What was it like?
Harlem Renaissance Art
Jacob Lawrence, is one the best-known African American painters. His Migration Series depicts the migration of African Americans from the rural South to the urban North..
Al Capone, He was known for illegal gambling and prostitution. Capone’s biggest paychecks came from the sale of illegal liquor.
Famous Movie Star
Rudolph Valentino, He arrived in America in 1913, and after working as a gardner in Central Park, became a dancer in a New York nightclub. He made his way to San Francisco with a touring troupe and then traveled to Los Angeles. Mae Murray, an old friend found him work.
Best known films:
The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse (1921)
The Sheik (1921)
The Eagle (1925)
The Son of the Sheik (1925)