Use of public assistance by migrant farm workers in the Red River Valley
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Use of public assistance by migrant farm workers in the Red River Valley report of the Emergency Assistance/Migrant Farm Worker Issues Task Force to the Minnesota Department of Human Services. by

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Published by The Task Force in [Minnesota] .
Written in English



  • Red River Valley (Minn. and N.D.-Man.)


  • Migrant labor -- Red River Valley (Minn. and N.D.-Man.),
  • Public welfare -- Red River Valley (Minn. and N.D.-Man.),
  • Agricultural laborers -- Housing -- Red River Valley (Minn. and N.D.-Man.)

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Edition Notes

ContributionsMinnesota. Dept. of Human Services., Minnesota. Emergency Assistance/Migrant Farm Worker Issues Task Force.
LC ClassificationsHD5856.U52 M58 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationii, 31 leaves ;
Number of Pages31
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1988936M
LC Control Number90621503

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