Plow that Broke the Plains, The

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Plow that Broke the Plains, The

  • 1937 ----- b & w ----- 25 min ----- 16mm
  • This controversial documentary of the 1930's traces the opening of the plains, the first years of prosperity and then the drought which turned the land to dust and drove the poverty-stricken farmers west to salvage their lives.
  • Topics: (Agriculture, History: American, Motion Pictures: Documentary)