1929 Inventions?

Answer After the Roaring Twenties, in which the United States' thriving economy and social dynamism marked a period of great progress, the Stock Market Crash of 1929 brought forth the Great Depression. D... Read More »

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How big was the crash of 1929?

October 29, 1929 was the beginning of the Great Depression and is known as Black Tuesday. On this day, the Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 12 percent is one day as mass hysteria began--nearly ... Read More »

Why was sheppard towner act ended in 1929?

Answer Organized medicine, more specifically, the American Medical Association, played a key role in the repeal of the popular Sheppard-Towner Act in 1927. The Act was ratified over the objections... Read More »

How much were beds in 1929?

A 2-inch metal post Simmons bed including a Liberty mattress and springs could be bought for $26.95 in 1929. This style of spring bed was the new fashion. Most beds of this era were a solid wood fr... Read More »

How far did stocks go down off the highs in 1929?

On July 8, 1932, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell to a low of 41.22, a loss of almost 90 percent of its value from the September 3, 1929, high of 381.17. During the two trading days of October... Read More »