How Did the Great Depression Distinguish Generational Social Identities?

 

Farm Security Administration: Christmas dinner in the home of Earl Pauley near Smithland, Iowa. (Circa 1935)  

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The Facts:

 

The Characteristics:

 

Farm Security Administration: Destitute pea pickers in California. Mother of seven children. (Circa February 1936)  

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The Music:

 

The Great Depression: the Great Divide Between the GI and Silent Generations:

 

  

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