Every decade of the twentieth century had its own personality. This personality was formed by both the people and the events that dominated it. Learn more about the century by exploring its decades.
The purpose of these pages is to present a series of web guides on the decades of the twentieth century. The pages are being prepared by the Reference Librarians. Period pictures used are those of the family of the web author(s). Enjoy! Lone Star College-Kingwood Lib.
The Decades of the 20th Century from the Barrington School District
U.S. Events in history and government decade by decade and year by year from 1900 to 2010.
Events, Culture and Prices organised by year and decade in modern History .
The people and events of the 20th Century
United States History Before 1600 ; 1600–1799 ; 1800–1849 ;
1850–1899 ; 1900–1949 ; 1950–1999 ; 2000–
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The way technology was used in schools changed dramatically from 1900 to 1999.
This sites begins with Boxer Rebellion in 1900 and continues on to President Nixon leaving the White House in 1974. On the way, it highlights The Galveston Hurricane (1900 ), The Assassination of President William McKinley (1901), Immigration, The San Francisco Earthquake (1906), Henry Ford and the birth of the assembly line, The Beginnings of the the Hollywood film industry, The Sinking of the Titanic (1912), The Bolshevik Revolution, Adolph Hitler, Prohibition (1927), Lindbergh's flight (1927), The Wall Street Crash (1929), The Assassination of President John F. Kennedy (1963 ), The Apollo 8 Moon landing (1968), and much, much more.