1920’s People and Personae

Timeline of 1920’s people and events
http://www.shmoop.com/1920s/timeline.html

Famous People of the1920’s
http://quizlet.com/9068631/famous-people-of-the-1920s-flash-cards/

Women in the 1920’s
http://ncpedia.org/history/20th-Century/1920s-women

The 1920’s Experience
http://www.angelfire.com/co/pscst/

Politicians
10 Famous Politicians of the 1920’s
http://www.mademan.com/mm/10-famous-politicians-1920s.html
Contains several 1920’s famous persons including politicians
http://www.shmoop.com/1920s/people.html

Firsts in American Women’s History
http://www.factmonster.com/ipka/A0907019.html

Calvin Coolidge
http://www.history.com/topics/calvin-coolidge
https://www.whitehouse.gov/1600/presidents/calvincoolidge
http://www.biography.com/people/calvin-coolidge-9256384#awesm=~oCaLbcd5FPw1TN

Warren G. Harding
http://www.let.rug.nl/usa/biographies/warren-gamaliel-harding/

Eleanore Roosevelt
http://www.gwu.edu/~erpapers/abouteleanor/erbiography.cfm#yr1921

Criminals
20th Century America Prohibition and Depression Era Gangsters
http://www.legendsofamerica.com/20th-gangsters.html

Top 5 Gangsters of Chicago
http://www.conciergepreferred.com/chicago-guide/4339-top-5-gangsters-of-chicago.html

Bonnie and Clyde
http://www.fbi.gov/about-us/history/famous-cases/bonnie-and-clyde/bonnie-and-clyde
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/police-kill-famous-outlaws-bonnie-and-clyde
http://history1900s.about.com/od/1930s/a/bonnieandclyde.htm

Baby Face Nelson
http://www.fbi.gov/about-us/history/famous-cases/baby-face-nelson/bonnie-and-clyde
http://www.crimelibrary.com/gangsters_outlaws/complete_list.html
http://www.biography.com/people/baby-face-nelson-9542636

Boss “Nucky” Johnson
http://www.atlanticcityexperience.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=8:enoch-nucky-johnson&catid=6:biographies&Itemid=11

John Looney
http://www.rockislandpreservation.org/postcards-from-home/john-looney-riot/
http://qctimes.com/news/local/for-sale-former-home-of-notorious-gangster/article_0f332d26-a8e5-11df-b7a8-001cc4c03286.html
John Looney Legend Tour
http://www.rigov.org/DocumentCenter/Home/View/1122
The Times. Gangster John Looney: The rest of the story: Descendants of Ottawa-born gangster have avoided crime
http://www.mywebtimes.com/life/gangster-john-looney-the-rest-of-the-story-descendants-of/article_f7c0d24d-f0cf-5484-826b-9a55608acf40.html

FBI
http://vault.fbi.gov/gangster-era
Crime Fighter:  Eliot Ness
http://www.biography.com/people/eliot-ness-9542066
https://www.atf.gov/our-history/eliot-ness
http://www.fbi.gov/news/stories/2007/january/ness010307

Bootleggers
http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/bootlegging.aspx
https://sites.google.com/site/salk1920s/bootleggers-and-speakeasies

Al Capone
http://xroads.virginia.edu/~HYPER/Allen/ch10.html
http://www.fbi.gov/about-us/history/famous-cases/al-capone/al-capone
http://www.biography.com/people/al-capone-9237536

George Remus
http://www.pbs.org/kenburns/prohibition/media_detail/2085902832-remus/

William (Bill) McCoy
http://sallyjling.org/2011/12/02/william-bill-mccoy-the-real-mccoy/
http://www.drinkingcup.net/1920-smuggling-with-the-real-mccoy/

Sports
http://www.1920-30.com/sports/
http://ainsworthsports.com/athlete_rankings_by_decade_1920s.htm
http://sportsandsociety1920s.blogspot.com/2011/03/sports.html

Actors and Actresses
Legendary Actors and Actresses: 1920s – 1930s
http://www.sbxandmore.com/legends/frame1_left.html

Most Famous Actors of the 1920s
http://www.entertainmentscene360.com/index.php/the-most-famous-actors-of-the-1920s-2-6895/

Mary Pickford
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0681933/bio?ref_=nm_ov_bio_sm
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/pickford/
http://www.biography.com/people/mary-pickford-9440298

Colleen Moore
http://matineeclassics.com/celebrities/actors/colleen_moore/details/
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0601067/bio?ref_=nm_ov_bio_sm

Clara Bow
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0001966/bio
http://www.tcm.com/tcmdb/person/20150%7C32262/Clara-Bow/

Douglas Fairbanks
Gale Discovering Database: http://find.galegroup.com/srcx/start.do?prodId=DC&userGroupName=moli34892 Do your search on “Douglas Fairbanks”
http://www.biography.com/people/douglas-fairbanks-sr-9290911

Charlie Chaplan
Gale Discovering Database http://find.galegroup.com/srcx/start.do?prodId=DC&userGroupName=moli34892: Do your search on “Charlie Chaplin”

John Barrymore
Gale Discovering Database: http://find.galegroup.com/srcx/start.do?prodId=DC&userGroupName=moli34892  Do your search on “John Barrymore”
http://www.tcm.com/this-month/article/184983%7C0/John-Barrymore-Profile.html

Authors
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/americannovel/timeline/lostgeneration.html

Langston Hughes
http://www.poemhunter.com/langston-hughes/biography/
http://www.americaslibrary.gov/aa/hughes/aa_hughes_subj.html
http://www.english.illinois.edu/maps/poets/g_l/hughes/life.htm

Alain Leroy Locke
http://www.founders.howard.edu/Locke.htm
http://www.biography.com/people/alain-leroy-locke-37962
http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/alain-locke/

E. E. Cummings
http://www.biography.com/people/ee-cummings-9263274
http://www.poemhunter.com/edward-estlin-cummings/biography/
http://www.thefamouspeople.com/profiles/e-e-cummings-160.php

William Fulkner
http://www.biography.com/people/william-faulkner-9292252
http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/literature/laureates/1949/faulkner-bio.html
http://literature.proquestlearning.com/author/displayAuthorPage.do?ItemID=3036%20pqllit_author_lib

Eugene O’Neill
http://literature.proquestlearning.com/quick/displayMultiItem.do?Multi=yes&ResultsID=1436EAFDC65&forAuthor=0&QueryName=author&ItemNumber=1

Several 1920s Authors
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/americannovel/timeline/lostgeneration.html

Musicians
http://rateyourmusic.com/list/1920s/all_1920s_artists_in_chronological_order/

10 Swing Era Musicians
http://jazz.about.com/od/historyjazztimeline/tp/Ten_Swing_Era_Musicians.htm

Louis Armstrong
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/americanmasters/episodes/louis-armstrong/about-louis-armstrong/528/

Entertainer
Harry Houdini – Magician
http://www.biography.com/people/harry-houdini-40056#awesm=~oCaYUE19Ho78qu

Aviators
http://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/flying-with-americas-most-famous-female-aviators-146485573/?no-ist=
http://www.airspacemag.com/history-of-flight/10-great-pilots-4026745/?no-ist

The Roaring 20s – Entertainment of the 1920’s
http://www.angelfire.com/anime4/sephirothbadazz/Reports/entertainment.html

Businesses/Inventors/New Ideas
Henry Ford
http://history1900s.about.com/od/1920s/p/henryford.htm

Sigmund Freud
http://www.muskingum.edu/~psych/psycweb/history/freud.htm

Margaret-Sanger – Birth control
https://www.nwhm.org/education-resources/biography/biographies/margaret-sanger/

Personae
Film and Fashion in Focus: Silent Icons of the 1920s
http://hemlinequarterly.wordpress.com/2011/08/01/film-fashion-in-focus-silent-icons-of-the-1920%E2%80%99s/

1920’s Fashion and Music
http://www.1920s-fashion-and-music.com/1920s-fashion.html

Fashion
Coco Chanel
http://www.biographyonline.net/artists/coco-chanel.html

Flappers
http://www.1920-30.com/fashion/flapper.html
http://www.fashion-era.com/flapper_fashion_1920s.htm

Fads and Heros
http://www.ushistory.org/us/46h.asp

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