There’s Something Special About These 14 New Mexico Farms From The Past

Farm life has always been tough, but the Great Depression and Dust Bowl of the 1930s must have made the livelihood almost impossible for some families. Here’s a peek at what life looked like for some families during the time period.

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You can see more incredible photos that document New Mexico’s experience during the Great Depression and Dust Bowl in Here’s What Life In New Mexico Looked Like In 1935.