[Dust Storm in Dimmitt, Texas]

Description:

Photograph of a dust storm cloud.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Castro County - Dimmitt
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
Deaf Smith County Library
Collection(s):
Bill and Marcella Bradly Collection
Humanities Texas Grant
Usage:
Total Uses: 196
Past 30 days: 7
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Digitized: February 7, 2005
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Castro County - Dimmitt
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Description:

Photograph of a dust storm cloud.

Note:

"Blow, winds, blow," is a beautiful song, but residents of the Texas Panhandle in actuality prefer to have the volume of the blow tempered. This sand storm, the worst in twenty years, came from the north and for fifteen minutes nothing was visible without electric light. Tho violent looking as it approached, the colors were very beautiful. Entered by Dr. Elmer Moore, Dimmitt, Tex.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Partner:
Deaf Smith County Library
Collection:
Bill and Marcella Bradly Collection
Collection:
Humanities Texas Grant
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: ds01559
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth3430
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public