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  • Gantos, Jack. Dead End In Norvelt. New York: RR Donnelley & Sons Company, 2011. Print.
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  • Dead End InNorveltKatie Smith and MikePeterson
  • Before readingDead End InNorvelt
  • A place whereeverything isdead… but…the deaths bringit to life.
  • Jack Ganto s• Grew up in Norvelt• Slow Reader• Sister’s Diary• “Cradle to Grave”
  • The Great DepressionStock Market CrashEconomic Slump Unemployment President
  • New Deal-1933: PresidentRoosevelt-Optimism-Social andEconomicReform
  • Eleanor Roosevelt-Planned Communities-New Deal meant a newchance-Pride and Hope
  • Norvelt-Westmoreland Homesteads-Housing, work,and community-Renamed toNorvelt
  • J-3 PlanesWWII1939-1945
  • Bloody Nose Hemochromatosis Cauterization
  • Arthritis-Joint pain andstiffness-Limits motion
  • Obituaries-Notice ofDeath-Informationaboutdeceasedperson
  • Typewriter-1808: First typewriter-Ink stamps on a paper-Alternative to hand writingthings
  • 1080 Poison-Used to kill bugs on plants-Sometimes in solution form-Potentially lethal
  • HellsAngelsMotorcycleClub-California1948-Violence andExtortion
  • Enjoy Dead End inNorvelt!
  • Additional SitesAuthor Webpage http://www.jackgantos.comHistorical Information www.history.com