From left, clockwise: Dorothea Lange's photo of the homeless Florence
Thompson show the effects of the Great Depression; Due to the extreme drought
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of the twenties and precipitated the greatest economic decline in US history.
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At 7:25 p.m. on May 6, 1937, while the Hindenburg was attempting to land at the Lakehurst Naval Air Station in New Jersey, a flame appeared on the outer cover of the rear... More »
Money and Inflation 1930's. To provide an estimate of inflation we have given a
guide to the value of $100 US Dollars for the first year in the decade to the ...
October, 1929, the Stock Market crashes. Fortunes of investors around the world
are destroyed. President Herbert Hoover, an Iowa native, is President of the ...
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The leaders of the isolationist movement drew upon history to bolster their
position. In his Farewell Address, President George Washington had advocated ...
America's Best History - United States History Timeline 1930-1939. The Great ...
Most important historical events of each year of the decade of the 1930's listed.