The Great Depression and Religion in Mississippi

The widespread suffering caused by the Great Depression rendered religious agencies in Mississippi unable to help those in need during the 1930s. As President Franklin Roosevelt’s New Deal took effect, state religious leaders held mixed emotions and opinions concerning the program’s success in the state. 

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Alison Collis Greene
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