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Stock Market Crash of 1929

 

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October 29, 1929 is know in U.S history as "Black Tuesday." It was on that day that the New York Stock Market crashed. Black Tuesday marked the end of good times and the beginning of the Great Depression. Soon, about one in for Americans would be out of work hardest hit were african Americans. Many people blamed president Hoover for the Great Depression, which last about ten years?

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October 29, 1929, is known in U.S. history as "Black Tuesday." It was on that day that the New York Stock Market crashed. Black Tuesday marked the end of good times and the beginning of the Great Depression. Soon, about one in four Americans would be out of work. Hardest hit were African Americans. Many people blamed President Hoover for the Great Depression, which lasted about ten years.

 

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