I spent some time earlier this year researching the Great Depression years and was most interested in even the smallest life lessons to be gained from those “worst hard times.” Here are 65 of them.

65 Pieces of Survival Wisdom From the Great Depression - Survival Mom

I spent some time earlier this year researching the Great Depression years and was most interested in even the smallest life lessons to be gained from those “worst hard times.” Here are 65 of them.

Poorman's Meal: 97 year old cook and great grandmother, Clara Cannucciari, makes her Poorman's Meal.  Listen to her stories as she recounts her childhood during the Great Depression as she prepares meals from the era.    Buy her cookbook or get  a DVD of season 1 of her cooking videos at  www.GreatDepressionCooking.com

Poorman's Meal: 97 year old cook and great grandmother, Clara Cannucciari, makes her Poorman's Meal. Listen to her stories as she recounts her childhood during the Great Depression as she prepares meals from the era. Buy her cookbook or get a DVD of season 1 of her cooking videos at www.GreatDepressionCooking.com

How Young Americans Survived the Hard Times of the Great Depression | The Prepper Journal

How Young Americans Survived the Hard Times of the Great Depression | The Prepper Journal

Depression Era Cooking with Clara - Learning from the Great Depression | SallieBorrink.com

Depression Era Cooking with Clara – Learning from the Great Depression

Depression Era Cooking with Clara - Learning from the Great Depression | SallieBorrink.com

Eyes of the Great Depression: Twelve year old son of a cotton sharecropper near Cleveland, Mississippi. 1937 June.    photographer: Dorothea Lange

Eyes of the Great Depression: Twelve year old son of a cotton sharecropper near Cleveland, Mississippi. 1937 June. photographer: Dorothea Lange

Depression Cooking with Clara - SO cute - 94 year old woman teaches you her cheap and nutritious recipes from the Great Depression and tells you stories from those days. It's like Grandma is teaching you to cook!

Depression Cooking with Clara - SO cute - 94 year old woman teaches you her cheap and nutritious recipes from the Great Depression and tells you stories from those days. It's like Grandma is teaching you to cook!

This is a blog which is done by a 94 year old woman who lived through the great depression.  She is sharing money saving TASTY meals that they ate.  She said she even gained weight during the great depression because they ate so well.

This is a blog which is done by a 94 year old woman who lived through the great depression. She is sharing money saving TASTY meals that they ate. She said she even gained weight during the great depression because they ate so well.

Great Depression era Cooking with Clara - wonderful videos of cooking and living during the depression.

Great Depression era Cooking with Clara - wonderful videos of cooking and living during the depression.

For many families living in Canada, the Great Depression brought poverty and extremely poor living conditions. Families had to make sacrifices, downsize, and sometimes even live on the road. Families could hardly afford the necessities they were used to having. This included clothes (as seen in this picture). It was a struggle for many Canadians, but luckily enough, the Great Depression finally ended in the late 1930s.

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For many families living in Canada, the Great Depression brought poverty and extremely poor living conditions. Families had to make sacrifices, downsize, and sometimes even live on the road. Families could hardly afford the necessities they were used to having. This included clothes (as seen in this picture). It was a struggle for many Canadians, but luckily enough, the Great Depression finally ended in the late 1930s.

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