Understanding Population Trends -
Analyzing a Photograph -
Learning from Historical Documents:
Margaret Loughrin to Gov. Frank Cooney, from Butte, 1934, Regarding
Letter from J. E. Finch
to Gov. John Erickson, from Sumatra, MT, 1931, Describing the
Letters from Residents of
Drought-Stricken Areas to Governor John Erickson
Explore the history and engineering of the Fort Peck Dam.
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View an interactive timeline of the Great Depression.
Mrs. Ballinger, Flathead Valley, photo by John
Vachon, 1942, courtesy Library of Congress LC-USF34-065186-D