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Jim crow laws

1876 - 1965

Al capone

1899 - 1947

Woodrow Wilson is Presidnent

1913 - 1921

Birth of a nation

1915

America ww1

1917 - 1918

Literacy Test

1917

Disadvantages eastern Europe

Britiains debt to USA

1918

£900 million

Volstead act

1919

NAACP 900,000 members

1919

Congress refuses to join LofN

1919 - 1920

sales of cars rise

1919 - 1929

9,000,000 to 26,000,000
1919 1929

Prohibition/18th ammendment

1920 - 1933

Woman gain vote

1920

Advertising doubles $3bn-$6bn

1920 - 1930

UNIA 1million members

1921

Emergency Quotas act

1921

Harding is president

1921 - 1923

Fordney mccumber Tarriff

1922

Annual Gnp Increase by 40 %

1922 - 1929

Calvin Coolidge is President

1923 - 1929

National origin act

1924

5 million in kkk

1925

'standard of living is highest ever

1926

government says living standards are best ever

al capone makes 60 mil a year

1927

MGM created

1928

Price of Tford car $295

1928

Immigration limited

1929

150,000

Herbert Hoover is President

1929 - 1933

700 million gallons of beer made in homes

1929

71% of americans earn <$2500

1929

valentines day massacre

02/14/1929

Stock market crashes

08/29/1929

Hays Code

1930

30% of homes have a radio

1930

100 million visit cinema every week

1930

Al capone though to make $100mil

1930

FDR is President

1933 - 1945

200,000 speakeasies

1933