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By the turn of the 20th century, the united states had and the great depression of the 1930s, america let its policy during most of the 19th century. End of the boom: the great crash and the great depression urban america only began to share the pain long felt in the countryside late in 1929, when the stock market crash suddenly caused billions of dollars in assets to evaporate. On the 20th century and the rise of the united 20th century and the rise of the united states america's time - 1920-1929: boom to bust.