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Unit 5 Project

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1: Tranportation <--Cars were invented for greater mobilty.It also helped people move to the suburbs. The Airplains were invented in 1920 for the rich people who could buy them. The people who in vented them were th e Wright Brothers

2: Introduction | 1920's-1930's By:Tamera Helen Thomas

3: 1920's-1930's | The 1920's-1930's were some pretty ok years,because in 1929 there was this horrible event called the Great Depression.

4: Communiction The picture above is a picture of a radio from the 1920's. The the phone on the right use to communicate or people could call people that were on the radio.

5: Electrification The lightbulb above was used to improve lighting entertainment.Things that were also created were electric stoves, washing machines, and water pumps.

6: Prohibition

7: Prohibition Reforms in the early 20th century. Bootleegers:people who made and sold ilegal alchol.

8: The Great Migration | The picture to the left is showing African Americans moving twords the north.And in the north it was only a bit better.

9: The picture below is showing a family of African Americans about to move to the north.Now in the north jobs were quite hard to find because wern't that many available.

10: The Harlem Renaissance The leaders of The Harlem Renaissance drew upon the heritage of black culture to establish themselves as powerful forces for cultural change.

11: Art:Jacob Lawrence-Painter who chronicled the exeriences of the great migration north through art. Literature:Langston- Hughes Poet who combined the experiences of African & Amercain cutlural routs. Music:Louis Armstrong & Duke Ellington- Jazz Composers. Bessie Smith-Blues Singer

12: Cultural Icons | By: Tamera Thomas

13: Art:Gorgia O'keeffe- An artist known for urban scences and,later paintings of the southwest. Literature:John Steinbeck-A novelist who in the 1930s wrote"The Grapes of Wrath. Music:Martha Graham dancer and choreographer know as the pioneer of modern dance.

14: TGD | The Great Depression 3 Major Causes 1.People over-speculated on the stock markets using borrowed money they could not repay when stock prices crashed. 2.The federal reserve failed to prevent the collapse of the banking system. 3.Hight tariffs strangled international trade.

15: The Great Depression 4 Impacts 1.A large number of banks and businesses became bankrupt. 2.1/4 (25%) of all Americans were without jobs. 3.A large number of Americans were hungry and homeless.-Hoovervilles- camps made by homeless people,named after president Hoover. 4.Farmer's imcome hit an all time low.

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