Roaring Twenties

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  • Model-T

    Model-T
    It was the first car in the U.s to get manufactured. It was set by Henry ford who also created the assembly line.
  • President Harding Returns to Normalcy

    President Harding Returns to Normalcy
    The president wanted everything to return back its normality after WW1. There was many problems of that because a lot of reparation had to be done.
  • Harlem Renisencce

    Harlem Renisencce
    The Harlem Renaissance was the development of the Harlem neighborhood in New York City as a black cultural mecca in the early 20th Century and the subsequent social and artistic explosion that resulted.
  • Red Scare

    Red Scare
    As the Cold War between the Soviet Union and the United States intensified in the late 1940s and early 1950s, hysteria over the perceived threat posed by Communists in the U.S. became known as the Red Scare.
  • Teapot Dome Scandal

    Teapot Dome Scandal
    The Teapot Dome Scandal of the 1920s shocked Americans by revealing an unprecedented level of greed and corruption within the federal government.
  • Joseph Stalin Leads USSR

    Joseph Stalin Leads USSR
    Joseph Stalin (1878-1953) was the dictator of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) from 1929 to 1953.
  • Scopes "Monkey" Trial

    Scopes "Monkey" Trial
    The Scopes Trial, also known as the Scopes Monkey Trial, was the 1925 prosecution of science teacher John Scopes for teaching evolution in a Tennessee public school, which a recent bill had made illegal.
  • Charles Lindbergh’s Trans-Atlantic Flight

    Charles Lindbergh’s Trans-Atlantic Flight
    On May 21, 1927, the aviator Charles A. Lindbergh landed his Spirit of St. Louis near Paris, completing the first solo airplane flight across the Atlantic Ocean.
  • St. Valentine’s Day Massacre

    St. Valentine’s Day Massacre
    Gang warfare ruled the streets of Chicago during the late 1920s, as chief gangster Al Capone sought to consolidate control by eliminating his rivals in the illegal trades of bootlegging, gambling and prostitution.
  • Stock Market Crashes “Black Tuesday”

    Stock Market Crashes “Black Tuesday”
    On October 29, 1929, Black Tuesday hit Wall Street as investors traded some 16 million shares on the New York Stock Exchange in a single day. Billions of dollars were lost, wiping out thousands of investors.