• What was made that allowed people to become more mobile?
  • Transportation became more affordable before WWI due to public transportation such as train trolleys. The only people that rode in private automobiles were the wealthy. Ordinary people just took public transportation due to the price and was very common in big cities such as New York and Chicago.
  • Who completed the 1st Trans- Atlantic flight?
  • Charles A. Linderbergh completed the trans atlantic flight by flying solo from Long Island, New York to Paris, France in 33 hours, 30 minutes on May 21, 1927. After the flight the aircraft industry stocks rose in value 2 interest in flying jolted and became huge.

An automobile in the 1920's

1920's Automobiles Information