The Great Depression

1929-1940

What is the great depression?

The Great Depression all started in 1929 when the stock market crashed. Once the stock market crashed many people were having money problems. There was also an event called, The Dust Bowl. This was when the farmers were overusing the land causeing the soil to dry out. Wind made big dust storms and the crops were destroyed. Since the soil was dried up farmers couldnt produce products and had money problems too.