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Power and the land

Plow (1936) traces the social and economic history of the Great Plains from the settlement of the prairies through the World War I boom to the years of depression and drought. The river (1937) traces the history of the Mississippi River and its tributaries. Shows the consequences of sharecropping, soil exhaustion, unchecked erosion, and flooding and concludes with scenes of regional planning, Tennessee Valley development, and correlated Federal efforts.

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  • "A depiction of the social and economic history of the Great Plains from the settlement of the prairies by cattlemen and farmers through the World War I boom to drought and depression."
  • "Plow (1936) traces the social and economic history of the Great Plains from the settlement of the prairies through the World War I boom to the years of depression and drought. The river (1937) traces the history of the Mississippi River and its tributaries. Shows the consequences of sharecropping, soil exhaustion, unchecked erosion, and flooding and concludes with scenes of regional planning, Tennessee Valley development, and correlated Federal efforts."@en
  • "The first work depicts the social and economic history of the Great Plains from the settlement of prairies by cattlemen and farmers through the World War I boom to drought and depression. The second work examines the L.M.S. Railway and the Royal Mail system prior to World War II."@en
  • "Traces the social and economic history of the Great Plains from the settlement of the prairies through the World War I boom to the years of depression and drought."@en
  • "Traces the social and economic history of the Great Plains from the settlement of the prairies by farmers and cattlemen through the World War I boom to the Dust Bowl drought and depression of the 1930's."@en
  • "Power and the land: Portrays a farm family in Ohio before and after electrification of their farm, illustrates the method of farming an electrical cooperative, and discusses the economic benefits of electrification."@en
  • "The plow ... : Presents the social and economic history of the Great Plains from the time of settlement to the years of depression and draught."@en
  • "Discusses the social and economic history of the Great Plains from the settlement of the prairies through the World War I boom to the year of depression and drought."
  • "The first work traces the social and economic history of the Great Plains from the settlement of prairies by cattlemen and farmers through the World War I boom to drought and depression. The second work depicts the nightly journey of the mail train from London to Scotland."
  • ""Presents the social and economic history of the Great Plains from the settlement of the prairies by cattlemen and farmers through the World War I boom to the years of depression and drought"--Educational film locator, 1978."@en
  • "The river: A documentary story of the Mississippi River tracing the history of the Mississippi. Emphasizes the need for conservation and reclamation."@en

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  • "History"
  • "History"@en
  • "Academy War Film Collection."@en
  • "Shorts."@en
  • "Documentary"
  • "History."@en
  • "History."
  • "Documentaries and factual films and video."@en
  • "Documentary films."@en

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  • "Plow that broke the plains and The river"
  • "Power and the land"@en
  • "The Plow that broke the Plains a U.S. Documentary Film /"@en
  • "Two by Pare Lorentz"
  • "Night mail"@en
  • "The plow that broke the plains a U.S. documentary film /"
  • "The plow that broke the plains : a U.S. documentary film /"@en
  • "The Plow that broke the plains a U.S. documentary film /"@en
  • "The Plow that broke the Plains a U.S. documentary film /"@en
  • "The plow that broke the Plains a U.S. documentary film /"
  • "The plow that broke the plains : a U.S. documentary film"
  • "River"@en