African American History
, Admission/Application Essay
...African-American History Inserts His/Her Inserts Grade Inserts inserts How did the Great Depression affect African American in the North, South, and West in the countryside, and in the city, and how did they respond?
A great economic crisis hit America on 29th October, 1929, which is also known as the Black Tuesday which led to collapse of the American stock market, and from there began a ruthless story of suffering, and hardships , and bringing in what is known as the Great Depression. “Americans were living out a harsh game of survival. Workers lost their jobs, families lost their homes, and some children had to drop out of school” (Ruth, 2002: P 7)....