Playlist:  HIST 3678: The Great Depression and the New Deal by Kathleen Saylor, Alexander Street Press

This collection of playlists will explore the Great Depression, from the election of Herbert Hoover in 1928 and the roar of the 1920s to the start of WWII, from three main perspectives: the changing role of the presidency and the politics of the period, the social response to the economic crisis, and the cultural innovation of the era.
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This playlist addresses the culture of the Roaring Twenties, the Jazz Age, American Industry in the 1920s, and Calvin Coolidge's Presidency.
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31 Oct 2014
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This playlist contains primary and secondary content that addresses some of the Policies of President Herbert Hoover's administration, Hoover's reaction to the Crash and Depression, and the rise of competition in Franklin D. Roosevelt.
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31 Oct 2014
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This playlist details the events of Black Thursday, the Wall Street Crash of October 24, 1929. Using primary and secondary footage, this playlist examines the causes of the Crash, and how different political factions reacted, leading up to the election of 1933.
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31 Oct 2014
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This playlist discusses Franklin D. Roosevelt's political progression toward the white house, his vision for the country, and his relationship with his wife Eleanor.
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31 Oct 2014
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This playlist contains primary and secondary material that addresses Franklin Roosevelt as U.S. President and his first days in office.
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31 Oct 2014
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This playlist includes primary and secondary footage about several legislative measures that FDR pushed through congress as part of his New Deal, including the National Industrial Recovery Act, the Agricultural Adjustment Act, and the Social Security Act.
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31 Oct 2014
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This playlist highlights ways Franklin D. Roosevelt put American back to work. Two of FDR's most controversial and successful New Deal initiatives were the Tennessee Valley Authority and the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC).
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31 Oct 2014
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This playlist examines some of the hard ships that people endured during the great depression, including a variety of opinions on the Dust Bowl. It also presents the different ways in which corporations dealt with their employees during rough times.
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31 Oct 2014
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The following videos survey the course of Franklin D. Roosevelt's presidency from his inauguration in 1933 through to 1937 and the eve of World War II, with a focus on opposition to New Deal programs and the concern over FDR's capability as a war time leader.
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31 Oct 2014
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This playlist discusses FDR's third presidential race and election, and asks the question: Could FDR handle a diplomatic and militaristic crisis of international proportions? It also evaluates how, by entering World War II, the US finally was able to shake the last remnants of the Depression away.
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31 Oct 2014
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