One Minute Economics explains the causes and events behind the Great Depression in under a minute.
Virginia Commonwealth University’s Social Welfare History Project details Roosevelt’s New Deal and how it changed the country.
Iowa’s PBS station explores the farm crisis of the 1930s and the devastating effects it had on rural America.
This site features real photos from life inside the “Hoovervilles,” shantytowns that popped up in the 1920s as a result of the Great Depression.
The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum details the cultural and political climate of the 1936 Olympics that were held in Nazi Germany and how those games affected the world.