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The Plow that broke the Plains.

Author: United States. Farm Security Administration.
Publisher: U.S. Resettlement Administration, 1936.
Edition/Format:   Film : Film : National government publication   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents the social and economic history of the Great Plains from the time of the settlement of the prairies by cattlemen and farmers through the World War I boom to the years of depression and drought.
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Material Type: Government publication, Film, National government publication
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: United States. Farm Security Administration.
OCLC Number: 3237043
Credits: Director and writer, Pare Lorentz; narrator, Thomas Chalmers; music, Virgil Thompson.
Description: 21 min. sound, black and white 16 mm

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Presents the social and economic history of the Great Plains from the time of the settlement of the prairies by cattlemen and farmers through the World War I boom to the years of depression and drought.

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