THE GREAT DEPRESSION IN PICTURES. A family suffers
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THE GREAT DEPRESSION IN PICTURES
A family suffers
St. Johns, Newfoundland
Eastern Canada was especially hard hit by the depression
Upstairs bedroom of family on relief.
Men waiting in line for food
Men wait in line for Free coffee and donuts for the unemployed
Political pressure was strong as people suffered
People slept wherever they could once they lost their homes
Thousands of people abandoned their homes and went on the road in search of work
Transients were not welcome in some towns.
A squatters camp often people lived in conditions like this when they were evicted
Apple selling to avoid the embarassment of panhandling. In New York City there were over 5000 apple sellers on the streets.
A wall of dust approaching a Kansas town.