March 31, 2013

Palmer, Alaska: Experiment in "socialism"?

     Line up of farmers during the drawing of their 40 acres. Matanuska Valley. Palmer. A[laska] R[ural] R[ehabilitation].
Not really.  But an interesting history of the US Federal government assisting families by building a town using the labor of unemployed men in the mid 1930s.

Read the article here.

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