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The Great Depression

  • Prohibition Begins

    Prohibition Begins
    time period where it was a law where you couldnt sell alcohol.
  • Teapot-Dome Scandal

    Teapot-Dome Scandal
    Interior leased government oil reserves to private oilman in return for bribes.
  • Spirit of St. Louis landing in Paris

    Spirit of St. Louis landing in Paris
    first airplane to take flight.
  • Spirit of St. Louis takes across the Atlantic

    Spirit of St. Louis takes across the Atlantic
    Three month tour that went all the way across the Atlantic.
  • Black Tuesday

    Black Tuesday
    Where the stock prices fell tremendously!
  • Hawley-Smoot Tariff Act

    Hawley-Smoot Tariff Act
    Import tax authorized by the congress.
  • Bonus Army March

    Bonus Army March
    Demanding early payment bonus that was promised by congress
  • FDIC

    guarnteeing that the peoples money will be safe in their bank.
  • Herbert Hoover is Elected

    Herbert Hoover is Elected
    Helping jobs out by loaning money and helping things out economically wise.
  • President Coolidge

    President Coolidge
    President who said he would do everything that President Hoover did, but he lied.
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt Elected

    Franklin D. Roosevelt Elected
    President that accepted the Democratic Party's nomination for President during the Great Depression.
  • Tennessee Valley Authority

    Tennessee Valley Authority
    A dam that controlls flooding and generates elctric power.
  • Civilian Conservation Corps

    Civilian Conservation Corps
    Provided young man jobs on environmental projects.
  • Dust Bowl

    Dust Bowl
    Where the central & southern Great Plains suffered from drought and dust storms.
  • Prohibition Ends

    Prohibition Ends
    This date in histroy is when alcohol became legal to sell and make.
  • Work Progress Adminstration

    Work Progress Adminstration
    allowing people to work longer hours for more money.
  • Social Security Act

    Social Security Act
    Being elgiable to withdraw money from the government
  • Beginning of WWII

    Beginning of WWII
    A deadly war where approximately 61 million people lost their lives!