The 1930s in Print:

The Great Depression
A comparison of the Depression in The United States and in Europe.

Charlottesville in the Depression
A local take on major political, social and militaristic events during the Depression through the lens of Charlottesville's VA's newspaper, The Daily Progress.

It's the Booze Talkin': Prohibition and the Gangster Film
An examination of the relationship between the rise and fall of the Prohibition movement in the early 30s and the parallel rise and fall of the gangster hero.

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June 25, 2004