Great Depression Timeline

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Herbert Hoover President

March 4, 1929 - March 4, 1933

Stock Market Crash

September 1929

Smoot-Hawley Tariff

June 17, 1930

Major Bank Collapse

January 12, 1931

Franklin Roosevelt Elected President

1933

Dust Bowl

1934 - 1936

New Deal Recovery

1936

Roosevelt Reelected

November 3, 1936

Supreme Court declares National Labor Relations Board unconstitutional

1937

Recession

1938

World War II Begins

1939

Nazi Rally in New York City

February 20, 1939

Pearl Harbor

December 7, 1941

U.S. Enters World War II

1942