Why was the Great Depression important to history?
It was a real tragic time in our history. It also redefined how
our government looks at large economic problems!
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Because it was a horrid time in history the Great Depression
left many people with nothing to eat, and some resorted to eating
garbage or ate weeds instead. As well as this event in history
caused business houses to close down or not allow employment,
factories shut down and banks failed, farm income fell some 50
percent, and by 1932 approximately one out of every four Americans