The Depression Dilemmas of Rural Iowa, 1929-1933
Lisa L. Ossian
Moines Tribune, 24, 26, 32, 129, 163, 164 DeWitt, Stella, 167, 168 cube, Charles A. (Dr.), 21 Dickinson, L. J. (congressman), 33, 106, 152 Didesch, Al, 29 Dilger, Harvey, 128 Dingwell (Judge), 117 District 13, a hundred, 109, 112, 113, 176 Dix, Keith, 108 Doherty, Henry L., corporation, 24 Doniancec, George, 17 Donkersloot (no first name), 111 Drake collage, 26 dry raids, 111 Dry Union, 146 Dubuque County, Iowa, sixty eight Dubuque, Iowa, 27–29, sixty five, sixty six, 124 Dubuque Telegraph-Herald, 31.
assets to graduate. Neither ever displayed any bitterness concerning the era—only stated that it had made them difficult and tenacious. In remaining, as I waited for Vince to return domestic final evening after his lengthy sizzling day on the wind-energy turbine manufacturing facility, Iowa was once nonetheless anguish in the course of the 3rd longest warmth wave in virtually 80 years, and we don't have any air-conditioning in our bungalow. As i used to be cleansing out the cabinets ahead of a visit and will scent the black-eyed peas and ribs simmering within the.
Immobilizing accidents. The attending healthcare professional adamantly voiced his matters, “If he lives, he'll stroll merely by using braces, for his again is damaged. he's via within the mines.”31 alterations within the guide mining method promised larger potency yet no longer more secure operating stipulations. elevated mechanization, with out right education and safeguard precautions, purely further to the already excessive expense of fatalities. even though a better preliminary capital funding used to be required, mechanization might.
“staying put.” As one travels via this farm diary for the process 1929, one starts off to appreciate the complicated paintings schedules of Midwestern basic farming with its mixture of vegetation and animals. The devotion to chores valuable in keeping the diversity of crops resembling corn, wheat, rye, hay, and oats in addition to the animals, frequently chickens, ducks, hogs, horses, and dairy farm animals, whereas attempting to make an honest residing was once an extended, tricky, and excessive checklist: plowed, planted, harrowed, mowed,.
The farms throughout the fresh U.S. recession,” all started Secretary Lounsberry, “has introduced monetary hassle to hundreds of thousands either at the farm and within the urban. regrettably, Iowa's restoration from the recession continues to be now not whole and there was an attempt to diversify agriculture in Iowa with much less dependence on corn, soybeans, and cattle that are the most remains of Iowa agriculture.”38 In a first-of-its-kind survey by way of the Iowa division of Agriculture and the Iowa Corn and cattle Reporting.