The Great Depression

  • Prohibition Begins

    This law made it illegal to drink or consume alcohol. A new amendment was made for the banning of alcohol
  • Period: to

    Teapot Dome Scandal

  • Calvin Coolige was elected President

  • Period: to

    When Prohibition faded away

  • "The Spirit of St. Louis" leaves New York

    Charles Lindbergh left New York in hopes of landing in Paris.
  • "The Spirit of St. Louis" lands in Paris

    Charles Lindbergh successfully lands in Paris
  • President Hoover is elected President

  • Black Tuesday

    The worst stock market crash in history
  • Period: to

    Dust Bowl

    These were giant dust storms and droughts among the United States.
  • The Bonus Army marches to the Capital

  • The TVA was made.

    (Tennessee Valley Authority)
  • The CCC was made

    (Civilian Convervation Corps)
  • FDR is elected for presendent

  • The FDIC was made

    This ensures that you wont lose your money in the bank.
  • Hawley-Smoot Tariff Act was made

  • The Social Security Act was made

    This was so the government could know who you are.
  • The Works Progress Administration was made.

  • WWII starts

    this helps the U.S. come out of the Depression