Social Studies (Ms. Sue)
posted by Anonymous .
Why did mass culture emerge during this period?
Why do you think it emerged?
I don't know.
May it have emerged due to the fact that people across the nation experienced many of these things, such as movies, music, sports, and advertising which contributed to shaping modern American mass culture?
People moved around. Some moved west to seek their fortunes or buy cheap farmland. Some went to cities.
More people went to school. Newspapers were widely read. Traveling entertainers traveled from town to town putting on shows. The railroad provided fast transportation.