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American Experience; Troublesome Creek: A Midwestern


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American Experience
Troublesome Creek: A Midwestern
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908 R

Series Description

Premiered October 1988 As television's longest-running, most-watched history series, American Experience brings to life the incredible characters and epic stories that helped form this nation. Now in its eighteenth season, the series has produced over 180 programs and garnered every major broadcast award. Series release date: 10/1988

Program Description

In the late 1980s, Iowa farmers Russ and Mary Jane Jordan faced a $200,000 debt and a bottom line-oriented bank. This is a personal story of one family's dramatic solution to hold on to their family farm as massive foreclosures swept the nation.



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Chicago: “American Experience; Troublesome Creek: A Midwestern,” 02/21/1997, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed March 26, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B8BD0B85FAC9451D9EE750D2987049E9.
MLA: “American Experience; Troublesome Creek: A Midwestern.” 02/21/1997. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. March 26, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B8BD0B85FAC9451D9EE750D2987049E9>.
APA: American Experience; Troublesome Creek: A Midwestern. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B8BD0B85FAC9451D9EE750D2987049E9
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