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Three girls modelling various Dust Bowl masks to be worn in areas where the amount of dust in the air causes breathing difficulties. (circa 1935)

Lee Harvey Oswald (October 18, 1939 – November 24, 1963) was an American sniper who assassinated President John F. Kennedy on November 22, 1963.

34 Eye Opening Photos Of The Great Depression

View of the roof of a house, which has been buried by a dust drift from a Dust Bowl storm in Dallas, South Dakota. American Stock Archive / Getty Images

“Watching a Dust Storm’s Approach,” as a black blizzard rolls in to Ulysses, Kansas, two women and a girl pose for a photograph before taking shelter.

Portraits in defiance: Historic black and white images of gritty Dust Bowl survivors bring Dirty Thirties back to life

Survivors: Dust Bowl farmer John Barnett (left) , his wife Venus (center), and their three children: Delphaline, 17 (top), Lincoln, 11 (right), and Leonard, 9

long the highway near Bakersfield, California. Dust bowl refugees. [Dust bowl refugees, on highway near Bakersfield, California.] (1935 Nov.)

This picture represents the camp that the Joads first stop at in California in chapter 20. The camp is full of poor living and poor families. This is one of the most depressing stops on their journey.