Manuscript Collections
American Beekeeping Federation Archives.

Collection Number: D-074

Extent
11.4 linear feet
Biography
The American Beekeeping Federation succeeded the National Federation of Beekeepers Association in 1949. It was created to establish target prices and a comprehensive marketing program for honey, to control the theft of apiary equipment and bees, and to advance the study of apiculture in higher education.
Description
Records, including correspondence, financial records, printed materials, membership cards.
Inclusive Dates
1940-1971.
Subject
Apiculture
Finding Aid on the Online Archive of California (http://www.oac.cdlib.org/findaid/ark:/13030/c8f191fj/)
Access
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