Business and the Economy, 1930-1939

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Editor: Cynthia Rose
Date: 2004
American Decades Primary Sources
From: American Decades Primary Sources(Vol. 4: 1930-1939. )
Publisher: Gale
Document Type: Topic overview
Pages: 1
Content Level: (Level 3)
Lexile Measure: 1100L

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Entries are arranged in chronological order by date of primary source. For entries with one primary source, the entry title is the same as the primary source title. Entries with more than one primary source have an overall entry title, followed by the titles of the primary sources.


Important Events in Business and the Economy, 1930–1939 … 78


"Statement of James C. Garland, of Pineville, Ky."

James C. Garland and Edward P. Costigan, 1932 … 81

"On the Bank Crisis"

Franklin D. Roosevelt, March 12, 1933 … 88

"Code of Fair Competition for the Men's Clothing Industry, as Amended"

National Recovery Administration, July 19, 1933 … 91

"Statement of H.L. Lurie, Director of the Bureau of Jewish Social Research, New York City, New York"

H.L. Lurie, 1933 … 98

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

1934 … 102

"Redistribution of Wealth"

George W. Norris, February 25, 1935 … 105

The National Labor Relations Act

Senator Robert F. Wagner, July 5, 1935 … 111

Progress in Michigan

Works Progress Administration,
December 1935 … 115

Works Progress Administration Reports … 121

Report on the Works Program, 1936

Works Progress Administration, March 1936

Report on the Progress of the Works
, 1937

Works Progress Administration, March 1937

Settlement of a Sit-Down Strike … 133

"General Motors Agreement: February 11, 1937"

United Automobile Workers and General
Motors, February 11, 1937

Letter to Frank Murphy
William S. Knudsen, February 11, 1937

"Armed Rebellion on the Right"

Paul Y. Anderson, August 7, 1937 … 137

Farmers on Relief and Rehabilitation

Berta Asch and A.R. Mangus, 1937 … 142

John Maynard Keynes to President Roosevelt, February 1, 1938

John Maynard Keynes, February 1, 1938 … 147

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Gale Document Number: GALE|CX3490200653