The nineteen-twenties era bears many parallels to today. It was a fascinating period of time and you can learn all about it here. We have attempted to cover all aspects of the 1920s, particularly as it applies to the U.S.A., so we hope you enjoy the articles and images that will take you back in time to this interesting era... an era that helped shape the world as we know it today.

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The Roaring Twenties

Find out about life in the U.S.A and the rest of the World during the 1920's - a time that is often referred to as the "Roaring Twenties" - a boisterous period characterized by rapidly changing lifestyles, financial excesses, and the fast pace of technological progress.

What was it like to live in the 1920's? Learn about Flappers and sheiks, evolving Fashion in both clothing and hairstyles, popular Music, Politics, the Stock Market Crash of 1929 that heralded the end of the boom-times, and the following Depression years.

Discover what it was like to live under Prohibition when speakeasies and organised crime flourished, learn how to dance the popular 1920s dance the Charleston, along with how to make a genuine 1920's dress or create an authentic 1920's hairstyle.

View the rapid progress made in transportation by automobiles, trains, ocean liners, airships and aeroplanes that opened up the country and the world, enabling travel as never before.

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