Years of Crisis Project- Christine Gallagher

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In History
  • Treaty of Versailles signed

  • Hitler became the National Socialist Party's leader

  • Wall Street stock market crashed

    Wall Street stock market crashed
    -New York's sidewalks had been lined with Banks and investors
    -the companies had people buying stocks from them, which they used to pay off their loans
    *September 1929, people thought the prices were too high and started to sell their stocks thinking prices would go down
    -within a month the prices started to slop downward and a panic arose because everyone wanted to sell but nobody wanted to buy
    -around 16 million stocks had been sold to people, this is what made the stock market crash
  • German invasion of Poland

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    Years of Crisis

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    The Great Depression