Dust bowl ID - Speculation on wheat 100 hours dust storm...

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Dust bowl ID 1931 Desperate farmers Grapes of wrath 3 out 4 stay 8 tons of soil per year Black blizzards 1000 would get sick unknown disease and scores would die Wheat country record breaking crop During the great depression Myth of the Great Plains Advertisement Tractor 50 acres compared to 3 acres w/ a plow
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Unformatted text preview: Speculation on wheat 100 hours dust storm WWI battle field Five states Decade of dust storm 38 Static elc. New deal; govt. relief Livestock hurt by the wheat 1935 jack rabbit God doing Black Sunday; birds fleeing 27 day and night Spring 1935 1/3 dust phe...
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