African Americans -- United States
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Unprocessed — Box 1
Found in: University Archives
Overview The New Farmers of America (NFA) began as a national organization for African-American farm youth in 1935 to promote agricultural leadership, character, thrift, scholarship, cooperation, and citizenship. This organization served its members for 30 years providing experience in leadership and education in the agricultural field. Programs and contests designed for the organization awarded youth for achievement within the NFA and their community. In 1965 the NFA merged with the National FFA...