Mintz, Ch. 12-13

1. Assess the impact of the Depression on the role of the state in the lives of children and adolescents.


2. What can we learn from these two images about growing up in America in the 1930s?

Actress Shirley Temple (publicity photo)


"Migrant Mother" by FSA photographer Dorothea Lange



3. How was growing up during World War Two different from growing up during the Depression. Were the differences the same for children and teens? Explain.