By harrycm
  • Model T

    Model T
    The model T car greatly effected the lives of people in the 1920's. Because of it's low price, it made traveling easier and faster for the middle class America, and gave the people more freedom.
  • Prohibition

    Prohibition, the 18th amendment, prohibited the consuption, production, sales, and tradeing of alcohol. This movement was pushed by the Womens Christian Temperance Union to try and stop alcohol abuse and to protect families.
  • Red Scare

    Red Scare
    The Americans became paranoid and started seeing anarchists and communists as threats to America and their way of life.
  • Palmer Raids

    Palmer Raids
    The U.S. Department of Justice (A.M. Palmer), fueled by the Red Sacre, began to arrest and deport anarchists.
  • Radio

    KDKA was the first radio broadcast and began a radio craze. People started buying radios and they were now being mass produced to keep up with demand.
  • Warren Harding

    Warren Harding
    President Harding was elected in the first election with women voting.
  • Calvin Coolidge

    Calvin Coolidge
    Harding dies during office so Cooligde takes his place as president.
  • Scopes Trial

    Scopes Trial
    Also known as Scopes monkey trial. The trial is about a science teacher ,John Scopes, who taught evalution in a high school class, breaking the law. Though he was found guilty, this trial effected the way people thought about evolution.
  • Sacco and Vanzetti

    Sacco and Vanzetti
    The red scare led to paranoia and hatred for anarchists and immigrants which led to Ferdinando Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti's death. They were charged with murder and armed robbery and were executed.
  • Stock Market Crash

    Stock Market Crash
    The people of the 20's extravagant spending caught up to them and the stock market crashed.