New Deal Agencies


Subject:
United States History , The New Deal

Description:
Annotated list of some of the "alphabet agencies" and acts that were part of Franklin D. Roosevelt's New Deal program following the Great Depression, such as the Farm Security Administration (FSA), Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA), and Works Progress Administration (WPA). Descriptions include the agency or act's primary function: relief, recovery, or reform. From a University of Washington professor of American history.

Creator:
Taylor, Quintard Jr.

Language:
English

Source:
http://faculty.washington.edu/qtaylor/Courses/101_USH/new_deal.htm


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