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Tool #25: The Farm Letters

Type:  Real family letters

Teacher:  All levels (Social Studies, Language Arts)

Student Use:  Investigate the life of 1930s farm family

Dear Daddy:  The Farm Letters is a growing collection of family letters from the 1930s.  According to the site, “their correspondence may very well comprise the most extensive written ensight into the day-to-day lives of a family dealing with the challenges of the Great Depression.”  Includes cookbook recipes and photos.  Sign up for updates. 


March 19, 2009 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , , | Leave a comment