The Dust Bowl, also known as the Dirty Thirties, was a period of severe dust
storms that greatly ... During the drought of the 1930s, the unanchored soil turned
to dust, which the .... More than 500...
In 1930 and during the subsequent decade, 2.5 million migrant workers left the
Plains states due to the destruction caused by the so-called Dust Bowl. Between
During the 1930s, some 1.3 million Americans from the Midwest and ... Clark Kerr
selected a migrant from Texas and Oklahoma, Bill Hamett, to be the workers' ...
Mexican and Mexican American migrant farm workers expected conditions like
those pictured above as they sought farm work in California and other states in ...
Itinerant workers were people who moved around the country looking for work. A
lot of people .... The major effect of the Great Depression on America was
expanded government intervention into new areas of social and economic affairs
Most were of Anglo-American descent with family and cultural roots in the poor ...
Children of Mexican migrant workers posing at entrance to El Rio FSA Camp, ...
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Jan 16, 2011 ... We're going to California as the Great depression sets in.
The Melting Pot of California Migrant Workers ... peak in the mid 1930s so did
racial tensions as Filipino, Mexican, and African American workers were accused
... the Collections: 1930s Collection ... The Dust Bowl exodus was the largest
migration in American history. By 1940, 2.5 ... They took up the work of Mexican
migrant workers, 120,000 of whom were repatriated during the 1930s. Life for
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vividly the large migration of poor whites from Oklahoma to California during the
1930s. ... Similarly, when the United States entered World War II in 1941, workers