This 1929 Stock Market Crash Newspaper covers the catastrophic economic event that set into motion the Great Depression. On October 28, 1929 -- Black Monday The stock market crashed as stocks lost value at a shocking rate. The 1929 Stock Market Crash put an abrupt end to a decade of wealth and excess known as the roaring Twenties.
The 1929 Stock Market Crash newspaper covers in detail the panic and fear that the free-falling stocks had on the lives and livelihoods of normal Americans. It is particularly relevant in light of the recent financial crises. The crash and the 12 year long Great Depression that followed, effected all Western industrialized countries and would not end in the U.S. until the American economy mobilized for it part in fighting World War II at the end of 1941. Buy this newspaper and own a unique piece of history!