Dust Bowl: President Inspects Drought Territory.

Clip#:
Audio:
Location:
354562_1_1
Yes
USA
Year Shot:
Video:
Timecode:
1957  (Actual Year)
B/W
00:43:10 - 00:44:00
Tape Master:
Original Film:
1626
030-007-01
Dust Bowl: President Inspects Drought Territory "Pres. Eisenhower, getting a first-hand look at the appalling drought conditions in Texas, Oklahoma and other western states, talks to farmers who have suffered through years of parched lands and returns to Washington with a program of help for the stricken states." President Dwight Eisenhower and aides on airplane; aerial view of farmland. On the ground, Ike checks out the dry soil and tumbleweeds.