The Great Depression: Key Figures and Topics 

Below you will find links to biographical information or further details about each key figure or topic. For studnets, this is a great place to access a digital copy of the texts for assignments or projects. 

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Laissez Faire
Politics
Buying on Margin
Rising Unemployment
Excess Consumerism
The Crash of the Stock Market
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Tennessee Valley Authority 
Agricultural Adjustment Acts
Civilian Conservation Corps
National Recovery Administration & NIRA
Fair Labor
Standards Act
Securities & Exchange Commission
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
Social
Security
Works Progress Administration
High
Tariffs
Cumberland Homesteads
Overproduction in Agriculture & Manufactoring
Economic Cycle Driven by Overextension of Credit
Great Smoky Mountains National Park