Life During The New Deal
By: Timothy Whitelow
Roles That Women Played...
-Frances Perkins was the first women to head an executive department.
-Mary women became leaders in government agencies during the New Deal.
Roles of African American
-African Americans were also hired to fill posts in the government called the black cabinet
-Mary McLeod Bethune was the director of Negro Affairs in the National Youth Administration
-James Agee and Walker Evans both depicted the lives of sharecroppers in the lower south.
-"Make way for tomorrow"
-"i am a fugitive from a chain gang"
-a popular radio show was The lone ranger
-Duke ellington and count basie were two famous big band leaders
-Boxing became popular also