Flashcards in Key Terms 2 Deck (23):
Involved secretary of the interior Albert Fall who accepted the large sums of money and valuable gifts from private companies
Teapot Dome Scandal
Writers who criticized American Society in the 1920s thus became know as the ales Generation.
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
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.
He produced poems, plays, and novels about African-American life
Was a secretary of commerce and defeated democrat Alfred E. Smith in the 1928th election
Was a governor of Massachusetts, got picked as a running mate for Warren Harding
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
During WWI large numbers of African-Americans began leaving the south to take jobs in northern Factories. This movement called the Great Migration
In 1928 the United States and 18 other states signed the Kellogg Briand pack (an agreement that outlawed war).
Kellogg Briand act
Anarchist are people opposed to government
A motion picture (movie) with sound.
The 18th Amendment which outlawed the manufacture, sale, and transportation of alcoholic beverages went into effect in 1920
He encouraged people to take pride in their race
A time of fear of communism
The Red Scare
She was known for her detailed paintings of flowers in the west
Girls that cut their hair short, wore make-up and short dresses, openly challenging traditional ideas of how woman were supposed to behave
A period of African-American artist accomplishments
This system used conveyer belts to move parts and partly assembled cars from one group to another
Moving assembly line
This act limited the number of immigrants allowed in the U.S
The Emergency Quota Act
The creator of Ford automotives
Writers who criticized American society in the 1920s thus became known as the Lost Generation