a period of African American accomplishments such as black music, culture, dance, and art
a period of dust storms, Snusters, and Droughts(form 1931-1939) that really devastated the US taking the fact that is was during the Great Depression.
Nazi Germany's plan and execution of the systematic genocide of European Jews during World War II, resulting in the final and most deadly phase of the Holocaust.
the sustained bombing of Britain by Nazi Germany between 7 September 1940 and 10 May 1941. it began with the bombing of London for 76 consecutive nights.
movies with sound and became very popular in 1920's (a really big business)
FDR's three R's
Relief, recovery, and reform. Relief - was targeted to help with the suffering for example FERA provided money to the poor similar to welfare today.
Recovery - was designed to help the economy bounce back from depression the NRA for example tried to set wages and control supply to help regulate the economy. This law was later declared to be unconstitutional.
Reform - was designed to insure that the United States would never suffer from a "great" depression again.
(Tennessee Valley Authority) bought built and operated flood control dams that generated electricity.
St. Valentines Day
the day (On the morning of Thursday, February 14, 1929) that Al Capone's gang wiped out the police officers in a massacre
was the U.S. Secretary of Labor from 1933 to 1945, and the first woman appointed to the U.S. Cabinet. As a loyal supporter of her friend, Franklin D. Roosevelt, she helped pull the labor movement into the New Deal coalition.
A Harlem Renaissance writer who wrote about African American Life. and first A.A. writer to make a living out of writing.
a military commander, and a leading member of the Nazi Party. He planned the Final Solution
John J. Pershing
was a general officer in the United States Army. Pershing is the only person to be promoted in his own lifetime to the highest rank ever held in the United States Army—General of the Armies
The ruler of Austria-Hungary when WWI started. He was planning to attack Serbia for their ports. When Serbia murdered Franz Ferdinand, he attacked Serbia, which effectively started WWI.
Senator of Louisiana and a critic of the New Deal who said the New Deal didn't go for enough
President of German 1933. Appoints Hitler Chancellor.
was a republican term used to denote the leading citizen(s) of the state. It was a purely honorific title with no attached duties or powers. It was the title most preferred by Caesar Augustus as its use implies only primacy, as opposed to another of his titles, imperator which implies dominance
United States singer (born in Russia) who appeared in the first full-length talking film (1886-1950)
was a German SS officer and a physician in the Nazi concentration camp Auschwitz-Birkenau. he supervised the selection of arriving transports of prisoners, determining who was to be killed and who was to become a forced laborer, but is far more infamous for performing grisly human experiments on camp inmates. Also known as the Angel of Death
founder of Apple computers. (1976) started in a garage and in 10 years apple grew into a company of 4000 people. he got fired in 1985 and then he made Pixar Animations and got rehired into apple as CEO.
A Scottish economist and moral Philosopher, often called the father of economics. He published a book called The Wealth Of Nations. He explained that everyone acts in his or her own self interest.
a german philosopher who wrote abt social and economic issues. he wrote the Communist Manifesto and Das Kapital. The Communist Manifesto says that all history is a history of class struggle (owners and workers). And in Das Kapital, it explains his theory of surplus value.
initials of president Roosevelt who was the 32nd president of the us and came up with the new deal
slums, named after Herbert Hoover, made of tin and cardboard which homeless people lived during the Great Depression.
W.E.B. Du Bois
founder of the NAACP