The Great Depression. The Great Depression And World War II 1929-1945. 1928: Peace and Prosperity. Continuation of good times Helps Hoover get re-elected Prosperity in business was good for country Debt stimulated economy through the purchase of goods as well as stocks on credit.
The Great Depression
World War II
begins here in the U.S.
“…So first let me assert my firm belief that the only thing we have to fear is fear itself.”