The Farm Map and Plan was part of the soil conservation efforts that were enacted after the Dust Bowl in the 1920s. In this plan, there is an aerial picture of the Allison farm from the Soil Conservation Service photogrammetry department as well as handwritten descriptions of the land.
Document, 9" x 11 3/4"
Agriculture; Agricultural productivity; Farming; Farmers; Farm life; Farms; Croplands; Land use; Conservation of natural resources; Soil conservation;
Walnut Ridge, Lawrence County. (Ark.)
From Swamps to Farms - A History of Farming in Arkansas
Arkansas State Archives
Allison Farm Map and Plan, Courtney Agricultural Records, MSNE.0035 - B2 F43, Northeast Arkansas Regional Archives, Powhatan, Arkansas
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