American Experience The Crash of 1929
It was a time when the stock market epitomized the false promise of permanent prosperity. Details
Program: American Experience
Episode: The Crash of 1929
Based on eight years of continued prosperity, presidents and economists alike confidently predicted that America would soon enter a time when there would be no more poverty, no more depressions -- a "New Era" when everyone could be rich.
Premiere Date: 10/26/2009
Episode Expires: Sun 10 Nov 2013
TV Rating: TV-G
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