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decades pathfinder

 

SELECTED WEB SITES:

 

http://www.teacheroz.com/20thcent.htm

Created by a Texas high school history teacher, this site has many links to information on the Roaring Twenties and the Turbulent Thirties.


http://kclibrary.lonestar.edu/decades.html

This site has information on art, literature, fashion, music, theater, events and people of the 20th century.

 

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/films/crash

Provides a direct link to the American Experience program produced by WGBH; includes a timeline, photos and more.

 

http://www.tias.com/stores/decades/

This is an excellent site to view clothing styles throughout the decades.

 

http://www.law.umkc.edu/faculty/projects/ftrials/ftrials.htm

This site has information on the Black Sox Trial, Scopes Trial and many more.

 

http://www.fashion-era.com/

Contains 90 illustrated and content-rich pages of information on the costume, clothing, textiles and social history of fashion.

 

http://drake.marin.k12.ca.us/students/gallaghj/fashion/fash_thru_decade.html

A brief look at the fashions of the twentieth century from 1920’s through the 1990’s.

 

http://www.multied.com/bio/people/index.html

This site has biographies and photos of each subject.

 

http://www.tropicalglen.com

The top 100 songs from the golden years of popular music.

 

http://thepeoplehistory.com/

A great site for this day in history as well as prices of items per decade.

 

http://webtech.kennesaw.edu/jcheek3/roaring_twenties.htm

Home page with links to various research done on the decade.

 

http://www.unit5.org/cjhsimc/hotlists/decades/decades_main.htm

Includes links to many sites with information on the 20th Century.

 

http://www.costumes.org/history/100pages/costhistpage.htm

A timeline arranged by time periods beginning with the ancient world and progressing to the 2000s.

 

http://www.time-warp.org/

An interactive site which shows technology throughout the decades.

 

http://vlib.iue.it/history/USA/

An excellent page with links to several areas involving America from 1900 to 2009. Look for the bold heading "USA 20th Century History" on the right for the links to each decade.

 

http://www.union.k12.ia.us/ukhs/WebQuest/decade.htm

Provides information on the decades of the 20th century.

 

If you want to browse the shelves in the library to locate books about the decades, look for these numbers: 973.91, and 973.92 to begin…also check the library catalog from any South Colonie Library location.