Brother Can you Spare a Dime?
Date Saturday July 16, 2016
Time1:00 PM  - 2:00 PM
Location Pictograph Cave State Park
Contact Jarret Kostrba
(406) 254-7342
DescriptionJoin presenter Bill Rossiter as he takes you on a musical journey through the Depression. During the Dirty 30's, network radio and Hollywood followed Washington's lead in sturdily ignoring th Depression. But the rural and small-town musicians played a different tune. Brother, Can You Spare A Dime? views the Depression, with a glance at Montana┬┐s early start, not through history and literature, but through the songs and "illiterature," looking at what happened to the common folks most affected by it. This performance is accompanied by banjo, guitar and autoharp.

Program is sponsored by a grant from Humanities Montana.

For more information call the park visitor center at (406) 254-7342.

What: Brother Can You Spare a Dime

When: Saturday, July 16th at 1pm

Where: Pictograph Cave State Park, 3401 Coburn Rd, Billings, MT

Who: Bill Rossiter, Retired instructor of literature and folklore and chair of the Humanities Division, Flathead Valley Community College