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Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry
The Great Depression Timeline
ABC-Clio American History
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Annals of America
Gale UXL Student Resource Center Jr
Gale Virtual Reference Library
The era which began soon after the Stock Market crash of 1929, the Great Depression, was one of the worst economic downturns in United States history. Read all about it!
Click on the graphic above for video explaining how the Stock Market Crash led to the Great Depression and President Franklin Roosevelt's steps to halt the run on the banks.
Great Depression websites
I Aint' Got No Home Anymore
Woodie Guthrie was a folk singer / songwriter whose lyrics reflected the lives of every day Americans during the Great Depression.
Stories about The Great Depression
This video takes a short bit of time to load. It includes the oral history of people who lived through The Great Depression.
Roll of Thunder
Everything you need to know...and more...about ROTHMK.
Summarizes and analyzes the Great Depression and includes primary source photos, facts and additional websites.
Great Depression and New Deal
Call Number: REF 973 GRE
This Gale Virtual Reference Library series includes an almanac, biograhies and primary sources. Also available in print Reference.
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Dust to Eat by
Call Number: 973.91COO
The Great Depression and the New Deal by
Call Number: 973.91 HIL
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