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The Dust Bowl


"The Dust Bowl" chronicles the worst man-made ecological disaster in American history, in which the frenzied wheat boom of the "Great Plow-Up," followed by a decade-long drought during the 1930s nearly swept away the breadbasket of the nation. A film by Ken Burns and Dayton Duncan.

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Part 1

Monday, Sep 1 at 9:00 pm on Main

Part 2

Monday, Sep 8 at 9:00 pm on Main

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