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Primary Sources: The Great Depression and the 1930s: Dust Bowl & Migration

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Online Sources: Dust Bowl

Rain for the Earth (Part I) (1937)

Drought in the Dust Bowl and efforts to combat it.
This movie is part of the collection: Prelinger Archives
Producer: U.S. Federal Works Agency, Work Projects Administration
Sponsor: U.S. Federal Works Agency, Work Projects Administration
Audio/Visual: Sd, B&W

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