Provisions of the Social Security Act, 1935 in the United States. The Capitol of the United States, in Washington, DC. Scenes of Americans suffering during the Great Depression. Industrial plants closing putting people out of work. Unemployed and needy Americans lined up for a meal at a soup kitchen. The Social Security Act,1935 its provisions provides immediate aid to the needy, aged, blind and dependent children. A diagrammatic presentation depicts: the procedure by which the jobless and needy will receive monthly income through joint cooperation of the Federal and the State Governments. A postman hands over monthly income to a blind man and a dependent child at their house. Other provision of the act is the Old Age Benefits. A diagrammatic presentation depicts: the procedure by which the worker will receive benefits at the age of 65 years. To apply for a Social Security Account Number, one has to fill out an application and deposit it at any labor organization or post office. Animation shows how one fills out an application. At a post office, officers assist a man in filling out his application. Workers receiving their social security cards from their employers: a soda jerk at a soda fountain receives his and shows it. A man and a woman show theirs. A boss gives a factory worker his new social security card, along with his pay envelope. A man working at a bench receives his from his employer. A projectionist in a movie theater projection booth receives his card from his employer. A number of the cards is shown. An older retired man and woman are shown relaxing at home by their fireplace.
Activity on deck aboard a commercial fishing boat off the coast of Massachusetts,United States. Crewmen lower fishing gear over the port side..One crewman climbs aloft where he adjusts a turnbuckle and unfurls a pennant to billow in the breeze.Several crewmen retrieve the top of a net from water at starboard and hook up to haul it and its catch aboard.
Fishing activity aboard a New England fishing boat off the coast of Massachusetts in the United States. Crewmen empty fishing net on deck of the boat. Men sort fish. They place the fish in containers of water (livewells ).
Fishing activity aboard a ship in the Atlantic Ocean, off the coast of Massachusetts in United States. Man holds a penknife in his teeth.. He cuts the fishing net and repairs damaged sections by sewing and knotting in new material..
Fishing activity aboard a ship in waters off Massachusetts. Fishing nets being brought up. Men sorts fish. Box raised up. Men work at the deck. Deck filled with fish. Men put fishing net into the sea.
Applications for social security accounts under the Social Security Act,1935 in the United States. Display of a calendar. After the enactment of the Social Security Act, 1935 on 24 November, 1936, workers sign applications to apply for Old Age Retirement Benefits for the first time. A United States Post Office building. A man fills out an application for a social security card, at the post office. Five ways to return filled applications include handing them to a shop foreman, secretary of labor union, letter carrier or depositing them directly at a post office or dropping in local mail box. After returning the application the workers receive Social Security Account Numbers from the Social Security Board. They receive monthly income for life when they retire at the age of 65 years.