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The Dust Bowl  1930-1936
The Dust Bowl was aka the     “Dirty Thirty’s”
Severe DustStorms
Winds erode the soil
It was one of the greatest environmental     disasters of American History!
Map of theMid-Western   States
Farming
Livestock died
Mother & child
People felthelpless and depressed.
Dust Masks
Families migrated west.
•Woody Guthrie
1930’s The 1930’s
Stock Market Crashes$$ Economic Crisis $$
Worst nightmare
Unemployment
no job = no money
Malnourishment
Soup Kitchens
Poverty
President F.D.R.
Restoring the economy.
Books on the “ Dust Bowl”
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The Dust Bowl in the 1930's was a period in history of ecological and agricultural disaster. It affected the mid western states.

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  1. 1. The Dust Bowl 1930-1936
  2. 2. The Dust Bowl was aka the “Dirty Thirty’s”
  3. 3. Severe DustStorms
  4. 4. Winds erode the soil
  5. 5. It was one of the greatest environmental disasters of American History!
  6. 6. Map of theMid-Western States
  7. 7. Farming
  8. 8. Livestock died
  9. 9. Mother & child
  10. 10. People felthelpless and depressed.
  11. 11. Dust Masks
  12. 12. Families migrated west.
  13. 13. •Woody Guthrie
  14. 14. 1930’s The 1930’s
  15. 15. Stock Market Crashes$$ Economic Crisis $$
  16. 16. Worst nightmare
  17. 17. Unemployment
  18. 18. no job = no money
  19. 19. Malnourishment
  20. 20. Soup Kitchens
  21. 21. Poverty
  22. 22. President F.D.R.
  23. 23. Restoring the economy.
  24. 24. Books on the “ Dust Bowl”

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