THE DUST BOWL dust storms known as black blizzards were reported; in just 1 year, the number increased to nearly brought ecological, economical and human misery to America during a time when it was already suffering under the Great Depression)
the famous ”feed sack dress” - when the flour companies learned that the poor in the Dust Bowl were sewing flour bags together to make dresses and clothing for children, they began selling their flour in decorative bags
Potato Pickers from 1935 in California. It shows a family from Oklahoma working as Potato pickers in California. The Oklahoma Dust bowl forced the family to drive across the country in search of work. The picture shows them living in a roadside tent.