The Great Depression

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Derisive name given to folks who fled to California during the Great Depression
Actual name of the agency known as TVA
Result of years of draught & poor farming techniques in the Great Plains
Actual name of the agency known as WPA
FDR's closest advisors, men who were experts in a variety of fields
Congressional Act, known as the Bill of Rights for Labor, created the NLRB
Actual name of the agency known as AAA
Name given to to the economic programs enacted during FDR's first term
President of the U.S. when the stock market crashed
FDR's Secretary of Labor for 12 years; 1st woman appointed to a cabinet position
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Actual name of the agency known as the SEC
Nickname given to the stock market crash on 10/29/1929
FDR gave about 30 of these radio addresses
What were FDR's 3 R's for dealing with the problems of the Great Depression?
Actual name of the agency known as NRA
Actual name of the agency known as CCC
Actual name of the agency known as SSA
Roman Catholic priest that used radio broadcasts to bash FDR.
Actual name of the agency known as FHA
Nicknamed 'Kingfish', this Louisianan was one of FDR's most vocal critics.

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