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Wall Street Crash of 1929 and its aftermath The strength of America’s economy in the 1920’s came to a sudden end in October 1929 – even if the signs of problems had existed before the Wall Street Crash. Suddenly the ‘glamour’ of the Jazz Age andgangsters disappeared and America was faced with a major crisis …


The Wall Street Crash of 1929 (October 1929) was the most devastating stock market crash in the history of the United States and began a 12-year economic slump.

from Forbes

The Great Depression Was Ended by the End of World War II, Not the Start of It

Increased government spending does nothing to create economic recovery, growth and prosperity.

from BuzzFeed

34 Eye Opening Photos Of The Great Depression

October 29th, 1929, coined Black Tuesday, was the most devastating day in the Wall Street Crash of 1929, which to this day is the worst stock market crash in United States history.