This website is devoted to making the history of
the Rural Sociological Society and rural
sociology more accessible.
Additions and suggestions are always welcome!
75th Anniversary of
the Rural Sociological Society
On July 26-29, 2012, the Rural
Sociological Society celebrated its 75th Anniversary.
Below are some of the resources and
displays developed by the RSS Historian for this celebration.
For a brief overview on how the RSS was
started, click here.
For some of the "Firsts" in the history
of rural sociology and the RSS,
RSS Oral History Project
Oral History Project Information
Meet the Videographer
Oral History Project Website
(Contents were re-designed to match the conference program.)
Commemorative Coin from the 3rd World Congress of Rural
send suggestions, ideas, or changes to:
Professor, Rural Sociology
Community and Leadership Development, University of Kentucky
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