17 self-sufficiency tips from the 1940's and great depression era this is a very special episode this is where i get to interview my dad, and share with you his wisdom from growing up during the great depression. Depression-era interview questions finding a survivor of the great depression may be difficult for the student. From the stock market crash of 1929 to the beginnings of world war ii, the great depression tells the dramatic and diverse stories of struggle and survival during the worst economic crisis in us history. The great depression curriculum interview series, recorded in 2008, is made up of conversations with st louis-area residents who lived through the great depression the interviews provide students with first-person accounts of life between 1929 and 1940.
Students will research what life was like during the great depression as described by individuals who lived during that era using the internet, textbook, and interviews students will conduct an interview with a family member, neighbor, or community member who lived during the era and present an oral report based on the interview. E miller responded to questions during an oral interview conducted by his daughter on october 10, 1999 how did the great depression affect your life. Reading into the great depression a as i began my research for this interview you were one of the go-betweens between the administration and the student. High school and college students interview five survivors of the great depressions. Oral history: the great depression students attempt to learn about the culture of the 1930s by conducting personal interviews with people that lived during the great depression.
Mazick also discusses the lack of financial aid for female students, effects of the great depression, and her pre-med coursework at brown university virginia belle macmillan, class of 1938 virginia belle macmillan begins part 1 of her interview by describing her childhood and family in pawtucket, rhode island. A copy of the “why did the great depression happen” data sheet for each student this will give students a general overview of what the great depression was, as. Posts about the great depression interview transcript project written by wufilmarchive.
Living in the great depression tips get involved student advisory board subscribe to our print magazine contests cover art contest interview. Survivors of the great depression tell their stories with the economy in shambles, people are worrried about going through another great depression in the 1930s, unemployment was as high as. Microsoft word - 12 student copy ws great depressiondoc author: vselesta created date: 2/19/2013 9:54:27. Great depression on the american people, includ-ing massive unemployment have students interview their parents and grandparents about the photograph.
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