For many people in the 1930’s living conditions were not as
adequate as they needed to be. The stock market had just crashed
in 1928, and the US was in the midst of the Great Depression.
Many people suffered from lack of money, and many others suffered
from lack of food. One group of people who suffered greatly
during this time period were the southern share croppers.
Factors that caused the substandard living conditions of the
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at the way the southern sharecroppers
lived it is easy to see that their way of life was well below
what is considered decent. These tenant farmers were plagued
with disease, they lacked a thorough education, and they lived in
wretched little shacks that were well below society’s standards.
It was hard for the sharecroppers to get out of this way of life,
though, because they had little money, and their education was