FC: The great depression
1: What caused the great depression?
2: Cause of the great depression.
3: Causes of the great depression were the stock market crash of 1929 played a big part in the great depression. Then soon after that people started into a financial panic. Other reasons were high tariffs and war debts as well as over production industry and agriculture.
5: How long did the great depression last? The great depression started in 1930 and lasted until 1939.
6: People lost their jobs and homes and many were homeless. Finding a job wasn't easy, leaving many families without food and other basic needs. | What was life like during the great depression?
8: Who was affected by the great depression?
9: Everyone was affected by the great depression. No one wanted to spend money because they didn't have any to spend or they took out loans so places like banks and buisnesses started failing.
10: How did the great depression end?
11: After World War II broke out in Europe and they looked to us to provide them with supplies. Soon after the attack on pearl harbor was bombed The U.S. enlisted more than 10 million men and women into the military. Since so many were fighting in the war, it was left for those left at home to work in the factories to make supplies for the war effort.
12: More pictures of the great depression.
13: Family moving
14: Family living in a tent.
15: Christmas Dinner
16: A family walking 30 miles to visit family.
17: A group of women making a quilt.
18: A group of men outside an employment agency.
19: Unemployed workers marching in New Jersey.
20: A group of people standing in a bread line.
21: A an eating in a soup kitchen.