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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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