The Great Depression © 2013 William Lawrence
Sculptures and quotations representing FDR’s first term in office including a breadline and a rural couple.
The quotations in this section of the memorial include
“I see one-third of a nation ill-housed, ill-clad, ill-nourished.” and
“The test of our progress is not whether we add more to the abundance of those who have much, it is whether we provide enough for those who have too little.”