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Prelinger Archives: Rain for the Earth (Part I) (1937) [electronic resource]

Prelinger Archives
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
This Prelinger Archives film memorably captures the epic drought in America's Dust Bowl region and government-supported efforts to combat it through aid to farmers and environmental conservation efforts. This is John Steinbeck country vividly rendered.
Release Date
1937
Run Time
6 min.
Language
English
Notes
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on August 20, 2010.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Variant Title
Rain for the Earth. (Part I) (1937)
Contents
Rain for the Earth (Part I) (1937) (6:00)
Credits
Footage provided by Work Projects Administration of the Federal Works Agency.
Published
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2010], c1937.
Publisher no.
41729 Films Media Group
Access Restriction
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Description
1 streaming video file (6 min.) : sd., col.
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
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  • Access in Virgo Classic
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