10 terms

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IDs on past tests for Shugsta's class
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Potato Famine
An event in Ireland that caused many Irish to immigrate to America. Failure of potato crop because of a fungus. Killed many people of starvation
Nativism
The preference of American-born citizens to immigrants
American Party
The name of the actual party which was nicknamed "The Know Nothing Party"
driver
An assistant who was often African American himself that helped manage the slaves
passenger
A runaway slave on the Underground Railroad
sweat box
A very tight/small box that did not allow sitting room that slaves were put in to brace the elements as a form of punishment/torture
Cuddy holes
Holes in the ground slaves would dig for their personal belongings
Luddites
Craftment and skilled workers whose jobs were replaced by machines and went on a rampage breaking those machines
Injured factory workers
They were fired immediately without any sort of compensation
Abolitionist
someone who is strongly against slavery