Albert & Harold White Farm Records, 1930-2002 | University of Illinois Archives
Series Number: 8/4/71
Acquired: 5/4/88, 10/15/2007
Volume: 1.8 cubic feet
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Description: Records of the Albert F. White (1930-55) and Harold White (1956-2002) 115-197 acre farm in Bishop Township (Effingham County) contain detailed information on farm operations for each year including an inventory of land, improvements, buildings and livestock; livestock fees and sales; dairy and egg sales; machinery, equipment and automobile inventory and operating expenses; map of the farm and crop-system summary; crops raised and sold; inventory of feed, grainÂ and supplies; cash receipts and expenses including taxes and unpaid family labor; capital purchases and sales; products used on the farm and a financial business analysis summary. Recorded on Illinois Farm Account Books (1930-48) and Illinois Farm Bureau Farm Management Service Farm Account Books (1949-2002).