The Perils of Prosperity and the Onset of the Great Depression

The Perils of Prosperity and the Onset of the Great Depression

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Dow Jones Industrial Average before and after the Crash
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People gather on the sub-treasury building steps across from the New York Stock Exchange during the Great Crash, October, 1929.
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Calvin Coolidge presided over the perilous prosperity and ultimately disastrous fiscal policies of 1923-1929.
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The 31 st President: Herbert Hoover, 1929-1933
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Unformatted text preview: Images of Hoovervilles Line for a “soup kitchen” Bonus Army marchers in the street, in camp, and on the steps of the capitol, Washington, D.C., summer 1932 Police and soldiers evict and attack the veterans. Franklin Delano Roosevelt The peaceful transition of power in a time of deep gloom: Hoover and Roosevelt on the way to the capitol for Roosevelt's inauguration, March 4, 1933...
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This note was uploaded on 05/11/2010 for the course GCU 81301 taught by Professor Shaeffer during the Spring '09 term at ASU.

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