The Great Depression: Audio Recordings
“Hobo Bill’s Last Ride” – Music by Jimmie Rodgers.
Library of Congress: “Voices from the Dust Bowl” – Audio and photographs from the Library of Congress.
This Land is Your Land: Rural Music and the Depression – How country music evolved from the traditional rural music of the Depression.
The American Presidency Project: Fireside Chats – Transcripts and audio of selected fireside chats from FDR.
University of Virginia: Complete Audio Recordings of FDR Speeches – Speeches and audio from FDR.
This oral gallery includes numerous interviews conducted by Studs Terkel for his book on the Great Depression, Hard Times.