Life: Everyday Life During The Great Depression

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The Life in the Great Depression
Have you ever wondered what life was like back in the 1930s? The 1930s was vastly affected by the Great Depression because of the events after the Stock Market crash, how people lived during the depression and how their lives changed afterwards. The Great Depression made a big impact on the lives of millions of people. It changed people lives and the way they lived for years to come. It took millions of jobs from people and put a lot of people on the street. It was one of the saddest time in our American history. We will never forget what the Great depression did to the citizens of our country.
Life before the depression was decently good. Everybody lived life like they were supposed to. Not a lot when down, until on October 29, 1929 the Stock Market crashed causing the Great Depression. It caused a panis all around the world. This cause almost 200,000 people in America to lose their jobs. The years out of the initial crash there was 30 million citizens out of jobs or income. (Everyday life during) This number includes rural and suburban areas.(Everyday life during) Everybody was in shock. More than a quarter of Washington state was out of a job. (Everyday Life During) There was about 30 million people that was out of an income in the United States.(Everyday Life During) The ones who were lucky enough to keep woking, a little more than half of those people’s jobs were reduced to a part time instead of a full time job.(Everyday Life During)
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