Tag: 1930’s

IN THEIR OWN WORDS: Amazing film and interview of a woman’s experiences during the dust bowl.

See more stories,  film and vintage photos from the dust bowl  See more stories,  film and vintage photos from the dust bowl  See best-selling books by Donna R Causey Faith and Courage: 2nd edition -A Novel of Colonial America Inspired by … Read More

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Amazing historical photos of workers and people at opening of 1930s Garment Plant in New Jersey

Hightstown, New Jersey – The Opening of the Garment Plant (Continued from Hightstown, New Jersey – Moving day and a surprise statue) “The central idea back of Jersey Homesteads was co-operation. M. L. Wilson stated that the “pattern of the … Read More

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Circleville, Ohio – Displaced Farmers in 1938 had to live in shanty towns called Hoovervilles [vintage photographs]

As farms were foreclosed on during the Great Depression, many farmers around the town of Circleville found themselves having to live in the shanty town of  Hooverville as well. See larger image VINEGAR OF THE FOUR THIEVES: Recipes & curious … Read More

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