life during the great depression

It is known as the Dirty Thirties. It was a period of severe dust storms. It greatly damaged the ecology and agriculture.
It is a deprived area on the outskirts of a town consisting of large numbers of crude dwellings. A town or section of a town or city inhabited by very poor people living n shanties, usually in a developing country.
The principles of the progressive wing of the Democratic Party, especially those advocated under the leadership of president Franklin D. Roosevelt for economic recovery and social reforms. The domestic program if the Franklin D. Roosevelt administration, especially during the period from 1933 to 1941.
A group of needy people waiting in line for free food to be distributed by a government agency or charity organization.
A place where free food is served to those who are homeless or destitute.
A homeless person. A tramp or a vagrant. A migrant worker.
A dam in the western U.S., on the Colorado River on the boarder between Nevada and Arizona: forms Lake Mead.
A public work elief program that operated from 1933 to 1942 in the United States for unemployment, unmarried men from relief families as part of the new deal.
She became an icon of the Great Depression. The compelling image of a mother and her children is actually one of a series of photographs that Dorothea Lange made in February or March of 1936 in Nipomo, California.
The law established the rights of employees to join, organize, or aid labor unions and to participate in collective bargaining through their labor representatives of their own choosing without obstruction from employers
FDR considered the Social Security Act to be one of his greatest accomplishments. He accomplished this goal with the creation of Social Security. Collecting Stamps was a nearly lifelong passion for FDR. He dropped out of law school. He holds the record for the longest-serving American president.
He was the first president born west of the Mississippi River. Hoover became an orphan at age nine. He was a member of Stanford University´s inaugural class. He was a self-made multi-millionaire. Hoover helped save millions for starvation after two world wars. Franklin D. Roosevelt once wished Hoover would become president. Before Hoover became president, he starred in the first television broadcast in American history. He won the presidency in his first-ever election campaign. There is a sport that bears Hooverś name. He was not invited to the dedication of the Hoover Dam.
An early draft og John Steinbeck´s novel of Mice and Men was eaten by his dog. In the 1980s, a rumour arose that Steinbeck´s novel the Grapes of Wrath had been translated into Japanese as ´The Angry Raisins´. Steinbeck used 300 pencils to write East of Eden. Steinbeck wrote a book about King Arthur. He wrote one the finest love letters in all of literature. A letter about falling in love.
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.
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