MANY OF THE products, ideas and processes we know and use today were first introduced between 1913 and 1933. You might be surprised that some of these discoveries, inventions and developments have been around so long. With others, however, you might be astonished at how new they really are!
SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
The 1910s, 1920s and 1930s were also a time of great advancements in science. Among the major discoveries:
In addition to seeing the first of some things, Americans also saw the last of others during the 1910s, '20s and early '30s. Here is just a short list of some of the people America lost and some of the events that transpired that helped shape these twenty years.
Rudolph Valentino (Private Collection)
A Whole-House Exhibit at the Trail End State Historic Site
April 1999 - December 2001
Detail from movie poster, 1916 (Private Collection)
State Historic Site