- These farmers were dispossessed, which means they had to move from their land in Arkansas due to the circumstances of the Dust Bowl. Using knowledge from this set, why did farmers have to move from their homes?
- Look closely at this photo, what materials are the family using to construct their house? Why would this family elect to relocate to a dump?
Lange, Dorothea, "Dispossessed Arkansas farmers. Bakersfield, California," 1935. Courtesy of Library of Congress