Life During the New Deal

Jakob Davis; Avery Finch

Roles of Women During the New Deal

Elanor Roosevelt played a major role in FDR's presidency.

Francis Perkins was the first women to head an executive department

Women were leaders in many more agencies.

Roles of African Americans

William Hastie - first black judge

The Black Cabinet - group of black officials

FDR respected African Americans

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Dorothea Lange- A photographer known for her photos of the rural poor.

James Agee- Depicted the rural poor in his work Let Us Now Praise Famous Men.

Evans- Worked with James Agee on Let Us Now Praise Famous Men.

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