Starting in the year 1929, the United States fell and fell hard. This event in history was infamously coined “The Great Depression”.
It became known as the worst US economic disaster of modern times. With the full burden of it landing squarely on the shoulders of the American working class who struggled to survive the great depression.
In fact, some didn’t survive. Many died.
But everyone suffered. And every American life touched by this tragedy was never quite the same.
The Great Depression brought the prosperous American empire to its knees. Money and industry dried up almost overnight, along with the nation’s food resources.
It was the worst of times to be an American. [Read more…]