The Great Depression

Waiting for food outside a shelter in New York City

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A San Francisco restaurant in the 1930s

Strikers during the depression


Below are some books in the library that may be useful for your research; the call number follows the title:

  • Walker Evans - 770
  • Dorothea Lange: Life Through the Camera - 770
  • Tough Times, Strong Women - 973
  • We Had Everything But Money - 973
  • Dark Days : America's Great Depression - 973
  • Six Days in October : the Stock Market Crash of 1929 - 973
  • Children of the Dust Bowl : the True Story of the School at Weedpatch Camp - 986

A march during a 1934 strike in San Francisco

A relief line in San Francisco