The Great Depression

The Horrifying Great Depression

Hard Times

The Great Depression was a hard time for everyone, stock prices went down making everything became very expensive, and no one could find work.

The Great Depression Summery

On October 24, Black Thursday, stock prices plummet, soon after on October 29, 30 billion dollars will "disappear" leaving 3.2 million people unemployed. Riots would break out from all the loose of money and all the increase of prices in basic items. In May 1934 a three day dust storm blows 350 million tons of soil killing 7,000 people, this event was known as the dust bowl. Finally in April 1935 8.5 million individuals in 3,000 counties across the natuin got jobs, causing the counties to improve. The Great Depression was a very hard time for everyone.