The Great Gatsby


Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald
Rare Footage of Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald From the 1920s 
Scenes From a Marriage: 12 Things You Didn't Know About F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald--from Huffington Post
A Brief Life of Fitzgerald--essay from the University of South Carolina
F. Scott Fitzgerald--from University of Baltimore


Women's suffrage/19th Amendment
19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution: Women's Right to Vote (1920)--from The National Archives
Women's Fight for the Vote: The Nineteenth Amendment --from University of Missouri
Woman suffrage amendment ratified--from History. com
93 Years Ago Today, The 19th Amendment Gave Women The Right To Vote--from the Huffington Post


Advertising in the 1920s
Advertising in the 1920s--from Eyewitness to History
American Advertising--A brief history --from George Mason University
The Consumer Economy and Mass Entertainment --from University of Houston
Summary: Advertising the American Dream--from The City University of New York1920s


Organized Crime
Organized Crime in the 1920's and Prohibition | 20th Century Crime
Organized Crime - How it Was Changed by Prohibition--from University of Michigan
Al Capone and Organized Crime in the 1920's


Cars in the 1920s
The Age of the Automobile --U.S.
The Automobile and the Environment in American History --from the University of Michigan
The Automobile Industry, 1920 - 1929 --from Bryant College


Golf's History--especially 1920s

Golf in the 1920s
History of the game of golf
Women's Golf in the 1920s
1920s golf


Prohibition--18th Amendment
The Eighteenth Amendment--from The State University of New York at Potsdam
Prohibition--from University of Houston
Definitions--from Bryant University
Booze, Broads, and Blood: The Effect of Prohibition on Crime During the 1920’s Gangster Era--a student produced paper from Shippensburg University


Flapper's Fashion
Flapper Fashion 
Jazz: Dictator of Fashion --from the University of Minnesota
Flappers and the Roaring 20's


Jazz in the 1920s
American Jazz Culture in the 1920s--from the University of Minnesota
JAZZ IN THE '20's --from California State University, Northridge 
Jazz History in Standard Time (1920s) 

1920s "Lost Generation"--artists/expatriots--Hemingway, Salvadore Dali, Gertrude Stein, James Joyce, Picasso...
Famous Lost Generation Writers--from How Things Work
The Lost Generation--from the University of Texas


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To look for books the UCSC Library check Cruzcat. You will need to go there to read/make copies of the books.

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Bibliography Sites
MLA Style 
Citation Machine
Citing Sources -- from Oregon School Library Information System
KnightCite -- from Calvin College 
General Formatting Rules of MLA -- from Capital Community Technical College, Hartford, CT. 
Noodle Tools Quick Cite -- from NoodleTools, Inc.
Soquel High School's Citation Guide

MLA Formatting and Style Guide --from Purdue University