America in the 1930s

The 1930s timeline provides a multimedia list of the decade's events—some well-known and others more obscure. Each year in the timeline is divided by months and also by four color-coded categories: Politics and Society; Science and Technology; Arts and Culture; and World Events. Many of the items listed for each year are linked to further information in the form of images, audio, and video. A video "Year in Review" of film clips can be found at the top of each year. Fortunately or unfortunately, a timeline is but a limited glimpse at discrete moments in this decade—as such, visitors are invited to draw their own conclusions, make their own comparisons, and visit again, as material is added frequently.

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1929 1930 1931 1932 1933 1934
1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940

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