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The Great Depression

History Now, an online American history journal, devotes issue 19 to the Great Depression. Features include lesson plans, interactive history, links to historians' podcasts and perspectives on the New Deal. From the Gilder Lehrman Institute.
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History Now, an online American history journal, devotes issue 19 to the Great Depression. Features include lesson plans, interactive history, links to historians' podcasts and perspectives on the New Deal. From the Gilder Lehrman Institute.

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