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17 High-Tech Gizmos From 1927's Version of CES

Back in the 1920s, the New York Electrical Show was a bit like the Consumer Electronics Show of its day. New Yorkers could head down to Grand Central …

1920s Fashion

The perfect late 1920s fashion photo. [ Original: Emma Eliza Raymond Bigwood 1920s Fashion ]

Hosiery Trends in the 1920s - Flapper Styles Are Back

<i>Updated by Kim "Kimmay" Caldwell 2/28/16</i><p>The <b>Roaring 20s</b> was a time of change, along with new inventions.<p>It was the Jazz Age, a period in history ripe …

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The Roaring 20's: Crash Course US History #32

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1920s Fashion: How To Add A Little Flapper Style To Your Wardrobe (PHOTOS)

The flapper costume is a staple at Halloween parties (chances are most women have dressed up as one at some point in their lives). But it's also likely that many of the ladies who donned the elaborate costume were unaware of its cultural significance.<p>Flappers were young women of the 1920s who …

Make Up: A History - Flappers of the 1920s, A Great Gatsby Inspired Tutorial!

A stark contrast to the Edwardian era’s subtle make-up and long hair, the roaring ’20s were extremely racy and dramatic. With harsh make-up and short …

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The Sounds Of New York City, Circa 1920

We can hear the music of the Roaring '20s anytime we want. But what if you could hear the day-to-day sounds of what it was like to live at that vibrant time?<p>That's the basis of Emily Thompson's project "The Roaring Twenties." She's a history professor at Princeton University who's been mapping the …