S: Great Depression Scrapbook
FC: The Great Depression by Joseph Shroyer
1: 1.What caused the Great Depression? | The stock market crash of Black Tuesday October 29, 1929 lead to the start of the Great Depression.
3: 2.How long did the Great Depression last? | The Great Depression lasted from Black Tuesday October 29 1928 till the start of America's entry into World War II in 1941. So the depression lasted 12 years.
5: 3.What was life like during the Great Depression? | Life in city's during the great depression faced unemployment and poverty "We saw the city at its worst. One vivid moment of those dark days we shall never forget", recalled Louise V. Armstrong. For people on the farm they lost their farms and faced foreclosure sales.
7: 4.Who was affected by the Great Depression? | The great depression effected many different people no one could find work farmers lost their farms immigrants traveled around as nomads with no where to stay or go racism was still at a height making it really hard for African Americans and Mexicans to find work, women spent the day caring for children as best as they could, children did not have school's to attend because many had to try and find work to help their families.
15: The end of the Great Depression is often marked as December 1941, the same time that America became officially involved in World War II. Because the war brought work from producing goods. | 5.How did the Great Depression End?