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The Great Depression

THE GREAT DEPRESSION

The great depression was a time in history from about 1929 to 1939 . In these years the worst economic downturn happened. Many people lost their jobs and were forced to relocate.

Important people

Franklin D. Roosevelt : He being the President made a program to recover all the lost companies and farms. He recovered many jobs for the people who really needed them.


Huey Long: Huey had lots of power over the state of Louisiana and with that power he established programs to develop infrastructures and social services.

Important events

January 1, 1924: The stock Market skyrockets. January 1, 1928: The construction boom ends. September 4, 1929