Great Depression and Dust Bowl

Videos related to the causes of the Great Depression, life during the Great Depression, and related topics including the Dust Bowl, Franklin D. Roosevelt, the New Deal, Work Projects, and Soup Kitchens.

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Black Blizzard
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On May 9th, 1934 a giant storm rose up out of the Great Plains. A menacing wall of soil and dust headed east across the land, thick enough to block out the sun. In this video clip, learn more details about the Dust Bowl. (2:56)
April 18, 2012 at 04:18 PM
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Dust Bowl Memories
From YouTube, produced by Pikes Peak Library
Oliver Clibon, Harry Collier, and Chuck Bowman recollect their time spent in the Dust Bowl during the Great Depression.
August 17, 2009 at 03:26 PM
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Ages: 8 - 18
The Dust Bowl, 1936
This short video footage dramatically portrays life in the Dust Bowl. Students may need to watch it twice as it almost appears to be digitally enhanced or science fiction. It would be a great introduction for Grapes of Wrath or other books set in thi... [more]
January 27, 2011 at 08:35 PM
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