AM. HIS. #1 Ch.20

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Jazz

a genre of popular music that originated in New Orleans around 1900 and developed through increasingly complex styles

Bootlegger

person who smuggled liquor into the United States during Prohibition

Fundamentalism

Literal interpretation and strict adherence to basic principles of a religion (or a religious branch, denomination, or sect).

Values

beliefs of a person or social group in which they have an emotional investment (either for or against something)

Speakeasy

Illegal bar that served liquor during Prohibition

Charles Lindbergh

United States aviator who in 1927 made the first solo nonstop flight across the Atlantic Ocean (1902-1974)

Amelia Earhart

first woman aviator to fly solo nonstop across the Atlantic (1928)

Langston Hughes

This man was well known for making the Harlem Renaissance famous because of his poems.

Marcus Garvey

was a black nationalist leader He helped create the "Back to Africa" movement in the United States. Self relaince

flapper

What was the name given to the women who defied traditional ideas of proper dress and behavior?

bootleggers

Who caused probmlems for federal authorities during prohibition?

abundance of factory jobs

what lured many african americans to northern cities during WWII?

GReat Migration

What was the name for the movement of A.A northward?

Harlem Renassance

What was the name for the artistic and cultural movement of african americans during 1920's?

Provided a shared experience

How did radio and movies help to develop a national culture?

Evolution

The parties in the Scoped trial argued about the validity of what?

Vast and wealthy criminal empires

In the 1920's distribution of illegal liquor became the foundation for what?

Jazz Singer

What was the first movie with sound?

prohibition

The 18th amendment and the volstead act brought about what?

Evolution

change in a kind of organism over time; process by which modern organisms have descended from ancient organisms

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