Stock market crash of 1929: Stock market crash of 1929, a sharp decline in U.S. stock market values in 1929 that contributed to the Great Depression of the 1930s. The Great Depression lasted approxima
After the stock market crash of 1929, the American economy spiraled into a depression that would plague the nation for a decade.
On October 29, 1929, the crash of the U.S. stock market—known as "Black Tuesday"—reflected a move toward a worldwide economic crisis. In 1929-1933, unemployment in the U.S. soared from 3 percent of th
This is an ugly piece of American history that has been swept under the rug. Very few people know about this shameful event where the US Army, led by some of...