Dust, Drought and Depression #13

Rothstein, Arthur, photographer. Empty barns and idle trucks are found throughout the drought area. Beach, North Dakota. July, 1936.

Empty barns and idle trucks are found throughout the drought area. Beach, North Dakota. July 1936.1

Rothstein, Arthur, photographer. Typical farm in drought area. Beach, North Dakota. July, 1936.

Typical farm in drought area. Beach, North Dakota, July 1936.2

Rothstein, Arthur, photographer. John Frederick of Grant County, North Dakota, shows how high his wheat would grow if there were no drought. July, 1936.

John Frederick of Grant County, North Dakota, shows how high his wheat would grow if there were no drought; July 1936.3


  1. Rothstein, Arthur, photographer. Empty barns and idle trucks are found throughout the drought area. Beach, North Dakota. July, 1936. Image retrieved from the Library of Congress, www.loc.gov/pictures/item/fsa1998019575/PP/. (Accessed October 18, 2016.)
  2. Rothstein, Arthur, photographer. Typical farm in drought area. Beach, North Dakota. July, 1936. Image retrieved from the Library of Congress, www.loc.gov/pictures/item/fsa1998019586/PP/. (Accessed October 18, 2016.)
  3. Rothstein, Arthur, photographer. John Frederick of Grant County, North Dakota, shows how high his wheat would grow if there were no drought. July, 1936. Image retrieved from the Library of Congress, www.loc.gov/pictures/item/fsa1998019584/PP/. (Accessed October 18, 2016.)
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