Extras

    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"

    Woody Guthrie: The Great Dust Storm

    Video thumbnail: The Dust Bowl Making The Dust Bowl | Uncovering the Dust Bowl

    The Dust Bowl

    Making The Dust Bowl | Uncovering the Dust Bowl

    Ken Burns and Dayton Duncan discuss making The Dust Bowl

    Making The Dust Bowl | Uncovering the Dust Bowl

    Video thumbnail: The Dust Bowl The Dust Bowl Intro

    The Dust Bowl

    The Dust Bowl Intro

    The Dust Bowl was a decade-long natural catastrophe of biblical proportions.

    The Dust Bowl Intro

    Video thumbnail: The Dust Bowl CA Border

    The Dust Bowl

    CA Border

    Some people were arrested on the CA border for not having enough money.

    CA Border

    Video thumbnail: The Dust Bowl Trixie Travis Brown: Sunday After Church

    The Dust Bowl

    Trixie Travis Brown: Sunday After Church

    Trixie Travis Brown Talks About Sunday After Church.

    Trixie Travis Brown: Sunday After Church

    Video thumbnail: The Dust Bowl Trixie Travis Brown: Follett Texas

    The Dust Bowl

    Trixie Travis Brown: Follett Texas

    Trixie Travis Brown talks about her father moving to Follett, TX.

    Trixie Travis Brown: Follett Texas

    Video thumbnail: The Dust Bowl Trixie Travis Brown: Dust Storms

    The Dust Bowl

    Trixie Travis Brown: Dust Storms

    Trixie Travis Brown Talks About Dust Storms.

    Trixie Travis Brown: Dust Storms

    Video thumbnail: The Dust Bowl Trixie Travis Brown: Almost Moving to Idaho

    The Dust Bowl

    Trixie Travis Brown: Almost Moving to Idaho

    Trixie Travis Brown Talks About Almost Moving to Idaho.

    Trixie Travis Brown: Almost Moving to Idaho

    Video thumbnail: The Dust Bowl Sanora Babb

    The Dust Bowl

    Sanora Babb

    Sanora Babb sent chapters of her book back to New York.

    Sanora Babb

    Video thumbnail: The Dust Bowl Hugh Bennett

    The Dust Bowl

    Hugh Bennett

    Hugh Bennett went on a fact finding trip through the Great Plains in search of a solution.

    Hugh Bennett

    Video thumbnail: The Dust Bowl Heading West

    The Dust Bowl

    Heading West

    Some people packed up their families and headed west.

    Heading West

    Video thumbnail: The Dust Bowl Fresh Start

    The Dust Bowl

    Fresh Start

    Some of the people who went to CA got jobs giving them a fresh start.

    Fresh Start

    Video thumbnail: The Dust Bowl FDR Visits the Dust Bowl

    The Dust Bowl

    FDR Visits the Dust Bowl

    The rains followed FDR on his second trip to the Dust Bowl.

    FDR Visits the Dust Bowl

    Video thumbnail: The Dust Bowl CA Work

    The Dust Bowl

    CA Work

    People who moved to CA were known as Okies.

    CA Work

    Video thumbnail: The Dust Bowl Boise City Decline

    The Dust Bowl

    Boise City Decline

    Property values in Boise City decline by 90%.

    Boise City Decline

    Video thumbnail: The Dust Bowl Black Sunday

    The Dust Bowl

    Black Sunday

    Sunday April 14, 1935 became known as Black Sunday.

    Black Sunday

    Video thumbnail: The Dust Bowl Roosevelt Weather

    The Dust Bowl

    Roosevelt Weather

    FDR tours the Dust Bowl.

    Roosevelt Weather

    Video thumbnail: The Dust Bowl Reform

    The Dust Bowl

    Reform

    In the summer of 1936, Roosevelt takes a whistle-stop tour across the Midwest.

    Reform

    Video thumbnail: The Dust Bowl Government Reform Programs

    The Dust Bowl

    Government Reform Programs

    By 1937, the Dust Bowl farmers are asking for government help.

    Government Reform Programs

    Video thumbnail: The Dust Bowl Environmental Catastrophe

    The Dust Bowl

    Environmental Catastrophe

    As the Great Depression sets in, farmers on the Great Plains begin to feel its effects.

    Environmental Catastrophe

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