a government scandal involving a former United States Navy oil reserve in Wyoming that was secretly leased to a private oil company in 1921; became symbolic of the scandals of the Harding administration.
President Coolidge Gets Elected.
30th President. Republican
The Spirit Of St. Louis Begins Its Flight.
The specially designed airplane that Charles Lindbergh flew in the first nonstop flight across the Atlantic Ocean.
Spirit Of St. Louis Ends Its Flight
This is when the plane landed.
President Hoover Was Elected.
31st president. Republican
This is the date of the most famous stock market crash in history. Stocks lost 13% of their value on Black Tuesday.
Hawley-Smoot Tariff Act
It raised import duties to protect American businesses and farmers.
The Dust Bowl Years
This was a time of massive dust storms across the country.
Bonus Army March
This Was World War 1 Veterans Marching To Get Their Checks.
President Franklin D. Roosevelt Gets Elected.
32nd President. Democrat.
Civilian Consrvation Corps.
President F. D. Roosevelt was putting city men to work restoring the country to its "former beauty."
The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) is an independent government agency that has been protecting Americans’ savings for 75 years.
Tennessee Valley Authority
Made to develop the Tennessee River system in the interest of navigation, flood control, and national defense, and to generate and sell surplus electricity to avert waste of water power.
This Was The End Of Prohibition.
Social Security Act
It was a sweeping bill that generated an array of programs to aid numerous groups of Americans.
Works Progress Administration
The Works Progress Administration (WPA) was a relief measure established by executive order as the Works Progress Administration, and was redesigned in 1939 when it was transferred to the Federal Works Agency.
The Beginning Of World War 2.
Adolf Hitler Decided To Start This War Because He Was Against The Versailles Treaty of 1918.