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The Dust Bowl: Dust, Drought, and Dreams Gone Dry (SE): Instructor Resources

Resources for faculty members who would like to incorporate the themes of the Dust Bowl exhibition and programs into their curriculum.

General Dust Bowl Resources

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John Steinbeck

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The Great Depression


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American Experience: Surviving the Dust Bowl

Ken Burns' The Dust Bowl

Ken Burns' The Dust Bowl is available to check out in the Carrier Library.


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Oral History

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Out of the Dust

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Stinging Dust and Forgotten Lives

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Woody Guthrie

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