Flashcards in History 25/09/2018 Deck (10)
How many Blacks were hired by the CCC?
How many people were still unemployed in 1935 & 1937?
10.6million which fell to 7.7 million in 1937
How many places were WPA supervises?
11 out of 10,000
why and what did unemployment raise to in 1938?
It rose to 10.4 million due to cost-cutting which was pressurized by the tax players.
How many people were still unemployed in 1941 and what stopped this?
6 million people were still unemployed in 1941 and only WW2 stopped this.
What was never solved?
What did Frances Perkins do?
Frances Perkins removed 59 corrupt officials from her department
How many women were employed by the WPA & CCC?
In 1935, it peaked at 460,000 women employed by the WPA and only 8,000 by the CCC.
How many strikes were there in 1937?
In 1937, there were 4,700 strikes and 80% devoured the workers.