Farm Progress Show, Illinois, September 27, 1972

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This is a recording of Vice President Spiro T. Agnew's speech at the Farm Progress Show in western Illinois. Preceding the Vice President, Secretary of Agriculture Earl Butz and Governor of Illinois Richard Oglivie talk about the improvements made in agriculture and the grain trade recently established with the Soviet Union. During Vice President Agnew's speech, he talks about improvements to agriculture made under the Nixon Administration, rural development, and the industry's help in eliminating hunger across the nation and world.
Government, Law, Politics
Politics and Civic Life
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Physical Description
7 in; 00:49:56 hh:mm:ss; 1/4" open reel tape
Spiro T. Agnew papers
Series 5: Audiovisual Materials, 1945-1980, Subseries 2, Box 18, Item 28
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Access condition: public.
Other Identifiers
Fedora 2 PID: umd:734526; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/45617; Catalog Key: 1077; Filename: histmss-076682

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