The Roaring 1920s

By-Baylee

1920 FASHION History

Woman Fashion History- Women went from a Victorian style (which included the wear of corsets and petticoats) to what they call flappers(which was a more of a loose laid back kind of dress or skirt). Which the style included, long earrings, loose dresses, fanny skirts, hats, and low-cut shirts.

Men Fashion history- Men went from Highly formal attire, to more of a good-looking laid back style which included, suspenders, tie, dress shirt, hat, and suit. The stuff worn then is the basic style for men today.

1920s Sports

Sports had a huge growth in the 1920`s. They developed to be more of a famous hobby to people. With the help of magazines, television, radios, newspapers,and movies, sports became popular. The sports played were baseball, tennis, golf, swimming, football, and boxing.

1920s crimes

In the times of the 1920`s a lot of crimes were just let go of but on good hands most were actually dealt with. Down below you will read the horrible facts about crime committing in the 1920`s and how they were dealt with.

Sources

Fashion-

1-http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/05/20/1920s-fashion-coco-chanel-_n_3293425.html

2-http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/05/15/1920s-fashion-flapper-style_n_3274265.html

3-http://www.citelighter.com/film-media/fashion/knowledgecards/mens-fashion-of-the-1920s

4-http://childrens-clothing.lovetoknow.com/1920-childrens-fashion-facts

Sports-

1-http://www.negroleaguebaseball.com/history101.html

2-http://www.1920-30.com/sports/

3-http://www.angelfire.com/anime4/sephirothbadazz/Reports/sports.html

Crimes-

1-http://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/leopold-and-loebs-criminal-minds-996498/

2-http://www.chicagohs.org/history/capone.html

3-http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/1927/03/the-case-of-sacco-and-vanzetti/306625/

4-http://www.history.com/topics/saint-valentines-day-massacre

5-http://www.fbi.gov/about-us/history/famous-cases/john-dillinger

6-http://www.fbi.gov/about-us/history/famous-cases/baby-face-nelson