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The Great Depression. Chapter 24. The Great Depression. Black Thursday Black Tuesday The Stock Market Crash Farmers Bankers National Income. The Great Depression. Easy Credit Speculation Buying on the margin Overproduction Declining demand. The Great Depression.

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The great depression

The Great Depression

Chapter 24


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The Great Depression

  • Black Thursday

  • Black Tuesday

  • The Stock Market Crash

  • Farmers

  • Bankers

  • National Income


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  • Easy Credit

  • Speculation

  • Buying on the margin

  • Overproduction

  • Declining demand


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  • Lay offs and cut wages

  • The European Economy

  • Hoover’s response

  • Private sector initiative

  • Limited government intervention

  • Balanced federal budgets


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  • Hoovervilles

  • Hoover Valley

  • Hoover Blankets

  • The Bonus Army March (June 1932)

  • Douglas MacArthur

  • Depression Era Literature


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  • The Election of 1932

  • Franklin Roosevelt

  • The New Deal

  • Federal Economic Planning

  • Direct Relief


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  • The First Hundred Days

  • (March 9-June 16, 1933)

  • The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC)

  • The Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC)

  • Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)

  • Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA)


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  • The Home Owners Loan Corporation

  • The Farm Credit Administration

  • Public Works Administration (PWA)

  • The Agricultural Adjustment Act (AAA)

  • Summer 1933


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  • The Effects of the AAA

  • The Dust Bowl

  • Tenants and sharecroppers

  • Migratory Farm Laborers


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  • Communism in America

  • The American Liberty League

  • Fireside Chats

  • Charles Coughlin

  • Francis Townsend

  • Huey Long

  • “Share our wealth”


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  • The Emergency Relief Appropriation Act (1935)

  • The Works Progress Administration (WPA)

  • The Second New Deal

  • The Resettlement Administration

  • The National Labor Relations Act (Wagner Act)


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  • The Revenue Act (1935)

  • The Social Security Act (1935)

  • Old Age Pensions

  • The Election of 1936


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  • The New Deal and the Environment

  • The New Deal and the West

  • The New Deal and Native Americans

  • John Collier

  • The Commission of Indian Affairs


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  • FDR’s Court Packing Scheme

  • The Roosevelt Recession

  • Social Security Deductions

  • The Housing Act (1937)

  • The Fair Labor Standards Act (1938)


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  • The Psychological Impact of the Great Depression

  • Female Workers

  • Marriage Rates

  • Birth Rates

  • Divorce Rates


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  • Labor Union Membership

  • John L. Lewis

  • Sidney Hillman

  • The Committee For Industrial Organization

  • General Motors

  • Ford


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The Great Depression

  • Popular Entertainment

  • Comedies

  • Soap Operas

  • The Marx Brothers

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