Traveling Trunks: 1920s

Traveling Trunks: 1920s

1920s – Geared Towards Elementary School

The 1920s traveling trunk highlights some of the crowning achievements and scandals of the 1920s through the investigation of primary sources, media, and three-dimensional objects.  Topics analyzed in this trunk include new technological appliances for the home, Prohibition, the emergence of automobiles, and 1920s pop culture.

The fee for each trunk is $25.00. School districts may pay this $25.00 fee by check. An invoice will be issued to the contact name and school listed on the reservation. The invoice should be paid before the trunk is shipped and within 30 days of receipt. 

Included in this trunk:

  • TSLA Primary Sources
  • Teacher’s Guide with Student Worksheet Copies
  • Ford Model T toy model car
  • An American in Paris Jazz Record
  • Top Songs of the 1920s CD
  • 1920s-style clothing

Traveling Trunks: 1920s Calendar

Request for 1920s Traveling Trunk

Click here to access request form for reserving the 1920s Traveling Trunk from the Tennessee State Library and Archives