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U.S. History in the 1920s

Are these men dangerous?

Vanzetti & Sacco before the trial
Source: Vanzetti And Sacco. Photography. Encyclopædia Britannica Image Quest. Web. 2 Dec 2013. http://quest.eb.com/images/139_2017990

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Progress, scandal or sin? Fashion & Biology in the 1920s

The Flapper dances to Jazz Music Professor Scopes and doubters
Jazz Dancers, C.1920 . Fine Art. Encyclopædia Britannica Image Quest. Web. 3 Dec 2013.  http://quest.eb.com/images/108_265551 Source: Monkeyville Trial. Photographer. Encyclopædia Britannica Image Quest. Web. 3 Dec 2013. http://quest.eb.com/images/115_885693

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Can morality be legislated?

Distillery Raid ca. 1925
New York City

Source: Prohibition Raid. Photographer.
Encyclopædia Britannica Image Quest. Web. 2 Dec 2013. http://quest.eb.com/images/115_2739564

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