TVA

Tennessee Valley Authority

TVA

The Tennessee Valley Authority is a federally owned Corporation in the United States created by congressional charter in May 1933 to provide navigation, flood control, electricity, generation, fertilizer manufacturing, and economic devolpment in the Tennessee Valley, a region particularly affected by the Great Depression

Great Depression

The Great Depression had millions out of a job so the tva helped get workers to work.The Great Depression was a severe worldwide economic depression in the decade preceding WWI. The timing of the Great Depression varied across nations, but in most countries it started in 1930 and lasted until the late 1930s or middle 1940s. It was the longest, most widespread, and deepest depression of the 20th century