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Young women of the 1920s that behaved and dressed rebelliously.
Smugglers of illegal alcohol during the prohibition era.
Federal agents (usually FBI) who sought to enforce prohibition.
Illegal bar that served liquor during prohibition.
John T. Scopes
Tennessee biology teacher, indicted for teaching evolution - "Monkey Trial" case.
The first person to fly non-stop across the Atlantic ocean.
The first permanently established cinemas in America, which were named for the entrance price.
Spirit of St. Louis
The first plane to fly non-stop across the Atlantic ocean.
The Jazz Singer
The first "talkie," or film with synchronized sound and motion.
George & Ira Gershwin
Brothers who wrote musicals beginning in the 1920s. Wrote Porgy & Bess.
One of the most popular writers of the 1920's who was known for his sparse writing style.
Chapter 13 Vocab (History)
US History Ch 15 & 16
1920's famous people
English 9 Tier 2 Words
APWH Period 6: Modern (1900 - Present)
APWH Period 5: Revolutions (1750-1900)
APWH Period 4: Global Interactions (1450-1750)
Great Depression & New Deal
50s and early 60s