Corbitt, James A 1971-06-23

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James Corbitt discusses conditions in the Dalhart area during the Depression of the 1930s, particularly the Dust Bowl days.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: James A. Corbitt

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Date: June 23, 1971

Location: Dalhart, Texas

Interviewer: David Nail

Length: 15 minutes


Tape 1, Side 1: Depression of the 1930s discussed, Farming attempts recalled, Describes dust storms, New Deal agricultural measures explained, Mentions cattle shoot, Dust Bowl discussed further, Dust pneumonia afflicted some, Lists measures taken of protect homes

Tape 1, Side 2: Blank

Range Dates: 1930s

Bulk Dates: 1930s

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