fraser shock 1920 timeline

By mshock
  • 18th amendment

    18th amendment
    the 18th amendment didnt ban alcohol it just made it hard to have legally. alot of people broke this rule.This law was aproved by 36 states.
  • Lenin and the Communist State/ Red Scare

    Lenin and the Communist State/ Red Scare
    lenin was the one who found the communist state in russia. the united states was after russia after world war one because the communist belived they were going to try and take over america
  • volstead act

    volstead act
    this just inforced the 18th amendment. there was 2,500 guys were sent out to inforce the volstead act.
  • palmer raids

    palmer raids
    Palmer and John Edgar Hoover used the Espionage Act and the Sedition Act to launch a campaign against radicals and left-wing organizations.
  • sacco and vanzetti trial

    sacco and vanzetti trial
    both of these guys were anarchists who got in trouble for murdering two men during a armed robbery in South Braintree, Massachusetts. they were found guilty.
  • 19th amendment ratified

    19th amendment ratified
    gave the right to vote for women. House of Representatives passed the amendment by a vote of 304 to 89.
  • teapot dome affiar

    teapot dome affiar
    This fight was over the Teapot Oil Reserves in Wyoming. William Taft said that this government owned land should be set aside for the United States Navy to use.
  • national origins act

    national origins act
    this act aloud more immigrants to come into the country. this was making people mad because of all the jobs the immigrants were taking away
  • scopes trial

    scopes trial
    a high school biology teacher John Scopes got arrested for breaking an act that states it is wrong to teach evolution. he was found guilty and fined $100
  • charles lindbergh crosses the atlantic

    charles lindbergh crosses the atlantic
    he was 25-year old U.S. Air Mail pilot. he hada distance of nearly 3,600 statute miles, in the single-seat, single-engine monoplane Spirit of St. Louis.
  • 1st talking movie

    1st talking movie
    the first talking movie was made in new york. the first voice ever heard on a movie was the voice of al jolson called the jazz singer.
  • herbet hoover elected president

    herbet hoover elected president
    he was the 31 president of the united states. he won his election easily. it was between him and Al Smith. herbert was a republican.
  • stock market crash

    stock market crash
    the stock market crash was the worst economic disaster of the 20th century. By the end of November it was about 100 billion dollars that had been lost.