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20 terms

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