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Title Ruskin Cooperative Association records [microform].

Imprint [Nashville, Tenn. : Tennessee State Library and Archives, 1990]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Kansas Collection Wayland  335.973 R897, 1990    ---  Lib Use Only
Description 1 microfilm reel : ill. ; 16 mm.
Note Title from film container.
There are approximately 125 items in the collection covering 1896-1963. Items pertain to the history of the Ruskin Cooperative Association Colony founded by J.A. Wayland in Dickson County, Tennessee and later moved to Georgia. Records pertain mostly to the years after Wayland left the Colony and also concern the newspaper The coming nation, Wayland's first socialist paper. Records include financial accounts, claims, lists of stockholders, constitution and by-laws, correspondence, labor certificates, legal documents, photographs of the colony and colonists, and clippings and articles written by colonists. Includes a guide to the collection in the first frames of the film.
Subject Ruskin Co-operative Association -- History -- Sources.
Collective settlements -- Tennessee -- History -- Sources.
Communitarianism -- Tennessee -- History -- Sources.
Socialism -- United States -- History -- Sources.
Wayland, J. A. (Julius Augustus), 1854-1912.
Coming nation.
Added Author Wayland, J. A. (Julius Augustus), 1854-1912.
Tennessee State Library and Archives.

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