Sunday, April 10, 2011

Monday, April 10, 1933

Went swimming. Practiced back float. I wrote a play to give in Home Room.

photo of Dam Construction
On April 10, 1933, President Roosevelt proposed the Tennessee
Valley Authority to Congress. The TVA was one of the largest New
Deal projects, building dams, reservoirs and electrical stations across
several Southern states. It brought affordable power and jobs to millions.

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