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Published by Economic Development Division, Economics, Statistics, and Cooperatives Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English


  • Rural women -- Education -- United States.

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Statementby Frank A. Fratoe.
ContributionsRural Sociological Society. Meeting, United States. Dept. of Agriculture. Economics, Statistics, and Cooperatives Service. Economic Development Division.
The Physical Object
Pagination23 leaves.
Number of Pages23
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18352522M

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