The love story of Bonnie and Clyde, one of the most infamous outlaw pairs of the American Depression era, has become cemented in modern pop culture- but they were not the only couple in the Barrow Gang. Clyde’s older brother, Buck, and his wife, Blanche often traveled with their relatives and had a dynamic (and tragic) love story of their own. Join us as we delve into the Barrow romance that is barely mentioned in the folk ballads and Hollywood films.
Blanche Caldwell Barrow. My Life with Bonnie & Clyde. Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 2004.
Ted Hinton. Ambush: The Real Story of Bonnie and Clyde. Austin, TX: Shoal Creek Publishers, 1979.
Phillip W. Steele with Marie Barrow Scoma. The Family Story of Bonnie and Clyde. Gretna, LA: Pelican Publishing Company, 2003.
“Blanche Barrow: Photos of Her Life with Bonnie and Clyde” - A website hosted by Debborah Moss, a family member of Blanche's with some great pictures of the Barrows
Music by Kevin MacLeod (www.incompetech.com)