Chapter 15: Boom and Bust
Boom and Bust
For most Americans—and Minnesotans—life changed dramatically from the 1920s to the 1930s. The stories of a young jazz musician and a farm family illustrate the contrast between the Jazz Age Twenties and the Great Depression of the Thirties. Learn, too, about lifestyle changes for women, what happened when the money stopped flowing, and the government’s response to economic crisis.