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Prelinger Archives. Rain for the Earth. (Part I) (1937)

Author: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group.; Prelinger Archives.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2010], ©1937.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This Prelinger Archives film memorably captures the epic drought in America's Dust Bowl region and government-supported efforts to combat it through aid to farmers and environmental conservation efforts. This is John Steinbeck country vividly rendered.
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Genre/Form: Videorecording
Educational films
History
Internet videos
Additional Physical Format: Originally produced:
Prelinger Archives, 1937
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group.; Prelinger Archives.
OCLC Number: 700417628
Notes: Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on August 20, 2010.
Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Title from distributor's description.
Credits: Footage provided by Work Projects Administration of the Federal Works Agency.
Description: 1 streaming video file (6 min.) : sound, color
Details: Mode of access: Internet.; System requirements: FOD playback platform.
Contents: Rain for the Earth (Part I) (1937) (6:00).
Other Titles: Rain for the Earth.
Responsibility: Prelinger Archives.

Abstract:

This Prelinger Archives film memorably captures the epic drought in America's Dust Bowl region and government-supported efforts to combat it through aid to farmers and environmental conservation efforts. This is John Steinbeck country vividly rendered.

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