final time line

  • The Car

    wee cheep back then conparied to today. ritch people had cars at first.
  • telephone

    came after te tellagraph. alexander gram bell ws the inventor. main source of commuicating to this day.
  • Period: to

    The Grate Migration

    The Great Migration-when 6 million slaves moved out of the south. In the south life was always on the line. jobs were better in the north.
  • 18th amendment-

    1920 this prohibition the disabrution of liq. Alcohol was the leading cause of many problems. l
    they thought life would be better with out it.
  • 19th amendment

    woman fought for a long time. Susan b Antony played a big roll. woeman soon eared there rights and everything payed off.
  • Emergency Quota Act

    Emergency Quota Act-reduced immigration to 3 % of every rice in America. This was inresponce to extreme levels of immigration from Europe. Wildro wison was president when passed, 1921
  • mmigration Act 1924

    this act reduced reduced immigration to 2% of every race. Was more strict to Asians and Europeans. thought pouplations would be better
  • Black Thursday

    the stock market loses 13% of total value. Caused by inverters desperate to sell their stocks. Although the economy lost billions of dollars about 2% of the population invested.
  • Black Tuesday oct, 29 1929

    stock market loses 12%. stocks were too high. start of dipression.
  • the radio

    The raido enter the us in 1933. People thought it would be just a fad. Came fater the telegraph.
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt elected President

    president during world war 2. had polio. lead outa the grate depression
  • 1933 (state of economy)

    time period of economy stress. cut saleries of fedural workers.
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    Hoover Dam constructed

    took two years to build. its in the black canyon.
    involved thousands of workers
  • 21st amendment

    alcohol is legal. people start buying. replaced the 18th amendment
  • Gi bill of rights

    pervided benifts for soldiers that came back. helped soldiers. pervied education
  • The Television

    Television first became commercialized in the U.S. in the early 1950s. people also thought tis was a fad. tvs were in black in white and were tunned back then
  • the firsbee

    baby boom toy. people started making things to make easy money. basic toy.
  • computer

    did basic stuff. had a caulator. were big
  • internet