Surviving the dust bowl /

Using archival film and photographs; interviews with witnesses; and new cinematography, this film tells the story of those who endured the near decade of drought and dust storms in the Southern Plains. The residents of the panhandles of Texas & Oklahoma, western Kansas and the eastern portions o...

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Corporate Authors: Steward/Gazit Productions., WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.), PBS Home Video.
Other Authors: Gazit, Chana., Steward, David., McCullough, David G., Schreiber, Liev.
Format: VIDEO
Language:English
Published: [U.S.] : Steward/Gazit Productions, [1999?]
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Online Access:Finding aid
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/dustbowl/index.html
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Summary:Using archival film and photographs; interviews with witnesses; and new cinematography, this film tells the story of those who endured the near decade of drought and dust storms in the Southern Plains. The residents of the panhandles of Texas & Oklahoma, western Kansas and the eastern portions of Colorado & New Mexico faced black blizzards, static electricity, jackrabbits, dust pneumonia and near starvation from 1931 until the drought ended in 1939.
Physical Description:1 videocassette (57 min.) : sound, black and white with color sequences ; 1/2 in.
Format:VHS format.
Production Credits:Cinematography, Allan Palmer ; music, Michael Bacon ; narrated by Liev Schreiber ; voice of Lawrence Svobida, Matthew Modine.
ISBN:0793697093
Finding Aid:Finding aid also available in electronic form.