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New Deal

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The New Deal was a series of programs enacted in the United States between 1933 and 1938, ... By 1936 the term "liberal" typically was used for supporters of the New Deal, .... states'...

TVA - Our History

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TVA's original 1933 purpose—set forth in the TVA Act—was to address the Valley's most ... President Roosevelt created his “New Deal” to help America recover. ... hydropower construction programs ever undertaken in the United States.

Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) | government agency, United ...

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TVA U.S. government agency established in 1933 to control floods, improve navigation, ... of the Tennessee River, which covers parts of seven states: Alabama, Georgia, Kentucky, ... The constitutionality of the TVA was immediately challenged upon the ... America's Story from America's Library - Tennessee Valley Authority ....

The Tennessee Valley Authority: Electricity for All - Social Welfare ...

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Introduction: TVA was one of the most ambitious projects of the New Deal in its ... for the war effort, but World War I ended before the facilities could be used. ... With the coming of the Depression, Americans looked more favorably to ... By 1941 TVA had become the largest producer of electrical power in the United States.

Social Security History

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... post in the social security program of the United States as executive director of the ... upon our social and economic system--were: the Tennessee Valley Authority and ... "Compensation" was the word the Act used because there had been some ... What relationship between the heads of the bureaus in Washington and the ...

Global Water Forum | The Tennessee Valley Authority: Catchment ...

www.globalwaterforum.org/2013/03/20/international-water-politics-the-tennessee-valley-authority-catchment-planning-for-social-development/

Mar 20, 2013 ... The story of the Tennessee Valley Authority, established by United States ... hoped to deal with both issues and transform this region of America. ... also serve as a model that could be used elsewhere in the USA and, later, in the ... electricity generation and distribution upon which the TVA's 29 large dams ....

Ashwander v. Tennessee Valley Authority | US Law | LII / Legal ...

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The Government, acting through its agency, the Tennessee Valley Authority, undertook to ... The question whether it might constitutionally use the energy generated at ... and program of that Authority, apart from the questions discussed in relation to ..... At the last term, the Court held, in dismissing the bill of the United States ...

Critical Historiography of the Tennessee Valley Authority

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Much like the United States', the TVA's exceptionalism has been revoked by ... a work that reflects upon the first decade of the TVA's existence, lauding its good deeds, ... Nancy L. Grant's TVA and Black Americans: Planning for the Status Quo .... sources on both the TVA and organizational behavior, Selznick uses the TV...

Franklin D. Roosevelt: Domestic Affairs—Miller Center

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Upon accepting the Democratic nomination, FDR had promised a "New Deal" to .... Roosevelt in 1933 took America off the gold standard, and the Banking act of 1935 ... Still more important was the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA). ... New Deal initiatives came from within the government: the United States Supreme Court.

Organic Planning - Dumbarton Oaks

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Printed in the United States of America published by ... “Conservation land-use,” he concludes, “consists of a system of acts, motivated by a desire, and executed with ... Organic Planning: Ecology and Design in the Landscape of TVA ... hydroelectric dam, like a clamp upon the spirit of the unruly river.6 But while most engi-.

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Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) - United States American History

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The role of Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) in the history of the United States of ... Muscle Shoals can only be administered by the people upon the ground, .... TVA extension programs introduced contour plowing, crop rotation, the use of ... now, through state universities, an important service to rural America in every state.

United States v. AN EASEMENT AND RIGHT OF WAY, ETC., 182 F ...

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UNITED STATES of America upon relation and for use of TENNESSEE VALLEY AUTHORITY, Plaintiff, v. AN EASEMENT AND RIGHT OF WAY 150 FEET WIDE ...

The Tennessee Valley Authority: The Success of Decentralization ...

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From the passage of the TVA act in May of 1933 and throughout the era of the New ... and effect relationship of the depression and the New Deal, in relation to the TVA. ... She added, “All over the state, in rural areas, the story is the same – an .... an increased use of electricity for the homes, farms, and factories of America.