Tag Archive | Marriner Eccles

A Mormon Rescue From the Great Depression

caption id=”attachment_1455″ align=”alignright” width=”300″ caption=”Eccles, FDR, and James Roosevelt (FDR’s son)”][/caption] The Great Depression lasted from the stock market crash in 1929 until World War 2. ┬áIn the middle of this economic crisis, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt appointed Utahn Marriner Eccles to become the Fed Chair. ┬áRobert Reich has high praise for Eccles in his […]