The Great Depression

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Ages: 11 - 18
Wall Street Stock Market Crash - Documentary
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The video gives an account of the days when the Stock Market crashed. Some of the causes are named and the effects it had on the people. There are lots of archive photos, footages and drawings throughout the series.
July 21, 2009 at 07:16 AM
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Ages: 11 - 18
Scenes from the Great Depression
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From the Dorothea Lange Collection - photos of migrants in California during the Great Depression (1935-1945).
July 12, 2009 at 03:24 PM
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Ages: 9 - 18
Stories from the Great Depression
From YouTube, produced by National Archives
The National Archives Southeast Region presents stories from survivors of the Great Depression overlaid with powerful pictures from era in this 27-minute compilation of images that can help students gain a better perspective about what life was like ... [more]
January 20, 2012 at 10:45 PM
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Ages: 8 - 18
The Great Depression: Causes and Effects
From YouTube, produced by Joe Buchholz
A short video outlining the causes and effects of the Great Depression. This is meant for grade school use. The video uses a lecture format with good images. It could stand alone as an introduction to the study of this subject. (04:10)
November 27, 2011 at 04:31 PM
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Ages: 10 - 18
Growing Up in the Great Depression
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Quick overview of the difficulties people encountered during the Great Depression. A man tells his family's story of survival by stealing and moving from place to place. Would be a good introduction to the topic of the Great Depression and a possible... [more]
July 12, 2009 at 07:04 PM
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Ages: 14 - 18
Great Depression Political Cartoon Montage
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History project showing a variety of cartoons with background music.
April 30, 2010 at 10:56 AM
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