Life during the great depression

The Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) was a public work relief program that operated from 1933 to 1942 in the United States for unemployed, unmarried men from relief families as part of the New Deal.
The Tennessee Valley Authority Act allowed dams to be built along the Tennessee River. The dams prevented flooding and provided a water source. They were also able to provide cheap electricity
The Social Security Act is A law enacted by President Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1935 to create a system of transfer payments in which younger, working people support older, retired people.
The Bonus Army was the popular name of an assemblage of some 43,000 marchers
A line of people waiting for food
Soup Kitchens are designated location for people to go to to get food.
The wagner act is the National Labor relations act of 1935
Herbert Hoover is the President that everyone said lead the U.S. into the Great Depression, Had no political experience when elected.
The New Deal is a Document written by FDR in an attempt to pull America out of the Great Depression
A mother struggling to get by during the Great Depression
Franklin Roosevelt was the President that had to bring America out of the Great Depression after Hoover Led it there.
The Dust bowl was an agricultural, economic and social disaster that took place during the 1930's on the Great Plains of the United states. Poor Farming, severe drought and high winds left much of the farmland unusable. Severe dust storms created blackouts and killed thousands forcing many families to migrate West.
Hoboes were the homeless people during the Great Depression.
Shantytowns are towns that people in the Great Depression had to live in, nicknamed "Hoovervilles" after Presidents Herbert Hoover
The Hoover Dam is a damn named after President Herbert Hoover located in the Black Canyons of Colorado, between Nevada and Arizona
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