Radio and Music in the 1920s United States

The radio as a form of entertainment grew in popularity in the 1920s United States. This inexpensive form of enjoyment for the…

June 25, 2020  - by 

Spiffy Slang Words and Phrases from the 1920s

Wouldn’t it be swell to travel back in time to the 1920s America? Maybe you could grill an ancestor and get them…

June 22, 2020  - by 

1920s Clothing: Fashions from 1920–1929

When you think of Western fashions in the 1920s, glamorous flapper dresses may come to mind. But there was much more to…

June 18, 2020  - by 

Celebrate Juneteenth by searching Freedmen’s Bureau Records

Juneteenth is an important historical and joyous holiday that celebrates the abolition of slavery. It begins June 19 and lasts at least…

June 18, 2020  - by 

20 Meaningful Ways to Celebrate Father’s Day

Father’s Day is that one special day every year to celebrate the fathers in your life. It can look different for everyone,…

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