6 Quick research (p. 81)

Find out when the Okies came to California and what kind of conditions they had to deal with when they got there.

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Okies

During the Great Depression of the 1930s, the immigrant population explodes in California as thousands of people move there to find work and a better life. Those from the Dust Bowl, whether they are from Oklahoma or not, are called “Okies.”