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New American Heroes. Lilia Bailey & Kali Grubish. Intro. Had more time & money New interest New Social Outlet. http://video.nytimes.com/video/2009/10/08/sports/baseball/1247465063639/unearthed-babe-ruth-footage.html. Before & After. Before Little courts and tennis clubs

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New american heroes

New American Heroes

Lilia Bailey & Kali Grubish


Intro
Intro

  • Had more time & money

  • New interest

  • New Social Outlet

http://video.nytimes.com/video/2009/10/08/sports/baseball/1247465063639/unearthed-babe-ruth-footage.html


Before after
Before & After

  • Before

    • Little courts and tennis clubs

    • many people didn't play sports

  • After

    • Cities built

      •  swimming pools

      • recreation centers

      • baseball diamonds

      • Summer camps 

    • 1,000 new tennis clubs


The heroes
The Heroes

  • Baseball

    • Babe Ruth

    • Oscar Charleston

  • Boxing

    • Jack Dempsey

  • Football

    • Red Grange

  • Golf

    • Bobby Jones

  • Tennis

    • Helen Wills


Americas fascination
Americas Fascination

  • Believed it was one place based on individual expression.

  • And success and failures are based on only physical strength and ability.


The public
The Public

  • Watching them perform

  • Magazines

  • Newspaper


Charles lindbergh and amelia earhart
Charles Lindbergh and Amelia Earhart

  • First to fly across Atlantic Ocean

  •  Both were triumphant and spontaneous


Impact of american heroes on american culture
Impact of American Heroes on American Culture

  • Became more active and energized

  •  Supported their heroes

  • Invested more in sports


New american heroes social and economic change
New American Heroes: Social and Economic Change

  • Economic

  • Put money into sports

  • Spent money to see them play

  • Clubs made money

  • Social

  • People interact more

  •  Builds the community

  • Changes peoples look on sports


Websites
Websites

  • Works Cited

  • "Amelia Earhart." Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia. Web. 07 Dec. 2011. <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amelia_Earhart>.

  • Black Watch. Web. 07 Dec. 2011. <http://42ndblackwatch1881.wordpress.com>.

  • "Bobby Jones - Biography of Golfer Bobby Jones." Golf on About.com - Your Guide to Everything Golf. Web. 07 Dec. 2011. <http://golf.about.com/od/golfersmen/p/bobby_jones.htm>.

  • "Helen Wills Moody Biography - Facts, Birthday, Life Story - Biography.com." Famous Biographies & TV Shows - Biography.com. Web. 07 Dec. 2011. <http://www.biography.com/people/helen-wills-moody-9412974>.

  • Http://video.nytimes.com/video/2009/10/08/sports/baseball/1247465063639/unearthed-babe-ruth-footage.html. Web. 7 Dec. 2011.

  • Http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Babe_Ruth.aspx. Web. 7 Dec. 2011.

  • "The Real 'Boardwalk Empire': Atlantic City during Prohibition in the 1920s - NY Daily News." New York News, Traffic, Sports, Weather, Photos, Entertainment, and Gossip - Homepage - NY Daily News. Web. 07 Dec. 2011. <http://www.nydailynews.com/entertainment/real-boardwalk-empire-atlantic-city-prohibition-1920s-gallery-1.90270>.

  • "Red Grange." Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia. Web. 07 Dec. 2011. <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Red_Grange>.

  • Sann, Paul. "Jack Dempsey." Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia. Web. 07 Dec. 2011. <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jack_Dempsey#Taking_the_title>.

  • "Session 5." Welcome to the North Carolina Museum of History. Web. 07 Dec. 2011. <http://ncmuseumofhistory.org/workshops/legends/Session5.html>.

  • Voice of Reason Broadcast Network. Web. 07 Dec. 2011. <http://reasonradionetwork.com>.


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