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Frank Durnell Conard (1884-1966)
Approaching Dust Storm in the Middle West
Kansas Historical Society
Item Number: 278 , Call Number: QC.9 STO.D .1935c *9, KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 278
This is a view of an approaching dust storm somewhere on the southern Plains. The photograph was taken by Frank D. ("Pop") Conard, a well known photographer in Garden City, Kansas. Dust storms, such as this one, rolled over the the southern Great Plains from 1932-1936, removing top soil from agricultural lands and prompting important changes in agricultural practice.
The image is labeled #24 Conard.