Vanishing homesteads. Author Schmiedeler, Edgar, O.S.B. Place of Publication New York : Publisher Paulist Press, Date of Publication 1941 Number of Pages 32 p. Series Social Action Series, 21) Subjects Homesteading. Agriculture - U.S. PCF File PAULIST PCF Record Number 525 Notes Published for the Social Action Department, National Catholic Welfare Conference. Read more about Vanishing homesteads.