- Dust-blown rural road
- Free haircuts to children
- Relief line
- Farm foreclosure
- The Depression Years
- Bank Closures
- Iowa Farmers Strike
- The Great Depression: Transient Men
- The Great Depression: Stock Market Crash
- The Dust Bowl
- Overproduction Leads to Low Prices
- Agriculture Adjustment Act
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If farmers suffered, then small towns suffered. And if small towns suffered, then their financial centers, the banks, suffered. When news got out that a bank was about to close, people panicked and rushed to withdraw their savings. This only made the inevitable death of a bank come sooner. During the 1920s over 300 banks closed in Iowa and customers at the end of the line found their savings had vanished over night.
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