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Involved secretary of the interior Albert Fall who accepted the large sums of money and valuable gifts from private companies

Teapot Dome Scandal

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Writers who criticized American Society in the 1920s thus became know as the ales Generation.

Expatriates

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The right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any state on account of sex

19th Amendment

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The transportation for importation into any state, territory, or possession of the United States for delivery or use therein of intoxicating liquors in violation of the laws, thereof, is herby prohibited.

21s Amendment

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He produced poems, plays, and novels about African-American life

Langston Hughes

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Was a secretary of commerce and defeated democrat Alfred E. Smith in the 1928th election

Herbert Hoover

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Was a governor of Massachusetts, got picked as a running mate for Warren Harding

Calvin Coolidge

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In May 1925 in Dayton Tennessee high school science teacher named John T Scopes was put on trial for teaching evolution in what became known as the scopes trial

Scopes Trial

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During WWI large numbers of African-Americans began leaving the south to take jobs in northern Factories. This movement called the Great Migration

Great Migration

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In 1928 the United States and 18 other states signed the Kellogg Briand pack (an agreement that outlawed war).

Kellogg Briand act

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Anarchist are people opposed to government

Anarchy

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A motion picture (movie) with sound.

Talkie

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The 18th Amendment which outlawed the manufacture, sale, and transportation of alcoholic beverages went into effect in 1920

Prohibition

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He encouraged people to take pride in their race

Marcus Garvey

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A time of fear of communism

The Red Scare

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She was known for her detailed paintings of flowers in the west

Georgia O'Keefe

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Girls that cut their hair short, wore make-up and short dresses, openly challenging traditional ideas of how woman were supposed to behave

Flappers

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A period of African-American artist accomplishments

Harlem Renaissance

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This system used conveyer belts to move parts and partly assembled cars from one group to another

Moving assembly line

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This act limited the number of immigrants allowed in the U.S

The Emergency Quota Act

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The creator of Ford automotives

Henry Ford

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Writers who criticized American society in the 1920s thus became known as the Lost Generation

Lost generation

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Louis Armstrong begins recording with his band, the Hot Five, in 1925

Louis Armstrong