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Wilma Watson

Wilma Watson

This snapshot of Wilma Watson is labeled “Cimarron Music Teacher,” that’s a reference to the Cimarron, KS High School sometime between the fall of 1930 and the spring of 1935.

According to the National Climatic Data Center's list of annual average wind speeds, this is the windiest area in the continental United States with an average speed of 13.9 mph. This was the heart of the Dust Bowl in 1935.

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