Great Depression

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  • Hoovervilles

    Hoovervilles
    hoovervilles were towns built by those who were unemployed since they didn't had the money to own property so the government gave them that lad to survive
  • Smoot-Hawley Tariff

    Smoot-Hawley Tariff
    Smoot-Hawley Tariff Act, formally United States Tariff Act of 1930, also called Hawley-Smoot Tariff Act, U.S. legislation that raised import duties to protect American businesses and farmers, adding considerable strain to the international economic climate of the Great Depression
  • 100, 000 Banks Have Failed

    100, 000 Banks Have Failed
    Many banks stated failing which many peoples savings that were in the back had gotten lost. Which meant that those who had good amount save were hurt the most
  • Dust bowl

    Dust bowl
    the land eventually turn into sand since there was a big drought and there was less practice of farming.