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The Roaring '20s

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  "THE LOST GENERATION" IS FOUND   A young Ernest Hemingway dines with Gertrude Stein in Paris on the brink of his first novel.    EPISODES / Decades: The Roaring '20s

"THE LOST GENERATION" IS FOUND

A young Ernest Hemingway dines with Gertrude Stein in Paris on the brink of his first novel.

EPISODES / Decades: The Roaring '20s

  NONSTOP TO PARIS   Charles Lindbergh completes the world's first transatlantic flight in 34 hours.    EPISODES / Decades: The Roaring '20s

NONSTOP TO PARIS

Charles Lindbergh completes the world's first transatlantic flight in 34 hours.

EPISODES / Decades: The Roaring '20s

  A NEW VOTING FORCE   The Nineteenth Amendment passes, granting women the right to vote.     EPISODES / Decades: The Roaring '20s

A NEW VOTING FORCE

The Nineteenth Amendment passes, granting women the right to vote. 

EPISODES / Decades: The Roaring '20s

  KEGS ARE TAPPED   Eight years after the 18th Amendment is signed, the nation's drinkers rejoice as Prohibition is brought to an end.     EPISODES / Decades: The Roaring '20s

KEGS ARE TAPPED

Eight years after the 18th Amendment is signed, the nation's drinkers rejoice as Prohibition is brought to an end. 

EPISODES / Decades: The Roaring '20s

  EVOLUTION GOES TO COURT   The "Scopes Monkey Trial" offers a proxy debate of modernity versus fundamentalism to captivate the nation.    EPISODES / Decades: The Roaring '20s

EVOLUTION GOES TO COURT

The "Scopes Monkey Trial" offers a proxy debate of modernity versus fundamentalism to captivate the nation.

EPISODES / Decades: The Roaring '20s

  THE DEPRESSION BEGINS   The Jazz Age is brought to a halt as the stock market crashes in 1929.     EPISODES / Decades: The Roaring '20s

THE DEPRESSION BEGINS

The Jazz Age is brought to a halt as the stock market crashes in 1929. 

EPISODES / Decades: The Roaring '20s