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Jul 11

Ten Interesting Facts . . . . The Great Depression

  On October 29, 1929, the stock market lost $14 billion. During the week of Black Tuesday, the stock market lost $30 billion. This would be equivalent to $377,587,032,770.41 today. Dorothea Lange‚Äôs photo of Florence Thompson with several of her children has become a moving symbol to the Great Depression. In the photo, Florence Thompson …

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