Great Depression Timeline

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Stock Market Crash

1929

Hawley-Smoot Tariff Act signed by President Hoover

1930

New York Bank of the U.S. Collapses

1931

FDR Elected as President

1933

Wagner National Labor Relations Act signed by FDR

1933

Civil Works Administration Established

1933

3 Day Dust Storm Goes As Far As New York

1934

Union for Social Justice Established by Father Coughlin

1934

New Deal Recovery

1936

Recession

1938

World War II Begins

1939

U.S. Declares Neutrality in European War

1939

Japanese Attack Pearl Harbor

1941

U.S. Enters World War II

1942