Open Access, 1980-1997


U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station



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Open Access Recording


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U.S. Army Corps of Engineers information film about soil erosion in the lower Mississippi River district and the search for a systematic solution with the Demonstration Erosion Control (DEC) project.

Subject Headings (Library of Congress)

United States. Army. Corps of Engineers; Soil erosion; Mississippi River; Demonstration Erosion Control Project (U.S.)

Relational Format

video recording



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Original Collection

Jamie L. Whitten Collection (MUM00732), Archives and Special Collections, University of Mississippi Libraries


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Final Dec Video 8 Aug 91 - VHS spine label; US Army Corps of Engineers Vicksburg District 24 Aug 91 Memo For: Buddy, This is for your info. We plan to use this when we meet the public and present info on DEC. It shows our work with SCS and other agencies. Will be used by all parties so that we will speak common story. Mr. W may like to see this-Buddy Jim Jim H. Sherman III Executive Assistant - memo in VHS case

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