13161_6639_twenties7.mov

13161_6639_twenties7

Sign hangs on factory fence ‘No Men Wanted’. Desolate looking man walks around wearing a sign reading ‘Unemployed’. Hoover makes speech. Hoover speaks to Congress. Crowds of unemployed people on the street. Line entering a soup kitchen. Crowds outside and inside a bank. Crowds stand below a sign reading ‘Geneva Employment Agencies’. Men asleep on park benches. A man, possibly homeless, goes through a rubbish bun. Huge crowds of unemployed protesters in Washington D.C.

1930s
B&W
Not Explicit