The New Deal. FDR offers relief and recovery. Hoover Believed that depression relief should come from state and local governments and private agencies. Roosevelt Believed that the depression required strong action and leadership by the federal government. Hoover vs. Roosevelt.
The New Deal
FDR offers relief and recovery
Believed that depression relief should come from state and local governments and private agencies.
Believed that the depression required strong action and leadership by the federal government.
This campaign is more than a contest between two men…It’s a contest between two philosophies of government.
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Inauguration of FDR, March 4, 1933
Saving the Banks
Bank run, New York City, 1931
FDR signing the Emergency Banking Relief Act into law.
FDR’s first fireside chat on the bank crisis. (March 12, 1933)
Fireside chat #15 On National Defense, May 26, 1940
The New Deal
II. plans for economic Recovery
I.Relief for the unemployed
The New Deal had three major goals:
Concluding Videos: 1) FDR (3:26) 2) First New Deal: First Hundred Days (5:26)
III. Reforms to prevent another depression
Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA)
New Deal program #1
Building Big Ridge Dam (TN)
Lights for the Barnyard (TN)
New Deal program #2
Works Progress Administration (WPA)
Workers covering the stream in Cain Park, Cleveland Park, OH
Edward Laning and assistants at work on his mural “The Role of the Immigrant in the Industrial Development of America” – New York, NY
Rural Electrification Administration (REA)
New Deal program #3
Linemen on utility poles.
New Deal program #4
Public Works Administration (PWA)
Hollywood High School, Los Angeles, CA
New York City’s Tri-Borough Bridge
New Deal program #5
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC)
Worker During Bridge Construction
Camp Euclid, OHSeptember, 1936
New Deal program #6
Children Cared for by Visiting Housekeeper in Oklahoma (1935)
Federal Emergency Relief Administration (FERA)
View From Summer Camp for Underprivileged Children, Washington (1935)
New Deal program #7
Poster from Georgia
Social Security Administration (SSA)
New Deal program #8
National Recovery Administration (NRA)
New Deal program #9
Agricultural Adjustment Administration (AAA)
Farmers receiving checks St. Augstine, Texas (1939)
New Deal program #10
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC)
Ms. Lydia Lobsiger, the first person to be paid for deposits in an insured closed bank.