Oakley R. Jackson Papers, 1920-1945  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Jackson, Oakley R., 1886-1983
Title
Oakley R. Jackson Papers
Dates
1920-1945
Quantity
.4 linear feet
Collection Number
Collection 2063, MtBC, us (collection)
Summary
The Oakley R. Jackson Papers pertain to the operation of a ranch near White Sulphur Springs from 1920-1945. The topics covered are correspondence about various aspects of ranching, including advertisements of products and services related ranching and western living, certificates for livestock, bills of sale and receipts, logging of timber, grazing on public lands, and printed material, correspondence, and applications related to the USDA Agriculture Adjustment Administration of Roosevelt's New Deal.
Repository
Montana State University Library, Merrill G. Burlingame Special Collections
Montana State University-Bozeman Library
Merrill G Burlingame Special Collections
P.O. Box 173320
Bozeman, MT
59717-3320
Telephone: 406-994-4242
Fax: 406-994-2851
spcoll@www.lib.montana.edu
Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research.

Languages
English
Sponsor
Funding for encoding this finding aid was provided by a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities


Historical NoteReturn to Top

Oakley R. Jackson ranched and farmed around the White Sulphur Springs area. He tried his hand a various livestock operations include dairy cattle, chickens, pigs, horses, and beef cattle. Mr. Jackson was involved in farming operations of growing grasses and alfalfa for hay and grain for livestock feed.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The papers are related to the operation of a ranch near White Sulphur Springs from 1920-1945. The topics covered are correspondence about various aspects of ranching, including advertisements of products and services related ranching and western living, certificates for livestock, bills of sale and receipts, logging of timber, grazing on public lands, and printed material, correspondence, and applications related to the USDA Agriculture Adjustment Administration of Roosevelt's New Deal.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box/Folder
1/1 Correspondence and related bills or receipts 1921-1944
1/2 USDA Agriculture Adjustment Administration materials
1/3 Livestock advertisements and general information, A-L
1/4 Livestock advertisements and general information, M-Z
1/5 Poultry advertisements
1/6 Seed advertisements
1/7 Farm advertisements, A-D
1/8 Farm advertisements, E-Z
1/9 General living advertisements

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Agriculture-Montana-Meagher County
  • Farmers-Montana-Meagher County
  • Feeds-Montana-Meagher County
  • Livestock-Montana-Meagher County
  • New Deal, 1933-1939-Montana-Meagher County
  • Ranchers-Montana-Meagher County
  • Ranches-Montana-Meagher County
  • Ranching-Montana-Meagher County
  • Corporate Names :
  • United States-Agricultural Adjustment Administration
  • Geographical Names :
  • White Sulphur Springs (Mont.)