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The Resource Letters from the Dust Bowl, by Caroline Henderson ; edited by Alvin O. Turner

Letters from the Dust Bowl, by Caroline Henderson ; edited by Alvin O. Turner

Label
Letters from the Dust Bowl
Title
Letters from the Dust Bowl
Statement of responsibility
by Caroline Henderson ; edited by Alvin O. Turner
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
She moved to Oklahoma's panhandle to homestead and teach in 1907, and her writing mirrored her love of the land and of the literature that sustained her as she struggled for survival during the Great Depression of the 1930's. Even today, Henderson's articles, notably "Letters from the Dust Bowl," are frequently cited for her vivid descriptions of the dust storms that ravaged the Plains
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F702.N6
LC item number
H46 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Letters from the Dust Bowl, by Caroline Henderson ; edited by Alvin O. Turner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [261]-267) and index
Contents
Beginnings, 1908-1914 -- Hopeful years, 1914-1928 -- Clouded horizons, 1929-1934 -- Dust to eat, 1935-1937 -- Slow and partial recovery, 1938-1951 -- When hope has gone, 1952-1966
Control code
46685230
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 278 p.
Isbn
9780806133508
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2001027569
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Transfer from the Center for the Study of the Southwest, 2013. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)46685230
Label
Letters from the Dust Bowl, by Caroline Henderson ; edited by Alvin O. Turner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [261]-267) and index
Contents
Beginnings, 1908-1914 -- Hopeful years, 1914-1928 -- Clouded horizons, 1929-1934 -- Dust to eat, 1935-1937 -- Slow and partial recovery, 1938-1951 -- When hope has gone, 1952-1966
Control code
46685230
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 278 p.
Isbn
9780806133508
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2001027569
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Transfer from the Center for the Study of the Southwest, 2013. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)46685230

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