The 1920s      

Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald
Rare Footage of Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald From the 1920s
Scenes From a Marriage: 12 Things You Didn't Know About F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald--from Huffington Post
A Brief Life of Fitzgerald--essay from the University of South Carolina
F. Scott Fitzgerald--from University of Baltimore
Women's suffrage/19th Amendment
19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution: Women's Right to Vote (1920)--from The National Archives
Women's Fight for the Vote: The Nineteenth Amendment --from University of Missouri
Woman suffrage amendment ratified--from History. com
93 Years Ago Today, The 19th Amendment Gave Women The Right To Vote--from the Huffington Post
Advertising in the 1920s
Advertising in the 1920s--from Eyewitness to History
American Advertising--A brief history --from George Mason University
The Consumer Economy and Mass Entertainment --from University of Houston
Summary: Advertising the American Dream--from The City University of New York
1920s Organized Crime
Organized Crime and Prohibition--from State University of New York
Organized Crime in the 1920's and Prohibition | 20th Century Crime
Organized Crime - How it Was Changed by Prohibition--from University of Michigan
Al Capone and Organized Crime in the 1920's
Cars in the 1920s
The Age of the Automobile --U.S.
The Roaring 1920's: The Effects of the Automobile on American Life--from
Yahoo voices
The Automobile and the Environment in American History --from the University of Michigan
The Automobile Industry, 1920 - 1929 --from Bryant College
Golf's History--especially 1920s
Golf in the 1920s
History of the game of golf
Women's Golf in the 1920s
1920s golf
Prohibition--18th Amendment
The Eighteenth Amendment--from The State University of New York at Potsdam
Prohibition--from University of Houston
Definitions--from Bryant University
Booze, Broads, and Blood: The Effect of Prohibition on Crime During the 
1920’s Gangster 
--a student produced paper from Shippensburg University
Flapper's Fashion
FLAPPER CULTURE AND STYLE --from The University of Georgia
Flapper Fashion
Jazz: Dictator of Fashion --from the University of Minnesota
Flappers and the Roaring 20's
Jazz in the 1920s
American Jazz Culture in the 1920s--from the University of Minnesota
The Jazz Age and Louis Armstrong (The 1920's)--from Think Quest
JAZZ IN THE '20's --from California State University, Northridge
Jazz History in Standard Time (1920s)
1920s "Lost Generation"--artists/expatriots--Hemingway, Salvadore Dali, Gertrude Stein, James Joyce, Picasso...
Famous Lost Generation Writers--from How Things Work
The Lost Generation--from the University of Texas

General webpages:
Roaring Twenties -- from Think Quest
Learn About the 1920s --This web site was designed and developed to support the teaching of American History in K-12 schools and colleges and is supported by the Department of History and the College of Education at the University of Houston.
Fashion Era--1920s
Brief Timeline of American Literature and Events 1920-1929 -- from Donna Campbell, a tenured associate professor of English at Washington State University
Roaring Twenties -- from an Austrailan author
American Cultural History 1920 - 1929 -- from Lone Star College - Kingwood
Slang of the 1920's -- from the Antique Automobile Club of America
1920s History -- Author Of The People History: Stephen Pearson
Hairstyles of the 1920s -- some good pictures of hair styles

Also try INFOTRAC--Because this is a subscription data base that we pay to use you will need the password (ask at the desk) to use this source.
World Book Online --
online version of the encyclopedia (you will need to get the login information from the library staff)

You may also want to go to to use the public library card number on your computer and PIN (Ask Ms. Britton) to access many other subscription online databases.

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Bibliography Sites
MLA Style
Citation Machine
Citing Sources -- from Oregon School Library Information System
KnightCite -- from Calvin College
MLA Style Guide -- from Capital Community Technical College, Hartford, CT.
Noodle Tools Quick Cite -- from NoodleTools, Inc.
Soquel High School's Citation Guide
Using Modern Language Association (MLA) Format -- From Purdue Univ.

Page last updated 2/14 by Madeline Britton, Librarian