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rebirth or revival of intellectual or artistic achievement renaissance
movement to the North Great Migration
Harlem is a section of ____ in New York Manhattan
first theatre to desegregate in New York Lafayette Theatre
whites only club with black performers Cotton Club
the years between WWI and the Great Depression Boom Time
music that originated from African American communities of New Orleans during the 20th century. Jazz
music that originated from the deep South. Vocal/instrumental blues
death by hanging lynching
author who wrote about every problem in the 20th century WEB Du Bois
style of art realism
1930s, brass instruments, medium-fast tempos swing jive
one of the most famous jazz composers duke ellington

harlem renaissance Crossword

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what was the type of music that was born during this era jazz
who was w.e.b. du bois sociologist
first broadway musical produced and performed by african americans? shuffle along
what was the other name for the harlem renaissance? new negro movement
who was the first black poet to receive the national recognition? paul dunbar
where did the harlem renassiance take place? new york
which African-American literary magazine published in New York City in 1926 during the Harlem Renaissance Fire
which langston hughes poem gave him his first award Weary blues
who was one of the most important writers during the harlem renaissance langston hughes
The name of the theater in New York City where many great African-American musicians got their start during the Renaissance? Apollo
who is the Famous singer and musician in this time era. Louis Armstrong
one of the most famous jazz composers is? DUKEELLINGTON
why did the harlem renaissance end? great depression
what does renaissance mean? rebirth

The Harlem Renaissance Crossword

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Who was famous painter during the Harlem Renaissance? Archibald Motely
What was the type of music that was born during this era> Blues and Jazz
Who was an AMerican poet, novelist, playwrite, short story writer, and columnist during this era? Langston Hughes
A term coined in 1925 by sociologist and critic Alain Leroy Locke. The New Negro
THe movement of 1.3 million African-Americans out of the Southern United States to the North, Midwest, and West from 1915 to 1930 was known as what? Great Migration
Female jazz singer in this era. Billie Holiday
The name of the theater in New York City where many great African-American musicians got their start during the Renaissance. Apollo
In 1921, African-American theater producers launched the first African-American show on Broadway was called. Shuffle Along
Famous singer and musician in this time era. Louis Armstrong
Who wrote, "It Don't Mean A Thing If It Ain't Cot That Swing"? Duke Ellington
Name of the city that launched the Harlem Renaissance New York
The success of the artists relied on black patrons and one white American. Charlotte Osgood Mason

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Langston Hughes
Great Depression
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Jazz & Blues
Alain Locke
Louis Armstrong
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Hubert Harrison
The Crisis
literature music art theatre
World War I
Marcus Garvey
Harlem Renaissance Writers
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Not Without Laughter
Zoot suit
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be born again
The Great Gatsby
Jazz Age

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1920s -1930s Crossword

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Fashionable young woman going against conventional standards of behavior. flapper
Left people in debt. Banks failed, businesses closed, and wages fell because of this. stock market crash
Reduced Germany's annual reparations. Dawes plan
Issued a one year moratorium on all debt. Hoover
Created the Young Plan to reduce total over all amount of Germany's reparations. owen
Economic crisis and period of low business activity after the Stock Market Crash. Great Depression
October 29th,1929- the day prices took a steep drop in the stock market. Black Tuesday
Person who made and smuggled alcohol. Bootlegger
Illegal bar that served liquor during prohibition. speakeasy
Irrational fear of communism spreading in the United States. red scare
Used the assembly line to mass produce automobiles. henry ford
Law forbidding the sale of alcohol. prohibition
Belief that a certain group/persons were superior to others. Nativism
Famous baseball player who helped develope a rise in popularity for professional sports. Babe Ruth
Jazz composer, piano player, and band leader during harlem Renaissance. Duke Ellington
Literary, artistic, and intellectual movement that kindled a new black cultural indenty in America. Harlem Renaissance
In favor of immigration restriction. Laissez Faire ideology. Calvin coolidge
Made worlds first solo trans-atlantic flight. charles lindburgh
Mob king who controlled a large network of speakeasies with enormous profits. Al Capone
Style of dance music very popular in the 1920s. Jazz
Paying for goods at regular inervals, usually with interest added to the balance, associated with consumption in the 1920s. installment plans
Slogan for President Harding. Idea of peace, prosperity, and isolation for the US. Return to normalcy

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The Roaring 20's Crossword

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Occurred after what war? World War 1
The country withdrew ____ and called for worldwide disarmament. isolationism
American are influenced by new advertisements and ___ techniques. marketing
American bought appliances, ___, commercially procssed food, mass produced autos, and new fashions. cosmetics
"Buy ___, pay later." now
What industry influenced the popular culture? motion picture
Harlem renaissance started in the early ___'s. 1900
African-american arts started in what city? Harlem
African-american cultural movement. Harlem Renaissance
A growing ___ class helped foster the growth. middle
Increasing number of ___ and socially conscious African-Americans. educated
African-americans were encouraged to celebrate their what? Heritage
American poet, novelist, playwright, short story writer, and newspaper columnist. Langston hughes
Langston Hughes considered himself a ___. peoples poet
Jazz Age started where? New Orleans
Type of music that got famous in the roaring 20's. jazz
Famous jazz musician. Louis Armstrong
How many jazz clubs were there in Harlem alone. 500
Street in Harlem where there were many music producers. Tin Pan Alley
"The King of Tin Pan Alley" Irving Berlin
Women with short hair, played sports, and drove cars. flappers
Secret bars. speakeasies
Who controlled all of Chicago's liquor sales. Al Capone
Who helped arrest Al Capone for tax evasion? Eliot Ness
The youth of the 1920's earned what nickname? Lost Generation
Authors Hemingway and F. Scott Fitzgerald wrote about ___. disillusionment
American painters focused on the impact of growing ___. cities
_____ owned speakeasies. gangsters
By 1925, there were about how many speakeasies in New York? 30,000
Americans were ready to adopt new ____ and new ways. manners

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