Great Depression


The Stock Market Crash.

In october 1929,the stock market crashed in the states of South Dakota,Arkansas,Nabraska and more.Many americans lost their jobs,houses,and their money was gone.over 78% of americans involved in the depression lost their jobs and could not afford anything for thier family.

The new deal.

in 1933 Herbert Hoover was out of office and FDR was elected.When FDR was elected he set up an organization called the New Deal.The new deal did not end the depression but it helped agresivly and the number of jobs earned back increased by 42%.the new deal relived economic hardship and gave americans faith in the democratic system when others got hit.

dust bowl