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BACKGROUND ON RURAL ELECTRIFICATION
Essay by Dr. D. Clayton Brown, Professor of History, Texas Christian University
Video Commentary on Some Alternatives to Central Station Power Before Rural Electrification
Video Commentary on the History and Significance of Rural Electrification
 

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Kerosene Lamps
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Pumping and Carrying
Water by Hand
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"Blue Monday"
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Wearing the Same Pair
of Pants All Week
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The Saturday
Night Bath
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The Privy
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Refrigerators in the
Store Windows
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Milk had to be Cooled
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"Sad Irons"
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Less Social Interaction
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Sense of Inferiority
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High Cost of Power
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