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2 A New Deal for America I pledge you, I pledge myself, to a new deal for the American People. -FDR 1932 A Nation on the road to recovery… Created by Stacy Van Zummeren 2005 For

3 The First Hundred Days March 5, June 16, 1933

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5 Alphabet Soup NYA AAA CCC PWA FCA FCIC FCC FERA REA FHA HOLC USHA

6 F E R A Federal Administration Relief Emergency

7 Provided people with the things they needed to survive… clothing food money

8 Civilian Conservation Corps Took needy young men off the streets and put them to work in forests and national parks Many of these are still in use today - look for the CCC signs! -carved out roads and hiking trails -cleaned up beaches -cleared camping areas

9 CCC was also responsible for helping to end the horrible conditions of the Dust Bowl by planting over 2 million trees in a wide belt from Texas up to the Dakotas. These trees helped keep the topsoil in place.

10 WPA Works Progress Administration Provided jobs for 2 million workers

11 Slum clearance Flood control Rural electrification Construction of school and hospital buildings

12 Federal Art Project painters sculptors photographers performers writers

13 Tennessee Valley Authority Created in 1933 to ease economic hardship in the Tennessee River Valley (Tennessee, Kentucky, Alabama, Georgia, North Carolina, and Virginia) Taught better farming methods Replanted trees Built dams

14 Agricultural Adjustment Association

15 National Recovery Act

16 Home Owners Loan Corporation

17 Did it all work? What happened next?

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19 Resources Turck, Mary C. The Dirty Thirties. Logan: Perfection Learning Corporation, New Deal. World Book Encyclopedia. 14 th volume Conspiracy/flag-us-3.jpg es/tn/es_tn_tva_1_e.html 66Oklahoma/route66OK.htm


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