Rural Electrification

Title

Rural Electrification

Subject

Rural electrification
Mules
Dirt Roads
Wagons

Description

Men install power lines in the countryside using mule drawn carts. The Rural Electrification Administration (REA), created in 1935, brought inexpensive electric lighting and power to rural areas across the United States.

Creator

Georg, Victor

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

n.d.

Rights

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum holds all rights and permissions.

Format

jpg

Language

en

Identifier

400064
Victor Georg 5

Original Format

glass negative print
b&w
1

Physical Dimensions

26 x 21 cm

Citation

Georg, Victor, “Rural Electrification,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed October 16, 2021, http://www.alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/13342.