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1929 Stock Market Crash

The Wall Street Crash of 1929 was the most devastating stock market crash in the history of the United States.

The initial crash occurred on Black Thursday (October 24, 1929), but it was the catastrophic downturn of Black Monday and Tuesday (October 28 and 29, 1929) that precipitated widespread panic and the onset of unprecedented and long-lasting consequences for the United States. The collapse continued for a month .