Life During the New Deal
Devon Schafer and Jachai Long- Fox
Roles of that women play
- Eleanor Roosevelt helped women and was important during her husbands presidency
- Frances Perkins was the first woman to head an executive department
- Many women became leaders in government agencies during the new deal.
Roles that African Americans Played ...
- William Hastie became the first black US federal judge
- The Black Cabinet was un-official advisors to the president
- FDR had to work around Southern Democrats because they were racist
- Dorothea Lange was a photographer that took pictures of the rural poor
- James Agee Wrote and took pictures of sharecroppers in the lower south
-Evans showed rural poverty