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

The music of the Dust Bowl and Great Depression



Woody Guthrie had Huntington's disease, an inherited condition that causes degenerative damage to the brain. After he was misdiagnosed with schizophrenia, he was hospitalized for five years at Greystone State Hospital. This 12 minute video discusses Guthrie's hospitalization and enduring legacy.