FOOD STAMPS: 1932 –1977: From Provisional and Pilot Programs to Permanent Policy

Historical overview of the food surplus distributions and the first Food Stamp Programs in the United States. This publication was hosted by Rural Information Center of the National Agricultural Library. Author: Dennis Roth. Economic Research Service. U.S. Department of Agriculture. Originally created in 2004 last modified for this archival version Aug. 2015.


 
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