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19th amendment

Had voting rights and enforcement on it the voting rights mean they could vote if they were a man or a woman and enforcement meant congress could have the power to enforce articles .

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21 amendment

It had on it 18th amendment repealed and liquor allowed by law and those meant the 18th amendment was taken away and liquor was allowed

3

Langston Hughes

Was a Harlem renaissance writer and wrote poems , plays ,and novels about African American life.

4

Marcus Garvey

Encouraged black people around the world to express there pride in there culture .

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Red scare

A time of fear of communist or reds

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Calvin Coolidge

He was a senator in Ohio the American people were hoping fora new hope for a new candidate I believe he was republic

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Lost generation

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

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Teapot dome scandal

Got bribed to give control over government oil reserves in elk hills California and tea pot home. Albert fall got bribed

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Louis Armstrong

He sang songs and was basically in his own band.

10

Hoover

Herbert Hoover was a president and decided not to run for reelection in 1928

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Georgia o Keffe

She was a artist that lived most of her life in New Mexico

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Harlem renaissance

The Harlem renaissance was when African American came into Harlem and started a period of artistic accomplishment

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Flapper

Flappers are young women who cut their hair short and wore makeup and challenged ideas of how women were supposed to be

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Expatriate

People who leave their home country to live somewhere else

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Moving assembly line

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