A stock trader jumped to his death after losing everything.
towns like this one popped up all over the country. This one was
in New York's Central Park.
Panic on the floor of the US Stock Exchange.
Although the first banks didn't fail until 1930, there were runs
on them nonetheless the moment the crash happened.
Hundreds of men line up to apply for a single position.
Severe drought and windstorms also struck the nation during the
depression. Here, a storm blows over the National Mall in