The Great Depression and 1920–1939

  • 18th Amendment

    18th Amendment
    which "intoxicating liquors" were prohibited, and which were excluded from prohibition.The Amendment was the first to set a time delay before it would take effect following ratification, and the first to set a time limit for its ratification by the states.
  • rights of women's

    rights of women's
    they can vote from 18 amendment which gives them rights.
  • Palmer Raids

    Palmer Raids
    were a series of raids by the United States Department of Justice intended to capture, arrest and deport radical leftists, especially anarchists, from the United States.
  • Red scare

    Red scare
    is that time communism spreading in the U.S,and America is fear of the communism.During WWI ,unions became stronger and made demands for higher wages and shorter works hours.After the War ,though, unions lost much of their public support as the nation under their public support as the nation underwent a red scare.

    is an economic system in which transactions between private parties are free from government interference such as regulations, privileges, tariffs, and subsidies.And that means government hand out of the economy of the united states in 1920.
  • The flapper era

    The flapper era
    Flappers were a "new breed" of young Western women in the 1920s who wore short skirts, bobbed their hair, listened to jazz, and flaunted their disdain for what was then considered acceptable behavior.
  • 8.02 million Americans are unemployed.

    8.02 million Americans are unemployed.
    Most of the people were unemployed because of stock market crash and buy car, furniture, foods of credit which lead to great depression.
  • Paris and the United States will fail,

    Paris and the United States will fail,
    The United States will fail, resulting in the United States have a "isolationism" in World War II and the beginning of actual bud played the role of a world war launched to encourage the Axis.
  • Saccoand Vanzetti are convicted.

     Saccoand Vanzetti are convicted.
    In May 1920, Sacco and Vanzetti were arrested and charged with the robbery and murder of a factory paymaster and his guard in South Braintree, Massachusetts. Witnesses had said the criminals appeared to be Italians. The accused asserted their innocence and provided alibis; the evidence against them was circumstantial; and the presiding judge made prejudicial remarks.Nevertheless, the jury still found them guilty and sentenced them to death.
  • Washington Conference

    Washington Conference
    After the end of World War I, the United States, Britain, Japan and other imperialist countries to re divide the Far East and the Pacific region of colonial and sphere of influence, the international conference held by the United States proposed.
  • Warren G.Harding is elected president.

    Warren G.Harding is elected president.
    serving from March 4, 1921 until his death. Although Harding died one of the most popular presidents in history, the subsequent exposure of scandals that took place under him,
  • science started

    science started
    the United States developed the rocket pioneer Robert Goddard scientist in the United States successfully launched the world's first liquid fuel rocket booster.
  • Kellog-Briand Pac

    Kellog-Briand Pac
    in Paris signed an international convention, the provisions of the Convention to give up to war as a national policy means and only to settle international disputes or conflicts through peaceful means, since the Convention itself is built in the international relations theory of idealism, so the Convention no play a practical role, but the Convention is human first renounce war as the country's foreign policy.
  • The United States presidential election

    The United States presidential election
    There were two Nominees,one was from Democratic party named Al Smith who had 87 electoral votes.Another one was from Republican party named Herbert Hoover who had 444 electoral votes.So he won in this election.
  • Black Tuesday

    Black Tuesday
    The stock index fell by an average of 40 percentage points from the previous peak of 363, and thousands of Americans had no money.Therefore,all the people sold their stocks in the New York Exchange Stock.
  • Earl Claus von Stauffenberg promoted to 2nd lieutenant

    army officer and member of the traditional German nobility who was one of the leading members of the failed 20 July plot of 1944 to assassinate Adolf Hitler and remove the Nazi Party from power. Along with Henning von Tresckow and Hans Oster, he was one of the central figures of the German Resistance movement within the Wehrmacht.
  • Census

    It was Population in the United States is 123,202,62 during 1930's.
  • The Great Depression

    The Great Depression
    Was a severe worldwide economic depression that took place during the 1930s. The timing of the Great Depression varied across nations; however, in most countries it started in 1929 and lasted until the late 1930s. It was the longest, deepest, and most widespread depression of the 20th century.

    The United States Senate elections of 1930 occurred in the middle of Republican President Herbert Hoover's first term.
  • Cause of the Great Depression

    Cause of  the Great  Depression
    in the early 20th century are a matter of active debate among economists, and are part of the larger debate about economic crisis.
  • Empire State Building

    Empire State Building
    New york establesment skypscraper ocated in Midtown Manhattan, New York City, on Fifth Avenue between West 33rd and 34th Streets.
  • roosevelt become president

    roosevelt become president
    Roosevelt introduced by the state government to carry out extensive economic intervention in regulating the "New Deal" to rectify the financial, industrial and agricultural revival of organized relief undertakings, to save the severe economic crisis in the United States, and to strengthen the state monopoly capitalism.
  • estableshmanet of 1933

    estableshmanet of 1933
    the United States and the Soviet Union established diplomatic relations in Latin America to take "good neighbor policy." 1937 re-emergence of a new economic crisis. The following year, Roosevelt using deficit spending to expand the ways to make this crisis eased; after World War II, the United States to revive the military, only to recover the economy toward prosperity.
  • The Thirty womens

    The Thirty womens
    10 million women were earning wages; however, few rose to managerial jobs, and wherever they worked, women earned less than men.
  • Twenty-first Amendment

    Twenty-first Amendment
    Ends Prohibition. The Twenty-first Amendment was ratified on December 5, 1933. It is unique among the 27 amendments of the U.S. Constitution for being the only one to repeal a prior amendment and to have been ratified by state ratifying conventions.
  • Alcatraz Island

    Alcatraz Island
    ts isolation from the outside by the cold, strong, hazardous currents of the waters of San Francisco Bay, Alcatraz was used to house Civil War prisoners as early as 1861.
    Following the war in 1866, the army determined that the fortifications and guns were being rapidly rendered obsolete by advances in military technology. Modernization efforts, including an ambitious plan to level the entire island and construct shell-proof
  • First commercial passenger flight

    First commercial passenger flight
    The first airline in united state playing comptition in 1934
  • Arizona scientists reveal their newest discovery

    a ninth planet they named Pluto, after the Greek God of the underworld. The discovery sparks public interest in space and inspires Walt Disney to introduce a new animated character, Pluto -- Mickey Mouse's canine companion.

    Also known as the Dirty Thirties, was a period of severe dust storms that greatly damaged.
  • World War 2 end

    World War 2 end
    The US economy has been rapid development. During this period, as it happens in the term of office of the President Coolidge, so this period of economic prosperity in the United States has been called the "Coolidge prosperity."