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        The Blizzard of '49 | Operation Haylift & Snowbound

        The Storm of the Century: The Blizzard of 49 is a WyomingPBS documentary.  This documentary tells the story of the worst series of storms in Wyoming's history.  But for all the tragedy and loss, suffering, and death, there was hope and heroism, unselfish sacrifice, and generosity. Students will learn about the Blizzard of 1949 and the emergency actions taken by the United States government in response.

        The resource videos are based on this documentary and include associated lesson plans.  There are two video clips. Clip one starts at the beginning and ends at 3:25 minutes, Clip two begins at 3:40 minutes and ends at 8:02 minutes. 

         

         

        Students will learn about the Blizzard of 1949 and the emergency actions taken by the United States government in response.

        Visit Storm of the Century: The Blizzard of '49 to view the entire documentary.

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