The 1930s during the Dust Bowl. This was taken on my birthday, 5 decades before I was born. Super cool!

The 1930s during the Dust Bowl

The huge Black Sunday storm—the worst storm of the decade-long Dust Bowl in the southern Plains—just before it engulfed the Church of God in Ulysses, Kansas, April 14, 1935. Daylight turned to total blackness in mid-afternoon.

The huge Black Sunday storm—the worst storm of the decade-long Dust Bowl in the southern Plains—just before it engulfed the Church of God in Ulysses, Kansas, April Daylight turned to total blackness in mid-afternoon.

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Farmer and sons, dust storm, Cimarron County, Oklahoma, 1936. Photographer: Arthur Rothstein.  The drought that helped cripple agriculture in the Great Depression was the worst in the climatological history of the country. By 1934 it had dessicated the Great Plains, from North Dakota to Texas, from the Mississippi River Valley to the Rockies. Vast dust storms swept the region.

Farmer and sons, dust storm, Cimarron County, Oklahoma, Photographer: Arthur Rothstein. The drought that helped cripple agriculture in.

Dust Bowl storm they called Black Sunday in Kansas

47 Photos Of The Worst Manmade Ecological Disaster In U.S. History

Black Sunday storm - the worst storm of the decade-long Dust Bowl .

The Dust Bowl Revisited: 2012

The Dust Bowl Revisited: 2012

The U.S. is embroiled in the worst drought since the Dust Bowl of the 1930s. Pictured: A dust storm approaches Stratford, Texas in 1935.

is embroiled in the worst drought since the Dust Bowl of the Pictured: A dust storm approaches Stratford, Texas in

Two teen girls pump water from a well in the middle of a dust storm and still look fabulous.

Children cover their faces at the swirling dust storms while pumping water in Springfield, Colorado, March Thousands of acres of wind-whipped eroded farmland turned the region into the Dust Bowl.

Drifts of sand near Liberal Kansas during the Dust Bowl

The winds of the "dust bowl" have piled up large drifts of soil against this farmer's barn near Liberal, Kansas. Photo by Arthur Rothstein #

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What Caused the U.S. Dust Bowl Drought of the 1930's?

Dust storm approaching Stratford, Texas Dust bowl surveying in Texas Image ID: Historic C Collection Location: Stratford, Texas Photo Date: April 1935 Credit: NOAA George E.

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