The Great Depression
Need to know
-The great depression began in 1929
-The Great Depression was the worst economic crisis of the modern era.
-The unemployment skyrocketed to at least 25 percent.
-President Roosevelt famous saying was that he stated that "the only thing we have to fear is fear itself."
-The ending of The Great Depression was the spending of money on War World 2
1929 The start of The Great Depression.
1932 Franklin D. Roosevelt became President.
1933 The Depression hit its lowest point.
1941 the ending of The Great Depression
Man trying to find work during The Great Depression.
Child struggling through The Great Depression.
Young children struggling in The Great Depression.
-President Franklin D. Roosevelt
-This great President had a famous saying he stated that "the only thing we have to fear is fear itself."
-He was the president of the United States in 1932
-President Roosevelt is an important connection to this topic because he set out to create new programs to help the poor and get the ecomony moving once again.
-This effort was known as The New Deal
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