American Cultural History – The Twentieth Century 1910 – 1919

ABOUT THIS GUIDE        FACTS about this decade.  Population:  92,407,000 Life Expectancy:  Male 48.4   Female: 51.8 Average Salary  $750 / year The Ziegfeld girls earned $75/week. Unemployed 2,150,000 National Debt:  $1.15 billion Union Membership: 2.1 million Strikes 1,204 Attendance:  Movies 30 million per week Lynchings:  76 Divorce:  1/1000 Vacation:  12 day cruise  $60 Whiskey $3.50 / […]
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