Depression and the New Deal Stats

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Banks went bankrupt and millions lost their job
1929
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one quarter of the work force was unemployed
1932
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Franklin D Roosevelt was in charge
1933
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24 October 1929
Wall Street Stock Exchange aka Black Friday
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Wall Street Stock Exchange _____ were sold
1.3 million shares
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1929-1933
100,000 companies went bankrupt
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1933 manufactured goods
1/5 less than before the crash
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Shares prices lost
80% of their value
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1/4 of the workforce unemployed =
12 million people
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weekly pay
$28 to $28
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1933 farmers income
decreased by 60%
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farmers industrial products
decreased by 15%
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Hoover's reign lol
1929-1933
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Hoover offered
$4,000 million
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Hoover Dam
1931
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Hawley-Smoot Tariff
1930
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Hawley Smoot Tariff
40% on agricultural and industrial goods
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Emergency Relief Act
$300 million to unemployed
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RFC date
1932
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RFC money
$1500 million to businessmen
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June 1932
20,000 veterans
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Presidential Election 1932 Hoover vs Roosevelt
Roosevelt = 57% (42/48 states) Hoover 40%
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Fireside Chats
March 1933
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ALPHABET AGENCIES
ILL DO A DIFFERENT SET FOR LOL BI
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1937 unemployment
6 million
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winter of 1937-38 unemployment
10 million
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Huey Long wanted...
Americans with $3 million to have their money redistributed
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War started in Europe again in
1939
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December 1941
Japan bombed pearl harbour
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men in armed forces in the war
1,600,000
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1945 men in army
12 million
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1932

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one quarter of the work force was unemployed

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1933

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Wall Street Stock Exchange aka Black Friday

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1.3 million shares

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