1929 to 1942

Timeline Events

Stock Market Crash (October 29,1929)

1929 - 1930

The Empire State Building Opens for Business (May 1, 1931)

1931 - 1932

The Dust Bowl Begins

1932 - 1933

FDR Elected President (Inaugurated March 4, 1933)

1933 - 1934

Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) is Created (March 1933)

1933 - 1934

Hitler Appointed Chancellor of Germany (January 30, 1933)

1933 - 1934

Social Security Act is passed (August 1935)

1935 - 1936

The Second New Deal

1935 - 1936

New Deal Recovery

1936 - 1937

Congress Passes the Neutrality Act of 1937

1937 - 1938

Kristallnacht (November 7, 1938)

1938 - 1939

Recession

1938 - 1939

The New Deal Era Comes to an End

1939 - 1940

World War II Begins (September 3, 1939)

1939 - 1940

France Comes Under Nazi Role (June 22, 1940)

1940 - 1941

U.S. Enters World War II

1942 - 1943