Sacramento Archives Crawl Event: Sacramento's Depression Era Hoovervilles

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Event Details

For this year's Sacramento Archives Crawl, join Sacramento Public Library archivist for a deep dive into the Capital City's Depression era Hoovervilles - from American River Camp to Skunk Hollow, we'll explore the makeshift existence of the hundreds of souls who - escaping the throes of the Great Depression or the scourge of the Dust Bowl - decided to make a stand in Sacramento. Rare photographs and archival content with accent this hour-long talk. 

This is a Sacramento Room facilitated program that will be held on Zoom. Credentials: 

Topic: Sacramento's Depression Era Hooverville's

Time: Oct 9, 2021 01:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)


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Meeting ID: 979 1581 6054

Passcode: shooks

Event Type(s): Authors/Speakers
Age Group(s): Adults
Presenter: James Scott
James Scott
(916) 264-2795