Science and Technology, 1920-1929

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Editor: Cynthia Rose
Date: 2004
American Decades Primary Sources
From: American Decades Primary Sources(Vol. 3: 1920-1929. )
Publisher: Gale
Document Type: Topic overview
Pages: 1
Content Level: (Level 3)
Lexile Measure: 1050L

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SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

CHRISTOPHER CUMO

Entries are arranged in chronological order by date of primary source. For entries with one primary source, the entry title is the same as the primary source title. Entries with more than one primary source have an overall entry title, followed by the titles of the primary sources.

CHRONOLOGY

Important Events in Science and Technology, 1920–1929 … 554

PRIMARY SOURCES

"The Airplane in Catalpa Sphinx Control"

John S. Houser, July–August 1922 … 557

My Life and Work

Henry Ford, 1922 … 560

"The Present Status of Eugenical Sterilization in the United States"

Harry H. Laughlin, 1923 … 562

"The Electron and the Light-Quant from the Experimental Point of View"

Robert A. Millikan, May 23, 1924 … 566

"Mencken Likens Trial to a Religious Orgy, with Defendant a Beelzebub"

H. L. Mencken, July 11, 1925 … 568

Chromosomes and Genes … 572

Evolution and Genetics
Thomas Hunt Morgan, 1925

"The Gene as the Basis of Life"
Hermann J. Muller, 1929

Winged Defense

William Mitchell, 1925 … 575

Journal Entry, May 5, 1926

Robert H. Goddard, May 5, 1926 … 577

"X-Rays as a Branch of Optics"

Arthur Holly Compton, December
12, 1927 … 580

We

Charles A. Lindbergh, 1927 … 582

Coming of Age in Samoa

Margaret Mead, 1928 … 585

"The Exploration of Space"

Edwin P. Hubble, May 1929 … 588

Dynamo

Eugene O'Neill, 1929 … 590

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Gale Document Number: GALE|CX3490200591