Great Depression Dbq Analysis

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The United States went into a period of calamity right after the stock market crash commenced in 1929. Many Americans faced challenges throughout the Great Depression struggling to feed their families. Of course, actions were taken to combat the economic crisis and its’ whole array of problems. Some of these actions being the acts/programs passed by both parties, President Herbert Hoover and President Franklin D. Roosevelt, to combat the high unemployment, poverty, and food rationing.
As you may know, Americans faced immense struggles during the Great Depression. According to Document 1, in year 1929, approximately four percent of the population were unemployed. However, after the stock market crash, the percent rose rapidly reaching to approximately

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