The Great Depression: The Road to Rock Bottom
Herbert HooverBonus Army
Red CrossDouglas McArthur
“Pretty Boy” FloydFranklin Delano Roosevelt
- What area of the U.S. was hit the hardest by the Depression?
- Why did “Pretty Boy” Floyd become a national hero?
- How did “Pretty Boy” Floyd meet his end?
- What was the role of the Red Cross during the Depression?
- Why was Pres. Hoover reluctant to give government aid to the people?
- What was “Hoover Ball”?
- Why did the World War I veterans march on Washington D.C.?
- What was the “Death March”?
- Why did the Senate refuse to pass the Bonus Bill?
- What did Roosevelt promise that won him the 1932 presidential election?