Signs of Life- Great Depression Signs Tell the Story of Our Nation in Turmoil

The state of the union was apparent in these signs from the ’30s.

From the changing political views across the nation to the shortage of jobs and the role of everyday Americans, the messages all around were a reflection of the troubled times. As tempers flared, retailers urged folks to buy local and discontented farmers made their voices heard by making signs of their fences and barns.

Via/ Library of Congress
Via/ Library of Congress
Via/ Library of Congress
Via/ Library of Congress

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