Flashcards in New Deal Programs Deck (9)
What did the WPA do?
Built libraries, schools, hospitals, and roads as well as hiring artists and writers.
What did the CCC do?
It improved public lands by planting trees, clearing trails, fighting forest fires, etc.
What did the SSA (Social Security) do?
it provided insurance for unemployment and retirement.
Which program sent photographers across the country to document the depression in the lives of farmers/migrant workers?
Farm Security Administration (FSA)
What does WPA stand for?
Works Progress Administation
What does CCC stand for?
Civilian Conservation Corps
What does FDIC stand for?
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
What does SSA stand for?
Social Security Administration