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The Dust Bowl

Video thumbnail: The Dust Bowl Sanora's Return

The Dust Bowl

Sanora's Return

Sanora Babb returns to her childhood home during the depression

3:26

Sanora's Return

3:26

Video thumbnail: The Dust Bowl Tex Pace

The Dust Bowl

Tex Pace

Tex Pace left the panhandle for CA and worked as a orange picker near Visalia, CA

5:08

Tex Pace

5:08

Video thumbnail: The Dust Bowl Arthur Rothstein

The Dust Bowl

Arthur Rothstein

Learn about Arthur Rothstein.

3:00

Arthur Rothstein

3:00

Video thumbnail: The Dust Bowl Caroline Henderson

The Dust Bowl

Caroline Henderson

Learn about Caroline Henderson.

2:35

Caroline Henderson

2:35

Video thumbnail: The Dust Bowl Lessons

The Dust Bowl

Lessons

What lessons can we take from what happened during the Dust Bowl?

4:54

Lessons

4:54

Video thumbnail: The Dust Bowl Photographers of the Dust Bowl

The Dust Bowl

Photographers of the Dust Bowl

During the Great Depression FDR's administration sought to document the economic crisis.

4:41

Photographers of the Dust Bowl

4:41

Video thumbnail: The Dust Bowl Sanora Babb

The Dust Bowl

Sanora Babb

Learn about Sanor Babb.

1:16

Sanora Babb

1:16

Video thumbnail: The Dust Bowl You Gave Us Beer, Now Give Us Water

The Dust Bowl

You Gave Us Beer, Now Give Us Water

FDR was greeted with signs along the road saying "You gave us beer. Now give us water."

You Gave Us Beer, Now Give Us Water

Video thumbnail: The Dust Bowl The Dust Bowl Intro

The Dust Bowl

The Dust Bowl Intro

An introduction to Ken Burns THE DUST BOWL

2:07

The Dust Bowl Intro

2:07

Video thumbnail: The Dust Bowl Uncovering the Dust Bowl

The Dust Bowl

Uncovering the Dust Bowl

Ken Burns and Dayton Duncan discuss making The Dust Bowl

5:55

Uncovering the Dust Bowl

5:55

Video thumbnail: The Dust Bowl Woody Guthrie: Okies

The Dust Bowl

Woody Guthrie: Okies

No matter their state of origin, during the 1930s all newcomers were dubbed Okies in CA

2:19

Woody Guthrie: Okies

2:19

Video thumbnail: The Dust Bowl Woody Guthrie: The Great Dust Storm

The Dust Bowl

Woody Guthrie: The Great Dust Storm

In the introduction to episode two Woody Guthrie sings "The Great Dust Storm"

2:17

Woody Guthrie: The Great Dust Storm

2:17

Video thumbnail: The Dust Bowl Eyewitnesses

The Dust Bowl

Eyewitnesses

Ken Burns, Dayton Duncan, Julie Dunfey and Susan Shumaker talk about making The Dust Bowl

6:45

Eyewitnesses

6:45

Video thumbnail: The Dust Bowl Mr. Huff

The Dust Bowl

Mr. Huff

Raymond Huff hired the entire town to build the new high school in Clayton, New Mexico

4:33

Mr. Huff

4:33

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