[Photograph 2012.201.B0316.0514]

Description:

Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "On his tour of Drouth and dust bowl area, secretary of Agriculture Ezra Taft Benson is shown in shirt sleeves, standing beside a farm house which was completely abandoned by the B. L. Witcher family because of drouth and drifting sands."

Creator(s): International News Photo
Location(s): United States - New Mexico - Curry County - Weber City
Creation Date: April 28, 1955
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 8
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: April 28, 1955
Coverage:
Place
United States - New Mexico - Curry County - Weber City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
April 28, 1955
Description:

Photograph taken for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "On his tour of Drouth and dust bowl area, secretary of Agriculture Ezra Taft Benson is shown in shirt sleeves, standing beside a farm house which was completely abandoned by the B. L. Witcher family because of drouth and drifting sands."

Note:

PublishDate: 1955-05-13T00:00:00Z

Physical Description:

1 photograph

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Drouth Or Drought | New Mexico | newspaper photographs
Added Title: Benson Visis Abandoned Farm In Dust Bowl Area
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0316.0514
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc195830
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image