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Word Search
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This word search contains the following answers:

Poodle skirts
Jitterbug
Swing
Broaday
Movie Theater
Black and White
Hairgrease
Records
Bubble Gum
Letterman Sweaters
Drive In Theatre
Dance Contests
Beehivehair
Greasers
Diner

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1950's Fashion Word Search

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Word Search
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This word search contains the following answers:

letter jacket
pleaded
teddy boy
jocks
greaser
preppy
pencil skirt
suit dress
circle skirt
trousers
swing dress
Bobbed

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Reconstruction Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

The fiercely abolitionist group that controlled Congress during Reconstruction Radical Republicans
The system of farming that was widely implemented in the South after the Civil War sharecropping
The term for putting a President on trial impeachment
The derogatory term given to Northerners who moved to the South after the Civil War carpetbaggers
White supremasist terror group created after the Civil War Ku Klux Klan
The agency that was created to help newly freed slaves adjust to their new lives Freedmens Bureau
System in which workers are forced to work off debts before they can find a new job dept peonage
The amendment that officially ended slavery in the United States 13th Amendment
Became president after Lincoln's assassination Andrew Johnson
The amendment that granted citizenship to everyone born in the United States 14th Amendment
The derogatory term given to white Southerners who cooperated with northern Reconstruction officials scalawags
The era of rebuilding in the South Reconstruction
Laws passed after Reconstruction ended that segregated blacks from whites Jim Crow Laws
The amendment that gave all male citizens, including black men, the right to vote 15th Amendment
Low point of race relations from 1877 through the 1950's Nadir

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50's Word Search

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Word Search
Description

This word search contains the following answers:

POODLE SKIRT
PONY TAIL
JUKEBOX JUBILEE
PINK CADILLAC
MILKSHAKE
SOCK HOP
ROCK AND ROLL
CRUISIN
DADDY O
DOLLY
ELVIS
DANCE

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Apartheid Crossword

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Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

A way of keeping non-white South Africans separate form the white South Africans Apartheid
An anti-apartheid activist that became president of South Africa Nelson Mandela
South Africans of Dutch descent Boers
The country at the tip of the south piece of Africa South Africa
A court specialized in dealing with apartheid (abbreviation) TRC
South Africa was granted this by the British in 1910 Independence
Nelson Mandela was released from _______ in 1990 Prison
A South African politician who served as the country's State President from August 1989 to May 1994 FWdeKlark
People did this from 1950's - 1970's for equality Protest
This could be another word for apartheid Segregation
Apartheid separated the _______ from the blacks Whites
In 1998, the TRC presented a _________ Report

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!950's Word Search

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Word Search
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This word search contains the following answers:

Ankle biter
Baby Boom
Beat Movement
Buddy Holly
Chuck Berry
Consumerism
Drive-Ins
Elvis Presley
Golden Age of TV
I Love Lucy
Levittown
Mass media
Movies
Poodle skirt
Radio
Rock and Roll
Suburb
Urban renewal
White-Collar jobs

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Harlem Renaissance Crossword

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Crossword
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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

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

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Civil War Word Search

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Word Search
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This word search contains the following answers:

ABRAHAM LINCOLN
AMERICA
ASSASSINATION
BATTLES
BLUE
CIVIL WAR
CLARA BARTON
CONFEDERACY
COTTON
FIGHT
FLAG
FORD'S THEATRE
FREEDOOM
GENERAL ROBERT L. LEE
GENERAL ULYSSES S. GRANT
HARRIET TUBMAN
NURSES
RED
SLAVE PLANTATIONS
SLAVES
SPY
THE UNDERGROUND RAILROAD
UNION
WHITE

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Theatre Word Search

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Word Search
Description

This word search contains the following answers:

CAST
CREW
CHORUS
CHOREOGRAPHER
ACTRESS
ACTOR
CHARACTER
AUDIENCE
PERFORMANCE
LIGHTING
DIRECTOR
ROMEO & JULIET
FLEX STAGE
EXPRESSIONISM
COSTUME
STAGE
THEATER
AUDITORIUM
ROMANCE
DRAMA
MODERNISM
BLACK BOX
COMEDY
NATURALISM
REALSIM

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Les Vetements Crossword

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Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

boots bottes
jacket blouson
hat chapeau
pants pantalon
skirt jupe
jeans jean
underwear sous-vetements
dress robe
t-shirt tee-shirt
coat manteau
shorts short
sweater pull
sandals sandales
man's shirt chemise
socks chaussettes
raincoat impermeable
shoes chaussures
cap casquette
belt ceinture
woman's blouse chemisier
red rouge
orange orange
pink rose
green vert
blue bleu
purple violet
brown marron
black noir
white blanc
gray gris

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Music, Entertainment, Pop Culture, and Fads Crossword

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Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

Famous Fashion designer in this time Coco Chanel
Broke the stereotypical image of how a woman she look and behave Flappers
The longest on record was three weeks of dancing dance marathon
The Charleston and Black Bottom Dances
Created the Shim Sham Shimmy Leonard Reed
People would climb to the top and would see how long they could sit up there Flagpole Sitting
Popular in Clubs, Speakeasies, and Dance Halls Jazz
A popular jazz musician who is known for his gruff, deep voice Louis Armstrong
Starred in the broadway musical "Africana" Ethel Waters
Jazz band leader who played the piano Duke Ellington
A common item to be found in homes to broadcast the news and political speeches Radios
Modern term is movie theater Movie Palaces
Modern day term is movie moving pictures
A movie star who rose to fame at this time Charlie Chaplin

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