Map - The Dust Bowl
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Below:  A map showing the "Dust Bowl" area that was affected by the
drought (lack of rain) during the 1930s.  Many thousands of farms
in the area went bankrupt when they could not produce a crop to sell.

The map is by David Burns.

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   Copyright 2009, 2016 by David Burns.  All rights reserved.  As a guide to the Virginia Standards of Learning, some pages necessarily include phrases or sentences from that document, which is available online from the Virginia Department of Education.  The author's copyright extends to the original text and graphics, unique design and layout, and related material.