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Main Topic
Our Nation
Topic
Our Nation: Great Depression/Dust Bowl
Speaker
Title

Dust Bowl Descent

Description

Ganzel located and interviewed a number of individuals who survived the Depression by using photographs taken by the Farm Security Administration. This program follows his journey in locating these people, recounts their stories and juxtaposes recent photographs with 60-year-old images to provide a compelling account of the triumph of the human spirit over hard times.



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