• There was no Social Security (Welfare) or unemployment pay in America at this time. The unemployed often went hungry. The only way they could get money was to borrow from friends or relatives. They were forced to buy cheap food, scavenge or beg for food. In some of the worst hit areas people were starving to death on the streets.
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1930s neighborhoods | ... , during the 1930s. To add on, big houses were shown in this picture