Fraser(Snider)1920s timeline

  • 18th Amendment

    The 18th Amendment went along with the Volestead Act,stopping the sales of any intoxicating drink excluding religous purposes.
  • Volstead act

    The Volstead Act was to band intoxicating beverages. It was also to regulate the selling of alcohol.
  • Palmer Raids

    The Palmer Raids was the United States Department of Justice to arrest and deport left wing radicals.
  • Sacco & Vanzetti Trial

    Sacco and Vanzetti were accused of the murder of Frederick Parmenter and Allesandro Berardelli.
  • 19th Amendment Ratified

    prohibits each state and the federal government from denying any citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's sex.
  • Teapot Dome Affair

    the Teapot Dome Affair was known as one of the biggest scandals.The Teapot Dome is an oil field on public land.
  • national Orgins Act

    The National Orgins Act was a United States National law that reduced the number of immigrants allowed into the country.
  • The Scopes Trial

    a high school biology teacher John Scopes was accused of violating the state's Butler Act that made it unlawful to teach evolution.
  • Lenin and the Communist State/ Red Scare

    Many Americans viewed immigrants as radicals, disloyal, and communists.
  •  Charles Lindbergh crosses the Atlantic

    Charles Lindbergh crosses the Atlantic for the first time.
  • 1st talking movie, The Jazz Singer is released

    This was a Warner Brothers Production and included the famous line, "You ain't heard nothin' yet!"
  • Herbert Hoover Elected President

    herbert Hoover was elected president in 1928 to become the 31st president.
  • Stock Market Crashes

    The crash began a 12-year economic slump that affected all the Western industrialized countries.