Content on this page requires a newer version of Adobe Flash Player.

Get Adobe Flash player

Monday, 20 October 2014
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
 
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
Ken Burns Needs Your Photographs
06/16/2010

Dust off the photo albums and clean out the attics, Ken Burns is looking for your pictures and home videos of the ‘dirty thirties.’

Acclaimed documentary filmmaker Ken Burns is looking for your personal photographs and home videos to be included in the historical documentary film, The Dust Bowl. Focusing on the areas most affected by the disaster, The Dust Bowl tells the story of life, death, and perseverance during the late 1920s and 1930s.

The documentary combines personal narratives, archival footage, and photography to bring the story of The Dust Bowl to life—and your help is needed! The research team is looking for any images of local towns, people, and farms taken during the 1930s. Images of street scenes, farmers in the field, the interiors of houses, schools and makeshift hospitals, people covering their faces with dust masks or handkerchiefs, women cleaning their homes, and farm scenes are of particular interest.

If you have a collection of photographs from the late nineteen twenties or anytime during the nineteen thirties, The Dust Bowl research team wants to hear from you!

The Dust Bowl research team will also be looking at photographs at the following locations:

Guymon, OK: Friday, June 25

Pioneer Showcase and Museum: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Elkhart, KS: Saturday, June 26

Morton County Historical Society Museum: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Beaver, OK: Sunday, June 27

First Security Bank, Cimarron Room: 11:00 AM to 2:30 PM

Gate, OK: Sunday, June 27

Gate Library: 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Turpin, OK: Sunday, June 27

Turpin Senior Citizens Center: 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Boise City, OK: Monday, June 28

Cimarron Heritage Center: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

© Copyright KSCB News
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
Victim in National Beef Altercation Dies
Arrest Made In Death After Altercation At National Beef
Plains man dies in Michigan accident
U.S. Energy Secretary Lauds Abengoa in Hugoton
Liberal City Commission Meets, Says Goodbye To Retiring Firefighter
Four LHS Girls Qualify for State Golf
Correction:Brownback To Make A Stop In Liberal
Mobile Home Fire In Guymon
Hugoton One of Three Innovative School Districts in Kansas
Friday's Scores
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Redskins Win North Cup
Huge Demethanizer Transport Making It's Way Through Liberal
Eat at Spencer Browne's Coffee Shop on Oct. 20 for United Way
Skins Tame Lions in District Opener
Friday's Scores
Offense on Fire for Seward
Friday's Games
Eliel Gonzalez is Mead Lumber Athlete of the Week  
Middle School Scores
Quintana and Slatten Win WAC Meet in Hays
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Emergency Alert Hanbook

©2014 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group