Chapter 14.2 Hardship and suffering during the depression
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Region of the Great Plains which had severe dust storms. Included N.Dakota, S.Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas, Oklahoma and Texas.
little towns consisting largely of shacks which sprang up on the outskirts of cities during the depression.
places where food is offered free to the needy
lines of people waiting to receive food provided by charitable organizations or public agencies.
federal system for cash payments or food provided by the government to the poor.