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19th amendment

Voting Rights, 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

Enforcement, congress shall have power to enforce this article by appropriate legislative

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21st amendment

1. 18th amendment repealed, the eighteen article of amendment to the constitution of the United state is hereby repealed

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Langston Hughes

Harlem Renaissance writers include
Langston Hughes

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Marcus Garvey

During the 1910s and 1920s Marcus Garvey encouraged black around the world to express pride in the culture

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Red scare

A time of fear of communist, or reds

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Georgia O'Keefe

Was well known for her detailed paintings

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Harlem Renaissance

A period of African armistice accomplishment

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Flapper

Young women known as flappers cut their hair short and wore makeup and short dresses, openly challenging traditional ideas of how women were supposed to behave

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Scopes trial

In may 1925 a Dayton, Tennessee, High school science teacher named John T. Scopes was put of trail for teaching evolution in what became known as the scopes trial

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Coolidge

Warren G. Hardings running mate

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Lost generation

Writers who criticized Americans society in the 1920 thus became known as the lost generation

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Great migration

During WW1 large # of African Americans began leaving the south to take jobs in northern factories

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Kellogg- Briand act

In 1928 the United States

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Anarchy

People opposed to organized government

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Prohibition

An issue that highlighted this conflict was prohibition

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Tea pot dome scandal

What came to be known as the teapot dome scandal involved secretary of the interior of Albert fall who accepted large amounts of money and accepted gifts from privet oil companies

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Emergency quota act

The emergency quota act of 1921 limited the total number of immigrants allowed into the country

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Jazz age

An explosion in the popularity of jazz music gave the decade another nickname such as the Jazz age

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Talkie

Talkie is a motion picture or sound

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Model T

Fords achievement was to build a sturdy and realizable car called the model T and he achieved his goal

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Louis Armstrong

A jazz musician

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Moving assembly line

This system used conveyer belts to move a pice through a group of workers who each had there own part

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Expatriates

People who leave there home or contrary to live some where else