New York Charity Organization Society
Tried to make charity a scientific enterprise by keeping files; also forged American ideals on immigrants.
Jane Addams established this movement; began in Britain because people believed just giving money to the poor would not solve the problems.
Social Gospel Movement
Built reform campaigns to treat the problems that led to social behaviors, instead of blaming immigrants; applied the teachings of Jesus directly to society.
T/F: The Immigration Restriction League stressed only teaching American culture and English in schools.
T/F: The "Know-Nothing Party" gained many followers due to their policy of nativism.
T/F: The only three states that were completely "dry" were Maine, Kansas, and North Dakota.
Booker T. Washington
Who believed that white Americans would be willing to accept hard-working African Americas as equal citizens?
True or False. The NAACP's purpose was to abolish segregation and discrimination, to oppose racism, and to gain civil rights for Spanish Americans.
National Negro Business League
Booker T. Washington founded which organization:
True or False. Lynching was the worst kind of violence against blacks.
The Plessy v. Ferguson phrase is:
True or False. Whites created poll tax, and literacy tests. These acts kept African Americans from voting while not singling out the group by name, which would have been unconstitutional.
T/F: Laissez-Faire policies encouraged government involvement in business.
T/F: The Credit Mobilier scandal was linked the Union Pacific Railroad Company.
T/F: Republicans were more popular among the higher class than the Democrats.
T/F: President Hayes gained popularity because of his refusal to use the spoils system.
T/F: President Garfield, a Half-Breed Republican, was assassinated by a Stalwart Republican.
T/F: Harrison was the first democrat in office since 1856.
T/F: President Arthur urged reform of the spoils system.
T/F: Cleveland lost to Harrison in the 1888 election when the campaign focus was tariffs.
T/F: With all the suffering from the depression, the government did not help offer help to anyone.
T/F: Cleveland turned many democrats against him during his party's convention in 1896 but still ended up getting the nomination.
Japan and China
What were the main two countries Asians migrated from?
They were not trusted because of their descent.
Why were Japanese not allowed in the country?
What was the main city Chinese migrated to?
The Jews were killed
How did pogroms affect Jews?
The Mexican Revolution
Why did immigrants leave Mexico for the US?
Bad and for the poor, no accommodations, privacy
What was steerage on a ship?
T/F: Frederic Howe was a writer and believed that women should not be given equal rights.
T/F: People that were against women's rights thought that if women were allowed to hold public roles, then they would make society more feminine.
T/F: As technology advanced, women had to spend more time cleaning the house and cooking.
Growth in urban population, manufactured goods, public transportation, and electric lighting led to:
30-60% less than men
Women of this time were paid ___
all of the above
Which group made in the late 1800s supported women's rights?
The invention of the ____ led to the development of amusement parks.
It was the only major sport exclusively American origin ___.
____ were inexpensive books that anyone could be able to read.
______ also provided information to people about distant parts of the nation.
Migration among the men and women in America usually started in the ______ part of America to the _______ part.
Where did the people who could afford fares move to?
Skyscraper or Chicago's Home Insurance Company building
What is the name of a building that was built of Bessemer steel and first built at 10 stories high?
What was another name for low cost apartment buildings?
Since buildings were closely packed in the city, what was a great danger to the structures?
Improve the police and fire system
What did urban population growth urge city officials to do?
The ability to read and write
The process by which people of one culture become part of another culture
People who give donations to worthy causes
A group of African Americans that called for full civil liberties, an end to racial discrimination, and recognition of human brotherhood.
Children needed a good education to succeed in the world
Parents fought for improved public schools because they felt that:
New York's Vassar College
Which of the following was the first private women's college in the United States?
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