The Resource The Great Depression, Louise I. Gerdes, book editor

The Great Depression, Louise I. Gerdes, book editor

Label
The Great Depression
Title
The Great Depression
Statement of responsibility
Louise I. Gerdes, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book traces the Great Depression and Franklin D. Roosevelt's promise of a New Deal through speeches by Will Rogers, Henry A. Wallace, John L. Lewis, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Frances Perkins, and Harry F. Byrd
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.91
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E806
LC item number
.G825 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gerdes, Louise I.
Series statement
Great speeches in history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Depressions
  • New Deal, 1933-1939
  • United States
  • United States
  • Speeches, addresses, etc., American
  • United States
  • Depressions
  • New Deal (1933-1939)
  • Depressions
  • Economic history
  • Social conditions
  • Speeches, addresses, etc., American
  • United States
  • Great Depression, 1929-1939
  • New Deal, 1933-1939
  • American speeches
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The Great Depression, Louise I. Gerdes, book editor
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-233) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword -- Introduction -- 1. Facing the economic crisis -- Rugged individualism makes America prosperous / Herbert Hoover ; Crisis calling for extreme measures / Franklin Delano Roosevelt ; Capital and labor must compromise / William Allen White ; Plan to share the wealth / Huey Long ; Does America need another plan? / Will Rogers -- 2. New Deal for America -- Promise of a New Deal / Franklin Delano Roosevelt ; Works Progress Administration : relief for the unemployed / Ellen S. Woodward ; Agricultural Adjustment Act : helping America's farmers / Henry A. Wallace ; Creating opportunities for America's youth / Aubrey Williams -- 3. Labor issues -- Heeding the voice of labor / John L. Lewis ; Problems of Southern agricultural workers / Aubrey Williams -- 4. Arts and education -- Cultivating America's interest in the arts / Eleanor Roosevelt ; Time and place for a new American theater / Hallie Flanagan ; Education and social responsibility / Robert Maynard Hutchins -- 5. Critics of the New Deal -- Roosevelt and ruin / Charles E. Coughlin ; New Deal failed to live up to its promise / Alfred Emanuel Smith ; New Deal erodes states' rights / Eugene Talmadge ; Socialism, not the New Deal, will restore prosperity / Norman Mattoon Thomas -- 6. Legacies of the Great Depression -- Securing the future of working Americans / Frances Perkins ; Legacy of wasteful government spending / Harry F. Byrd ; Principles of democracy are still at work / Charles Evans Hughes
Extent
1 online resource (240 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035369383
Label
The Great Depression, Louise I. Gerdes, book editor
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-233) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword -- Introduction -- 1. Facing the economic crisis -- Rugged individualism makes America prosperous / Herbert Hoover ; Crisis calling for extreme measures / Franklin Delano Roosevelt ; Capital and labor must compromise / William Allen White ; Plan to share the wealth / Huey Long ; Does America need another plan? / Will Rogers -- 2. New Deal for America -- Promise of a New Deal / Franklin Delano Roosevelt ; Works Progress Administration : relief for the unemployed / Ellen S. Woodward ; Agricultural Adjustment Act : helping America's farmers / Henry A. Wallace ; Creating opportunities for America's youth / Aubrey Williams -- 3. Labor issues -- Heeding the voice of labor / John L. Lewis ; Problems of Southern agricultural workers / Aubrey Williams -- 4. Arts and education -- Cultivating America's interest in the arts / Eleanor Roosevelt ; Time and place for a new American theater / Hallie Flanagan ; Education and social responsibility / Robert Maynard Hutchins -- 5. Critics of the New Deal -- Roosevelt and ruin / Charles E. Coughlin ; New Deal failed to live up to its promise / Alfred Emanuel Smith ; New Deal erodes states' rights / Eugene Talmadge ; Socialism, not the New Deal, will restore prosperity / Norman Mattoon Thomas -- 6. Legacies of the Great Depression -- Securing the future of working Americans / Frances Perkins ; Legacy of wasteful government spending / Harry F. Byrd ; Principles of democracy are still at work / Charles Evans Hughes
Extent
1 online resource (240 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035369383

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