Objective: To examine the causes of the Great Depression.
Key Terms and People:
Stock Market Crash
Dow Jones Industrial Average
Buying on Margin
Video - 1929 Stock Market Crash (9:31)
Audio - I'm in the Market for You
Audio - How Can a Poor Man Stand Such Times and Live?
Video - Bruce Springsteen performing an updated version of "How Can a Poor Man Stand Such Times and Live?" after the devastation of Hurricane Katrina in 2006.