- President Franklin Delano Roosevelt developed a program called the New Deal which promised relief, recovery, and reform programs to provide assistance to the unemployed and poor as well as the revive the economy. How would the New Deal programs help people survive the Great Depression and effects of Dust Bowl?
- This photo was taken about a year into President Roosevelt's first term in office. Why would President Roosevelt travel around the United States while promoting the New Deal?
Rhoads, Harry M., "Franklin Delano and Eleanor Roosevelt," ca. 1936. Courtesy of Library of Congress