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25 Rare Photos Taken In Arizona During The Great Depression

The Great Depression was a pretty rough time for people across the country, including here in Arizona. While we didn’t experience rampant homelessness and poverty to the degree as more populated states, Arizonans still had to make the best of a poor economy and a changing way of life. Here are 25 photos that give a glimpse into Arizona life during that time period.

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Monica Spencer
Monica is a Diné freelance writer and the Arizona staff writer for Only In Your State. In addition to writing, she also enjoys taking photos, running, and weaving. She currently lives in Phoenix with her boyfriend and their herd of cats.