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Roaring 1920's

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    Roaring 20's

  • Treaty of Versailles

    Treaty of Versailles
    The League of Nations ratifies the Treaty of Versailles, ending World War 1.
  • 18th Amendment

    18th Amendment
    The 18th Amendment, which prohibts the use of alcohol, was created.
  • 19th Amendment

    19th Amendment
    The 19th Amendment was created, allowing women to vote.
  • Immigration Quota

    Immigration Quota
    Congress created the Emergency Quota Act, putting a quota on immigration into America.
  • American Peace Treaty

    American Peace Treaty
    President Harding signed a peace treaty created by Congress stating all hostilites with Germany, Austria, and Hungary were over.
  • Teapot Dome Scandal

    Teapot Dome Scandal
    The Teapot Dome scandal begins when Albert B. Fall sold U.S. oil reserves in Wyoming.
  • Time Magazine

    Time Magazine
    Time Magazine is published for the first time.
  • FBI

    J. Edgar Hoover was chosen as the leader of the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
  • Monkey Trials

    John T. Scopes was found guilty of teaching the theory of evolution in school, against Tenessee. He received a fine of $100.
  • The Great Mississippi Flood

    The Great Mississippi Flood
    The Great Mississippi Flood ocurred, which affected 700,000 people.