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HISTORY

Issues in US History
American History

Daily Life in History

Modern Era

Map As History
World History in Context**

Modern World History Online



COPYRIGHT FRIENDLY IMAGES/GRAPHS
Britannica Image Quest
AP Images


Online Newspapers (NY Times, LA TImes, WSJ, Washington Post, Christian Science Monitor)



WEBSITES
ECONOMY

Biography of America: The 20s
Eyewitness History: The 20s
US Economy 1920s
The Roaring 20s
Rise of Consumerism
Consumer Culture
The Economy Roars
Boom and Bust
Politics of Prosperity
The Market Crashes
The Bust; Why it Happened
America in the 1920's
PROHIBITION/
Prohibition: The Noble Experiment Good background info
PBS: Prohibition
BBC: Prohibition
Prohibition, 1927
Anti-Saloon League: Primary sources
Clash of Cultures: Prohibition. Primary source material
Volstead Act: Background on prohibition with link to primary documents
Prohibition: PBS site of general information, with images.
Temperance and Prohibition: OSU site with good general info, great prohibition cartoons, etc.
Alchol, Temperance and Prohibition: Archive of pamphlets, sheet music and government publications fro Brown University. Click on 'Browse,' then 'Browse by Thumbnails' to get images of everything in the collection.
AUTOMOBILE

Henry Ford: Case Files

Henry Ford and the American Vacation
Early Adventures with the Automobile
Henry Ford's Utilitarian Vision
Henry Ford Changes the World
Consumer EconomyThe Industry in 1914
GANGSTERS
How Prohibition Backfired
Gangster Era: Background to key gangsters, from the FBI
Al Capone:

St. Valentine's Day Massacre:

Public Enemy #1: PBS site about John Dillinger
Bonnie and Clyde:

John Dillinger
Bugsy Siegel
Famous Trials: Links to excellent information on the Scopes trial, Sacco-Vanzetti trial and others. (Look about the third row down)
JAZZ AGE
Harlem on our Minds Henry Louis Gates' article on the Harlem Renaissance
Jazz 101: introduction to different kinds of jazz
Smithsonian Jazz: Great portal from the Smithsonian
**Jazz Roots
Jazz: PBS site
Red Hot Jazz Archive: History of jazz before 1930.
*Jazz Oral History Great video collection of jazz greats discussing the craft
Golden Age of Jazz: Photos and commentary from the great Jazz photographer, Gottlieb*
Harlem:Mecca of th new Negro Online journal; March, 1926
CRASH / GREAT DEPRESSION

The Market Crashes
The Wall Street Crash
The Crash/Depression
America and the Wall Street Crash
What Caused the Crash?
The Great Depression
Surviving the Dustbowl: The Great Depression
Great Depression: Online Exhibit
SUFFRAGE

The New Woman
The Flapper
Flappers
Women's Suffrage
Fight for Women's Suffrage
Suffrage and the 19th Amendmen(primary sources)
Women's Suffrage (Primary Source set)
19th Amendment
THE NEW DEAL

The Great Depression and the New Deal (Yale)
Great Depression and the New Deal (Stanford)
The New Deal
New Deal (Primary Source set)
The Real Deal: The Battle to Define FDR's Social Programs
INTERACTIVES

Wall Street Crash
Life During the Great Depression
The New Deal
Periodic Table of the New Deal




MEDIA

BOOM AND BUST


FORDISM


THE JAZZ AGE


THE GREAT DEPRESSION


THE NEW DEAL**