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2 By: Shelby Gillett 1930’S USA THE GREAT DEPRESSION

3 1930’S Music I’ll Be Seeing You by Billie Holiday I'll be seeing you In all the old familiar places That this heart of mine embraces All day through. In that small cafe; The park across the way; The children's carousel; The chestnut trees; The wishin' well. I'll be seeing you In every lovely summer's day; In every thing that's light and gay. I'll always think of you that way. I'll find you In the morning sun And when the night is new. I'll be looking at the moon, But I'll be seeing you. I'll be seeing you In every lovely summer's day; In every thing that's light and gay. I'll always think of you that way. I'll find you In the morning sun And when the night is new. I'll be looking at the moon, But I'll be seeing you.

4 Artwork Artist Bio William Fisher was born in Brooklyn, NY in He studied at the Brooklyn Institute of Art and Science and at Pratt Institute. Fisher loved to paint "big" canvases, usually local Maine scenes in later years, done in a thickly painted, darkly outlined modernist style that had a distinct 1930's style about them. Negroville, Piermont, circa 1930's

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6 Poetry Christ is a nigger, Beaten and black: Oh, bare your back! Mary is His mother: Mammy of the South, Silence your mouth. God is His father: White Master above Grant Him your love. Most holy bastard Of the bleeding mouth, Nigger Christ On the cross Of the South. Christ in Alabama By: Langston Hughes

7 1930 Film Scarlett O'Hara is in love with drippy Ashley Wilkes, and is devastated when he announces that he plans to marry her cousin Melanie. She pleads with Ashley to marry her instead, but then, on the first day of the Civil War, she meets mercurial Rhett Butler. A man to match her strength of character and romantic desires, Butler changes the course of her life. Despite hunger, and the burning of Atlanta, Scarlett survives the war and its aftermath, but ultimately loses the only man she really loved. Gone With the Wind won ten Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Best Director, Best Screenplay, Best Actress (Vivien Leigh), and Best Supporting Actress (Hattie McDaniel, the first African-American to win an Oscar). The film grossed nearly 192 million dollars.

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