Life was hard everywhere, in cities life was hard, but in rural areas like where our story takes place had it harder. In the next few paragraphs the text will be explaining to you why they had it harder, and how it was actually harder. To figure out exactly why people in the rural areas had it hard in the Great Depression, you have to go into economics and it gets very confusing, but I will try my best to simplify what happened. So, people stopped buying things when the banks crashed, and when people stop buying things the economy goes down the toilet, making people believe if they spend money it will just be taken up and used for nothing, pretty much thrown in the trash, causing them to not spend which is what you need people to do in a failing economy, spend!
This formidable brick mass represents a type of building that served in the dual capacity of military facility and social clubhouse for units of the National Guard, particularly the "Fighting 69th," the renowned local unit of the New York National Guard.
It is also nationally significant as the site of the International Exhibition of Modern Art, the first major exhibition of contemporary art in America, that revolutionized the nation's artistic tastes and perceptions.
Some 1, works of art were displayed, and here for the first time many Americans saw the works of Cezanne, Van Gogh, Matisse and Picasso. A portion of this military facility is used as a homeless shelter. Loss of historic fabric, damage and vandalism have occurred.
First on their own soil -- Then in France -- Then in the Pacific. And now -- at their nation's darkest hour -- they defend their homes and families again. On their own soil -- in their own city -- in New York. Mullins of the th old 69th Infantry N.
Leaving Ireland when but a boy he joined the famous 40th Lancashire English Foot Regiment as a drummer.
In the ten years of service that followed he served through many campaigns. He was bugler for that great soldier, Lord Roberts. His ability with small arms made him the crack sharpshooter in a regiment whose renown for marksmanship was noted throughout the British Empire.
Tiring after many severe campaigns he came to America and enlisted with the 69th, February 9, For many years he qualified as a Distinguished Marksman. Age alone prevented further service during the World War, although he repeatedly endeavored to obtain an active assignment.
He was for thirty-six years a soldier of the 69th, twenty-eight of which he was Armorer of the Regiment. His duties frequently brought him before the Armory Board and prominent City and State officials.
They were so well performed and his character was such that Sgt. Mullins became and was for many years the ideal type of the Irish-American citizen soldier. His native wit, generosity and good nature endeared him to all. The services rendered under Cols.
Bearing the burdens of many, assisting, helping this staunch and upright Oak, dauntless to the last, has at last been felled by the hand of his Maker.
So the Oak fell and leaves a void not to be filled except by the grief of countless friends. It may truly be said of him: Mullins, a soldier for fifty-four of his sixty-five years, was buried with full military honors yesterday in Calvary Cemetery by the th Regiment.
Funeral services were held at St. Duffy, regimental chaplain, presiding.
Mass was sung by the Police Glee Club. Sergeant Mullins, who died last Friday at the th Regiment Armory, was with that organization for the last forty years, enlisting when the Regiment was known as the "Fighting 69th.
Sergeant Mullins, who was Drum Major of the th, was an outstanding rifleman and one of the best buglers in the army.But Kenneth Bindas, in Remembering the Great Depression in the Rural South, brings fresh insight into this history by using recollections from the rural South.
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