CHARLES A. LINDBERGH
Made the first non-stop solo flight across the Atlantic Ocean and instantly became a world-wide hero.
Composer who mixed traditional and American Jazz elements to create a new sound that was identifiably American.
American painter who created intensely colored canvases that captured the grandeur of New York City.
The first American to win a Nobel Prize in literature, was a critic of American conformity and materialism.
F. SCOTT FITZGERALD
Coined the term "Jazz Age" to describe the 1920's. He revealed the negative side of the "Gilded Age."
EDNA ST. VINCENT MILAY
Wrote poems celebrating youth and a life of independence and freedom from traditional constraints.
Wounded in WWI, he became the most famous expatriate author. In The Sun Also Rises and A farewell to Arms he criticized the glorification of war.