Bennett, Forrest 1971-06-24

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Forrest Bennett discusses conditions in the Claude area during the Depression of the 1930s.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Forrest Bennett

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Date: June 24, 1971

Location: Claude, Texas

Interviewer: David Nail

Length: 25 minutes


Tape 1, Side 1: Depression of the 1930s discussed, Dust storms described, Cites new farming methods introduced

Tape 1, Side 2: Depression of the 1930s (continued), Notes effects of the drought on agriculture, Cattle shoot recalled, Dust storms described, Lists soil conservation measures introduced, WPA programs explained, Mentions new farming methods used, Forms of entertainment in the 1930s named

Range Dates: 1930s

Bulk Dates: 1930s

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