Unit 7 Timeline

Political

Emergency Quota Act

1921

Teapot Dome Scandal

1923

Coolidge assumes presidency

1923

Hoover elected president

1928

FDR elected president

1932

20th Amendment adopted

1933

21st Amendment adopted

1933

US Neutrality Act of 1935

1935

Social

Sacco-Vanzetti trial

1921

Scopes trial

1925

Bonus Army demonstration

1932

CIO organized

1935

FDR issues EO No. 9066

1941

FDR delivers "Four Freedoms" speech

1941

CORE established

1942

"Zoot-suit" riots

1943

Economic

Stock-market crash

1929

Hawley-Smoot Tariff

1930

Glass-Steagall Banking Reform Act

1933

Gold Reserve Act

1934

Diplomatic

Kellogg-Brand Pact

1928

Atlantic Charter

1941

Potsdam Confrence

1945

Intellectual/Cultural

"The Great Gatsby" published

1925

"The Sun Also Rises" published

1926