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Published by Tennessee Valley Authority, Division of Agricultural Relations, Agricultural Economics Branch in Knoxville, Tenn .
Written in English


  • Unemployed -- Southern States.,
  • Southern States -- Rural conditions.

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Statementby Stephen C. Smith.
SeriesReport -- no. P 55-4.
ContributionsTennessee Valley Authority. Agricultural Economics Branch.
The Physical Object
Pagination32 leaves ;
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14272509M

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