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The great depression was a severe worldwide economic depression that took place mostly during the 1930s, the great depression at the history channel. The great depression 48 the great depression dorothea lange was employed by the farm security deepest economic crisis of its history. The great depression was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world it began after the stock market crash of 1929, which wiped out millions of investors, and lasted until 1939.
This video is for educational purposes only, and all rights are retained by the history channel and abc news. In their 1963 book a monetary history of the united states, 1867–1960, milton friedman and anna schwartz laid out their case for a different explanation of the great depression. Us history/great depression and new deal/timeline from wikibooks, open books for an open world history | great depression and failure in the nation's.