The Roaring 20s flashback

There are several free documentaries about the jazz age online. At Learner.org you can watch A Biography of America episode on the 1920s.

NHK English presents the fascinating film “Manhattan: Crucible of an Era” about New York life during the period.

Ken Burns’ documentary on Jazz in the 20s is available on youtube

C-span offers an academic lecture Culture and Society in the 1920s”

PBS documentary “Al Capone: Icon”

The Library of Congress presents a lecture on funny Yiddish songs from the 20s

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