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This happened on October 29, 1929 Stock Market Crash
Long periods of this in the Great Plains cause severe soil erosion drought
The farming area in the Midwestern U.S. that suffered severe drought and farming conditions Dust Bowl
Election of this President in 1932 became his 1st of 4 Presidential terms Franklin D. Roosevelt
This led America out of The Great Depression America preparing for WWII
Pianist, composer, and bandleader in the 1930s “swing era.” Duke Ellington
African American track star that won the Olympics in Germany in 1936 Jesse Owens
President that promised “a New Deal for the American people.” Franklin D. Roosevelt
Americans blamed this President for causing The Great Depression. Herbert Hoover
Author of Gone With the Wind. Margaret Mitchell
In regards to money, people did this in the 1920s. People spent money they didn’t have and went into debt.
This happened to farmers as an immediate result of the dust bowl lost farms and had to move west
This happened to people after the stock market crash People became unemployed and homeless.
People lined up here for a cup of soup and piece of bread. soup kitchen or bread line
This program was put into place to help give Americans jobs and keep the economy going. The New Deal
The CCC, WPA, and TVA were part of this program The New Deal
What does the acronym WPA stand for? Works Progress Administration
The New Deal did this for the people gave them jobs
This happens when people spend money The economy becomes stable.
This invention allowed FDR to talk to the American people in his “Fireside Chats.” radio
The government established this plan so that Americans would begin to trust banks & deposit money there once again. FDIC