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Nickname for the twenties RoaringTwenties
Short name for an intellectual, soicial, and artistic time in Harlem renaissance
A vehicle usually with 4 wheels that is powered by an internal combustion engine or electric motor automobile
A professional baseball player who in the 20s held the record for the most homeruns Babe Ruth
Established the Nations1st numerical limit on the number of immigrants who could enter the United States EmergencyQuotaAct
31st President of the United States Herbert Hoover
Owner of an automobile company also known for establishng the assembly line for automobiles Henry Ford
A neighborhood in New York city that thrived in the 1920s Harlem
Composer, pianist, and leader of a jazz orchester/ best known for his role in the evolution of jazz Duke Ellington
Marked by short skirts/dress, bobbed hair, and jazz music Flapper Girl
One who is from a foreign country Immigrant
The use of this made mass production possible Assembly Line
Vice President to Harding Coolidge
A ban placed on the manufacture, sale, and transportation of liquor Prohibiton
A jazz Trumpeter Louis Armstrong
The first moies were black and white and called? Talkies
Gangster who controlled the streets and politics in Chicago in the 1920s Al capone
The movement supported by Marcus Garvey Back to Africa

Roaring 20s Crossword Puzzle

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POLICY PROTECTING NATIVE-BORN PEOPLE NATIVISM
PROCESS OF BEING ISOLATED ISOLATION
POLITICIAL THEORY DERIVED FROM KARL MARX COMMUNISM
SUSTEM TAHT LIMITED THE NUMBER OF IMMAGRANTS QUOTA SYSTEM
A GANG OF POLITICIANS THAT SURROUND WARREN G. HARDING OHIO GANG
PAYMENT BY INSTALLMENTS IS A/AN INSTALLMENT PLAN
NATIONWIDE BAN ON ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES PROHIBITION
ILLEGAL LIQUOR STORE SORE OR NIGHTCLUB SPEAKEASY
ILLEGAL BUISSNESS OF ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES BOOTLEGGER
GENERATION OF YOUNG WESTERN WOMEN IN THE 1920S FLAPPER
POPULAR 1920S DANCE THE CHARLESTON
PERIOD FOLLOWING THE GREAT DEPRESSION WHERE JAZZ BECAME POPULAR THE JAZZ AGE
NAME GIVEN TO THE CULTURAL, SOCIAL, AND ARTISTIC EXPLOSION THAT TOOK PLACE IN THE 1920S HARLEM RENAISSANCE
INVENTED THE FORD TRUCK HENRY FORD
FAMOUS AMERICAN GANGSTER CAUGHT ON TAX EVASION AL CAPONE
FAMOUS BASEBALL PLAYER BABE RUTH
INVENTED "MICKEY MOUSE" WALT DISNEY
30TH PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES CALVIN COOLIDGE
FAMOUS TRUMPET PLAYER LOUIS ARMSTRONG
PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED MINE WORKERS OF AMERICA DURING THE 1920S JOHN L LEWIS

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

Famous People Crossword

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The greatest baseball player of the 1920's. He set a record for hitting 60 home runs in one season. Babe Ruth
Best known for his theory of relativity and his theory of energy equivalence. Albert Einstein
Composer, pianist and band leader. Most influential figures in jazz. Duke Ellington
an American pilot famous for the first solo, non-stop flight from New York to Paris in 1927 Charles Lindbergh
First designer to make pants for women. popularized boyish style for women. Coco Chanel
Sometimes referred to as The Empress of the Blues, she was the most popular female blues singer of the 1920s and 1930s Bessie Smith
28th president of the United States, known for World War I leadership Woodrow Wilson
United States anarchist (born in Italy) who with Bartolomeo Vanzetti was convicted of murder Nicola Sacco
African American leader during the 1920s who founded the Universal Negro Improvement Association Marcus Garvey
Senator from Ohio chosen by the Republicans to be a candidate after WW1 Warren G. Harding
Became president when Harding died Calvin Coolidge
He became the President in 1928 Herbert Hoover
American businessman, founder of Ford Motor Company Henry Ford
Russian immigrant and pioneer who developed NBC David Sarnoff
African American farmer and food scientist George w carver
Film maker, cartoonist, visionary. Walt Disney
Writer known for his simplistic stylist with great impact Ernst Hemingway
A famed criminal defense lawyer for Scopes, who supported evolution Clarence Darrow
A twentieth-century American artist and illustrator, known for his warm-hearted paintings of rural and small-town life Norman Rockwell
head of the National Woman's party that campaigned for an equal rights amendment to the Constitution Alice Paul

1920s - 1930s Crossword

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American novelist; first famous flapper Zelda Sayre
Wrote novel The Great Gatsby F. Scott Fitzgerald
first designer to make pants for women. Coco Chanel
known as "Lucky Lindy" and "The Lone Eagle" was an American pilot famous for first solo, non-stop flight from New York to Paris in 1927 in the spirit of St. Louis Charles Lindbergh
leader of organized crime in Chicago in the late 1920s Al Capone
greatest baseball player of the 1920s Babe Ruth
recieved Nobel Prize in 1921 for physics Albert Einstein
composer, pianist and band leader. Most influential figures in jazz. Duke Ellington
along with Louis Armstrong, she had a major influence on subsequent jazz vocalists. Bessie Smith
28th President of the United States Woodraw Wilson
was said to have robbed a shoe factory and murder a clerk and another worker Nicola Sacco
African American leader during the 1920s who founded the Universal Negro Improvement Association and advocated mass migration of African Americans back to Africa Marcus Garvey
1920 presidential campaign his slogan was "return to normalcy" Warren G. Harding
became president when Harding died. Calvin Coolidge
became president in 1928 Herbert Hoover
American Businessman, founder of Ford Motor Company Henry Ford
developed new products using peanuts. George Washington Carver
Russian immigrant and pioneer who developed NBC David Sarnoff
first women to serve in Congress Jeanette Rankin
famed criminal defense lawyer for scopes, who supported evolution Clarence Darrow

Harlem Renaissaince Crossword

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A female blues singer, was recognized as the most out standing vocalist in the decade. Bessie Smith
A jazz pianist and composer who led the Cotton Club. Edward Kenny Ellington
A young trumpet in 1922 who joined the Oliver's group which later became known as the Creole Jazz Band. Louis Armstrong
A dramatic actor who was the son of a one-time slave. Who later struggled with racism in the United States. Paul Robeson
The best-known poet in the 1920's who described the African-American struggles. Langston Hughes
A novelist poet, and Jamaican immigrant, a major figure whose militant verses urged African Americans to resist racism. Claude McKay
A literary and artistic movement celebrating African-American culture. Harlem Renaissance
An immigrant from Jamaica, believed that Africans Americans should build a separate society. Marcus Garvey
A poet, lawyer, and NAACP secretary who fought for African-American rights. James Weldon Johnson
A girl who lived in Eatonville, Florida who loved to read adventure stories and myths. The powerful tales stuck a chord with the young, talented Hurston and made her yearn for a wider world. Zora Neale Hurston

The Roaring Twenties Crossword

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was a time when many people defied Prohibition, indulged in new styles of dancing and dressing, and rejected many traditional moral standards. roaring twenties
a cultural, social, and artistic explosion that took place in Harlem, New York, spanned the 1920s. harlem renaissance
the generation reaching maturity during and just after World War I, a high proportion of whose men were killed during those years. lost generation
was an American legal case in 1925 in which a substitute high school teacher, John Scopes, was accused of violating Tennessee's Butler Act, which had made it unlawful to teach human ... scopes trial
a state of disorder due to absence or nonrecognition of authority anarchy
The rounding up and deportation of several hundred immigrants of radical political views by the federal government in 1919 and 1920. red scare
were a series of raids conducted by the United States Department of Justice to capture, arrest and deport radical leftists, especially anarchists, from the United States. palmer raids
were convicted of a robbery and two murders in Massachusetts in the early 1920s and sentenced to death. sacco and vanzetti
was a period in the 1920s, ending with the Great Depression, in which jazz music and dance styles became popular, mainly in the United States, but also in Britain, France and elsewhere. jazz age
the right to vote in political election suffrage
a person who advacates through or complete political or social reform radicals
to come to a place or country you are not native of immigration
contray to a society of mass poverty mass consumption
A law that severely restricted immigration by establishing a system of national quotas that blatantly discriminated against immigrants from southern and eastern Europe and virtually excluded Asians. national origins act
is a secret society in the southern U.S. that focuses on white supremacy and terrorizes other groups ku klux klan
the action of forbidding something prohibitation

Roaring Twenties Crossword

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a fashionable young women who has the intent of enjoying herself Flappers
is the act of prohibiting the manufacturing, storage in barrels or bottles, transportation, sale, possession, and consumption of alcohol including alcoholic beverages prohibition
American women the right to vote 19th Amendent
a type of music, usually a regular or forceful rythm Jazz
professional baseball player who made history in 1920s Babe Ruth
a popular trend fashion
An automobile popular in 1920s Ford model T
The first _ broadcast happened in the 1920s Radio
the action of coming to live permanently in a foreign country immigration
A very popular drink in the 1920s Coca-Cola
The war the ended in the beginning of 1920s World War 1
promotion of fear of a potential rise of communism Red scare
An economic system based on private property and free enterprise capitalism
A law that established penalties for violating Prohibition Volstead Act
A person who believes there should be no government. anarchist

1920s and 1930s Crossword

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A novelist of the jazz age who wrote "The Great Gatsby" F Scott Fitzgerald
An American Novelist who's know for being the first flapper Zelda Sayre
First designer to make pants for women Coco Chanel
Leader of organized crime Al Capone
Greatest baseball player of the 1920s Babe Ruth
Theoretical physicist best known for theory of relativity and energy equivalence Albert Einstein
Known as "Lucky Lindy" and "The Lone Eagle" Charles Lindbergh
28th president of the US known for leadership in WW1 Woodrow Wilson
African American leader who founded Universal Negro Improvement Association Marcus Garvey
Became president when Harding died Calvin Coolidge
Granted women the right to vote 19th Amendment
2 men executed for the conviction of murdering a guard and a paymaster during an armed robbery sacco vanzetti trial
Most devastating crash of the US economy Stock Market Crash
US federal law prohibiting Chinese Immigration laborers Chinese Immigration Act
Period of severe dust storms that damaged ecology and agriculture Dust Bowl
Nationwide constitutional ban on production, importation, transportation, and sale of alcohol Prohibition
Roosevelt's plan to try and stabilize the economy New Deal
A trial where a substitute teacher was accused of violating the Tennessee Butler Act- unlawful to teach human evolution Scopes Trial
1st ever televised baseball game between Princeton and Columbia World Series
7 men from the North Side Irish gang murdered during the prohibition era st valentines day massacre

1920s crossword

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prohibition of alcohol 18th amendment
enacted to carry out the intent of the Eighteenth Amendment volstead act
repealed the 18th amendment 21st amendment
terroist group who targeted blacks and immigrants kkk
a cultural, social, and artistic explosion that took place in Harlem, New York harlem renaissance
movement of 6 million blacks out of the rural Southern United States to the urban North the great migration
famous baseball player in the 1920s babe ruth
first automobile created by henry ford model t
woman who educated the urban about birth control maragaret sanger
who were convicted of robbery and murder sacco ad vanzetti
served as head of the U.S. Food Administration during World War I herbert hoover
young Western women in the 1920s who wore short skirts, bobbed their hair, listened to jazz flappers
substitute high school teacher was accused of violating Tennessee's Butler Act, which made it unlawful to teach human evolution in any state-funded school scopes trial
He was best known for defending teenage thrill killers Leopold and Loeb in their trial for murdering 14-year-old Robert "Bobby" Franks clarence darrow
a supporter of Prohibition, and an opponent of Darwinism on religious and humanitarian ground william j bryan

The Roaring 20's! Crossword

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Who was an American industrialist, the founder of the Ford Motor Company, and the sponsor of the development of the assembly line technique of mass production. Henry Ford
Who was the first female aviator to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. Amilia Earhart
Who was one of the Italian-born American anarchists who was convicted of murdering a guard and a paymaster during the armed robbery of the Slater and Morrill show company. Nicola Sacco
Who was an American novelist, short story writer, folklorist, and anthropologist, four novels and more than 50 published short stories, plays, and essays, she is best known for her 1937 novel Their Eyes Were Watching God. Zore Neale Hurston
Who was the sister who was a Canadian-American Pentecostal evangelist and media celebrity in the 1920s and 1930s. and She also founded the Foursquare Church. Aimee Semple Mcpherson
Who was an American composer, pianist, and bandleader of a jazz orchestra, which he led from 1923 until his death in a career spanning over fifty years. Duke Ellington
Who was an American blues singer. Nicknamed the Empress of the Blues, she was the most popular female blues singer of the 1920s and 1930s. Bessie Smith
Who was an American gangster who attained fame during the Prohibition era as the co-founder and boss of the Chicago Outfit. His seven-year reign as crime boss ended when he was 33 years old. Al Capone
Who was an American author, educator, lawyer, diplomat, songwriter, and civil rights activist. James Weldon Johnson
Who was a teacher in Dayton, Tennessee, who was charged on May 5, 1925 for violating Tennessee's Butler Act, which prohibited the teaching of evolution in Tennessee schools. John T. scopes
Who was a Jamaican-American writer and poet, who was a seminal figure in the Harlem Renaissance. Claude McKay
Who was an American composer and pianist. His compositions spanned both popular and classical genres, and his most popular melodies are widely known. George Gershwin
Who was an English comic actor, filmmaker, and composer who rose to fame during the era of silent film. Charlie Chaplin
Who was an American trumpeter, composer, singer and occasional actor who was one of the most influential figures in jazz. His career spanned five decades, from the 1920s to the 1960s, and different eras in jazz. Louis Armstrong
Who was an American actress, best known for her role as Helen Willis on the CBS sitcom The Jeffersons (1975–85), half of the first interracial couple to be shown on regular prime time television. Roxie Albertha Roker
Who was an American male tennis player who was often considered one of the greatest tennis players of all time. Bill Tilden
Who was an American professional baseball player whose career in Major League Baseball spanned 22 seasons, from 1914 through 1935. Babe Ruth
Who was a college and professional American football halfback for the University of Illinois, the Chicago Bears, and for the short-lived New York Yankees. Red Grange
Who was an American professional boxer who competed from 1914 to 1927, and reigned as the world heavyweight champion from 1919 to 1926. Jack Dempsey
Who was an Hungarian-born American competition swimmer and actor best known for playing Tarzan in films of the 1930s and 1940s and for having one of the best competitive swimming records of the 20th century. Johnny Weissmuller
Who was a college football player who played for the University of Notre Dame. was selected as Notre Dame's first Walter Camp All-American. George Gipp
A slang term from the 20's meaning well done to a male or female. Attaboy
A slang term from the 20's meaning a complaint or to complain. Beef
what happened Jan 29, 1919. Eighteenth Amendment
What happened on Jan 2, 1920. Palmer Raids
What year did Hoover become president. 1928
When did the Stock Market Collapse. Oct 1929
what is a 20's slang word for an unattractive man Airedale