The Great Deppression

Time of poverty and despair

How it started

in October of 1920 the stock market crashed and that's when it all went down hill. people had lost there jobs and there life savings,building started to close down including the banks and farms income failed 50%. In 1932 only the rich and the middle class people made some investments in before and after the war so they had lost alot of money when the stock market crashed

The President Campaign

the president campaign of 1930 was mostly over the great depression , Herbert Hover and Franklin D. Roosevelt (known as the governor of New York ) both of them competing against each other hoover wanted it to take it the natural way let it all play out while Roosevelt took charge.

Roosevelt won!!!!!!

A new ear of economic and political change.

The New Deal

That is where confidence began to the saying there is nothing to fear but fear itself. The new deal brought individual citizen to become interested in politics. when Roosevelt too presidency many people where unemployed and lost there homes the bread lines were always filled. So he mad a program called the CCC (Civilian Conservation Corps) where young men between the age of 18-25 that paid $30 month they plant trees creating fish and other things.
The Great Depression

The End of the Great Depression

A major turning point was the bombing of the pearl harbor and beging of the ww2

men, weapons, and ships were needed men were trained for the battlefield and women were kept at home for the factories. At the time, President Roosevelt was a hero,he cared deeply for the common man and that he was doing his best to end the Great Depression.