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The good times of the 1920's ended in October 1929 when
The New York Stock Exchange crashed on Black Tuesday
Rural families were better off during the Depression becuase
raised their own food, had gardens, hunted, fished
People without food or money during the Depression could
go to soup kitchens
Franklin Roosevelt was elected President in 1932 becuase he promised people
a New Deal
List three ways that the dams built by the Tennessee Valley Authroity improved Alabama:
1) built dams to control flooding
2) provided power
3) improved navigation
Three goals of the New Deal were:
1) relief
2)recovery
3)reform
During World War II, the
Allies: France, Britain, Russia, US
The US entered the war after the Japanese bombed
Pearl Harbor
People at home helped the war effort by
working in war factories, bought bonds, and planted victory gardens.
The ___________________ were African American pilots who served during the war.
Tuskegee Airman
World War II ended in
1945
A place where sticks and bonds are traded
stock market
Fought on same side as US during WW II
Allies
Embankments created to control flooding
Levees
A period of economic limitation
recession
Treating someone in a cruel or harmful way to cause suffering
persecuting
Member of the Fascist party that controlled Germany from 1935-1945
Nazis
Germany, Italy, Japan
Axis
Officials who read or review materials for the purpose of controlling information
Censors
Built part of Alabama Archives building
WPA