Papers of George A. Nelson, a Milltown, Wisconsin, farmer and assemblyman, documenting his leadership of cooperatives and farmers' organizations, including the Wisconsin State Union of the American Society of Equity, the Wisconsin Co-operative Creameries Association, the Farmers' Holiday Association, and the Farmers' Educational and Co-operative Union of America. In addition, there is some personal and political correspondence, and materials relating to his political career. Business records of some Milltown cooperatives are also included.
The processed portion of this collection is summarized above, dates 1908-1954, and is described in the register. Additional accessions date 1889-1990 and are described below.