Life During The Great Depression. 

The Social Security Act was created in 1935 to have a system of transfer payments in which younger, working people support, older retired people can use.
The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation was created in 1933. It was created to maintain and protect U.S banks from failure.
The Tennessee Valley Authority helped out with important problems such as flooding, providing electricity to homes and businesses, and replanting forests. It was created in 1933
The Hoover Dam. It was built in 1931, and was completed and open in 1936. The purpose of the dam was flood control; improvement of navigation and regulation of the Colorado River; storage and delivery of Colorado River waters for reclamation of public lands and other beneficial uses exclusively within the United States; and hydroelectric power production.
A hobo is not just a homeless person, but a homeless person with no permanent place to stay. Some of them would jump on to trains or train carts and ride them without someone knowing they are on there.
Breadlines were long lines of people waiting to get free food. It was very shameful to be seen in these lines. It showed that they were not capable of providing for themselves or anyone else.
Agricultural adjustment act was a federal law of the new deal. Farmers were payed not to plant on a certain part of land to kill livestock. This was to raise the value of crops.
Mr. Hoover was the 31st president and was known for being a Quaker. He tried to battle out the Great Depression
A shanty town also known as Hooverville in the years of great depression were built by homeless people. There were hundreds of hoovervilles and hundreds of thousands of people were living in these huts.
Dorothea Lange was an influencial American documentary photographer and photojournalist, best known for her Depression era work for the Farm Security Admonistration
The (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 New Deal was where they wanted FDR to become president. They wanted him to try to stop The Great Depression. FDR has tried his hardest to have the Great Depression done and over with.
The dust bowl Great Plains region devastated by drought in 1930s depression-ridden America.
John Ernst Steinbeck, Jr. was an American author of twenty-seven books, including sixteen novels, six non-fiction books, and five collections of short stories
The Wagner act was passed on July 5th, 1935. also known as the National Labor Relations Act of 1935, is the most important piece of labor legislation enacted in U.S. history.
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