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Author Stanley, Jerry, 1941-

Title Children of the Dust Bowl : the true story of the school at Weedpatch Camp / Jerry Stanley; illustrated with photographs.

Imprint New York : Crown, 1992.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PCMS True Stories  F STANLEY    ---  Available
 Pittsburg 1st Fl Juvenile Non-Fiction  J 371.96 Sta    ---  Available
Edition 1st edition.
Description 85 p. : illustrated ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 78-80) and index.
Summary Describes the plight of the migrant workers who traveled from the Dust Bowl to California during the Depression and were forced to live in a federal labor camp and discusses the school that was built for their children.
Study Program AR MG RL 6.8 PTS 2 6660.
Subject Children of migrant laborers -- Education -- California -- Arvin -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
Droughts -- Southwestern States -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
Depressions -- 1929 -- Great Plains -- Juvenile literature.
Depressions -- 1929 -- Southwestern States -- Juvenile literature.
Migrant labor -- California.
Depressions -- 1929.
ISBN 0517587815
0517587823 (lib. bdg.)

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