Roaring Twenties Assignment—MRS. Olexy


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The following two Data Bases have excellent information:


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 Type in “roaring twenties” 

 There are 29 articles including 11 Primary Source and 14 Web Select Sites

 After each citation there are other linking terms.





   Start searching

   Scroll down to History—click on View Publications

      Click on  l.  Bowling, Beatniks & Bell Bottoms:  Pop-Culture of 20th Century America

                          (Has excellent material)

                      2.  World War I Reference Library





   Click on American History, then on 1920’s Links 


The following are some additional sites besides what is under student research web button. 

Hitchhikers guide to Prohibition.  Prohibition History. 


The Roaring Twenties  Many links to websites covering Jazz, inventions, flappers, prohibition, Scopes Trial, The model T, the $5 work day, the first transatlantic flight


Roaring 20s and the Great Depression History Resources

Jazz Age, St Valentines Massacre, Prohibition, Cartoons, Clarence Darrow, etc.


The Roaring Twenties

The Economic History of the Twentieth Century


The Roaring Twenties

The Lawless Decade by Paul Sann


Flappers in the Roaring Twenties

Lots of links to other web sites covering this topic.



The 1920’s


PBS-JAZZ A Film by Ken Burns:  Jazz in Time—Roaring Twenties



“New Era Rag” 1919.  The Roaring 20s.  Covers African Americans, Harlem Renaissance, Black Press, Marcus Garvey, Langston Hughes, Richard Wright, Northern Dispora, Tulsa Riot of 1921 and more.


The Roaring Twenties—Introduction


Roaring 1920’s Concert Extravaganza


Centennial Photographs—The Roaring Twenties


Andy Chemistruck’s Wonderful Introduction to the Roaring 20’s


The Roaring Twenties- The 1920’s 

World news, Finance, science & technology, sports, arts & literature


Hononegah High School Presents The Roaring Twenties  Covers authors, domestic life, advertising, the Mafia, architecture, KKK, sports, Authors—Harlem Renaissance.


Great American History Fact Finder—Roaring Twenties



A Bio. of America:  The Twenties-Features


The Roaring Twenties


***20th Century America 

The Roaring Twenties Outline:  The Roaring 1920s American Cultural History—Decade

People Events, Fads, Fashion    “Jump to” Roaring Twenties.  A great site.  


The Jazz Age:  Flapper culture & Style

Cartoons of the Roaring Twenties


The Authentic History Center:  The Fashion of the Roaring Twenties… 


Roaring Twenties