a man cutting a board with a power saw. Contributor: Beall, Lester Date: