Key Events, Legislation, and Organisations: Boom, Bust and Recovery

Main Events

March 4 1913 - March 4 1921
February 1917 - October 1917
April 6 1917 - November 11 1918
March 4 1921 - August 2 1923
Aug 3, 1923 - March 4 1929
Mar 5, 1929 - March 4 1933
October 24 1929 - October 29 1929
1933 - 1934
Mar 5, 1933 - April 12 1945
1935 - 1938
November 1936
November 1940
December 1941
Apr 13, 1945 - January 20 1953
August 1945
1947
October 1949
25 June 1950 - 27 July 1953
Jan 21, 1953 - January 20 1961

Politics, Opposition and McCarthyism

1933
March 1933
September 1933
September 1933
January 1934
February 1934
May 1934
August 1934
November 1934
November 1934
January 1935
February 1935
September 1935
January 1936
February 1937
1938
February 1939
1947
January 1947
March 1947
November 1947
July 1948
January 1950
February 1950
September 1950
March 1951
January 1952
February 1953
June 1953
October 1953
March 1954
April 1954
June 1954
December 1954
May 1957

War and Liberty

May 1917
June 1917
August 1917
Oct 1917
May 1918
November 1919 - January 1920
February 1922
1924
August 1927
August 1928
1929
August 1935
February 1936
January 1937
1938
November 1939
June 1940
August 1940
August 1941 - May 1947
January 1942 - 1945
June 1943
June 1944
June 1947
June 1948

Economy

April 1920
June 1921
September 1921
February 1922
September 1922
1923
1929
June 1929
1930
January 1930
March 1930
September 1930
1931
1931
August 1931
1932
January 1932 - 1957
1933
1933 - January 1936
April 1933 - 1942
May 1933
May 1933
May 1933 - December 1935
June 1933
1934
January 1934
June 1934
1935
May 1935 - January 1937
July 1935
August 1935
August 1935
August 1935
1936
January 1937 - December 1938
1937
March 1937
1938
1939
April 1941
May 1947
1957

Prohibition, Immigration, Race, and Gender

1915
October 1915
February 1917
April 1918
January 1919 - December 1933
October 1919
1920
August 1 1920
August 1920
May 1921
May 31 1921 - June 1 1921
November 1921
1923
January 1923
1923
January 9 1924
May 1924
1925
July 1925
August 1925
November 1925
1927
April 1927
May 1927
1928
1929
February 1929
June 1934
June 1939
June 1941
February 1942
June 1942
May 1948
May 1948
July 1948
1950