Here is the Future and It Works: The TVA as an Experiment in Democracy and Education
by G. E. Axtelle - 1942
LAST SUMMER THE OPEN ROAD, IN CONJUNCTION with the Tennessee Valley Authority, the University of Tennessee and Northwestern University, conducted a five-week seminar for the study of the Tennessee Valley Authority, the region and regional planning. A great variety of books and other materials which dealt with the various aspects of the region and of the Authority were supplied. Conferences were arranged with the different departments of the Authority and with groups of farmers, business men, educational leaders and other citizens of the valley. Field trips were planned which enabled the seminar to see at first hand the impact of the program and policies of the Authority upon the life of the region.
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