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77 terms
American History to 1877
St. Augustine
Sir Walter Raleigh
Great Britain
common law
A Spanish outpost in Florida, it became the first European to…
Sponsor of an ill-fated expedition of colonists, who in 1587…
Set off from continental Europe by the English Channel, in th…
Developed beginning in the twelfth century, English common la…
St. Augustine
A Spanish outpost in Florida, it became the first European to…
Sir Walter Raleigh
Sponsor of an ill-fated expedition of colonists, who in 1587…
51 terms
American History to 1877
The last Ice Age
Ulnecks
Taeotahaucians
Myans-
•The first Americans Came here... -starts 40-50,000 years ago…
The Very 1st civilization in north America)... -possible African…
large Civilization)... -traded... -Rather large area... -100 B.c_500 A…
(lentral America) Guatemala Uk it an peninsula.)... -well organi…
The last Ice Age
•The first Americans Came here... -starts 40-50,000 years ago…
Ulnecks
The Very 1st civilization in north America)... -possible African…
77 terms
American History 1492-1877
Thomas Paine
Common Sense
Declaration of Independence
Deborah Sampson
American Revolutionary leader and pamphleteer (born in Englan…
1776: a pamphlet written by Thomas Paine that claimed the col…
1776 statement, issued by the Second Continental Congress, ex…
At the age of 21, she dressed up as a man in order to fight i…
Thomas Paine
American Revolutionary leader and pamphleteer (born in Englan…
Common Sense
1776: a pamphlet written by Thomas Paine that claimed the col…
75 terms
American History 1492-1877
American Revolutionary leader and pamp…
At the age of 21, she dressed up as a…
The British came to the Americas with…
organization formed in 1780 by women f…
Thomas Paine
Deborah Sampson
The Battle of Long Island
Ladies Association
American Revolutionary leader and pamp…
Thomas Paine
At the age of 21, she dressed up as a…
Deborah Sampson
43 terms
American History to 1877 Midterm
Chaco Canyon
Facing East from Indian County
Catawba Deerskin Map
Atlantic History
Who: Native Americans... What: Had pueblos that served as urban…
Who: Europeans vs. Indians... What: Europeans felt like they wer…
Who: Native American Catawba chieftain to South Carolina Gove…
Who: All different cultures... What: Circum-Atlantic History: Tr…
Chaco Canyon
Who: Native Americans... What: Had pueblos that served as urban…
Facing East from Indian County
Who: Europeans vs. Indians... What: Europeans felt like they wer…
60 terms
American History to 1877 Final
Edwin Forrest
Charlotte Cushman
Phineas T. Barnum
Horace Mann
American actor who was the centre of two major scandals of th…
an American stage actress. Her voice was noted for its full c…
an American showman and businessman remembered for promoting…
a leader of education reform became the head of the Massachus…
Edwin Forrest
American actor who was the centre of two major scandals of th…
Charlotte Cushman
an American stage actress. Her voice was noted for its full c…
96 terms
American History to 1877 Midterm
American Colonization Society (ACS)
Haitian Revolution
Louisiana Territory
Corps of Discovery
Definition: organization formed in 1817 to establish colonies…
Definition: revolt against French rule by free and enslaved b…
Definition: big territory from Missouri river to Rocky Mtns.…
Definition: Lewis and Clark's expedition to explore Louisiana…
American Colonization Society (ACS)
Definition: organization formed in 1817 to establish colonies…
Haitian Revolution
Definition: revolt against French rule by free and enslaved b…
160 terms
American History to 1877
Western Hemisphere
Mesoamerica
Mayas
Aztecs
The part of the world consisting of North, Central, and South…
The region of Central America where the Maya, the Aztecs and…
Ancient Mesoamerican civilization that thrived from about A.…
Mesoamerican civilization that thrived in the 14th and 15th C…
Western Hemisphere
The part of the world consisting of North, Central, and South…
Mesoamerica
The region of Central America where the Maya, the Aztecs and…
54 terms
American History before 1877
Principals of American Nationalism
Changes in europe affecting colonization
Native American Tribes at Colombian Co…
Puritans
Idea of a separate nation state... liberalism... republicanism ... Pro…
Escape from religious prosecution... Epidemics ... Away from fighti…
Southeast--... Creek ... Choctaw... Chickasaw... Cherokee--hunter gat…
Members of a group of english protestants of the late 16th an…
Principals of American Nationalism
Idea of a separate nation state... liberalism... republicanism ... Pro…
Changes in europe affecting colonization
Escape from religious prosecution... Epidemics ... Away from fighti…
54 terms
American History to 1877
Fort Sumter
John Brown
Free-Soil Party
Popular Sovereignty
April 12-14, 1861. This fort was bombarded by Confederate tro…
In 1859, this man and 21 followers attacked and occupied the…
This was a minor yet had a major influence over the political…
This was a strategy, by Taylor, to allow for newly admitted s…
Fort Sumter
April 12-14, 1861. This fort was bombarded by Confederate tro…
John Brown
In 1859, this man and 21 followers attacked and occupied the…
12 terms
American History 1877
Thomas Hutchinson
Albany Congress
Seven Years War
Pontiac's Rebellion
Wealthy American-born royal... lieutenant governor, chief... justic…
Colonial meeting, 1754, aiming to prevent... larger conflict in…
1756 - 1763... A.k.a the "French and... Indian War"... • Global imperi…
Started by Ottawa Sachem... who joined with Neolin to... unite Grea…
Thomas Hutchinson
Wealthy American-born royal... lieutenant governor, chief... justic…
Albany Congress
Colonial meeting, 1754, aiming to prevent... larger conflict in…
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American History 1877
Puritans to Yankees
Pennsylvania Dutch
Redemptioners
Scots-Irish
Evolution of New England colonies from a religiously... based Pu…
Nickname for the 85,000... Germans (or Deutsch) who... migrated to…
German form of indentured servitude that often... included the s…
Main body of European immigrants in 1700s... •Over 100,000... •Pres…
Puritans to Yankees
Evolution of New England colonies from a religiously... based Pu…
Pennsylvania Dutch
Nickname for the 85,000... Germans (or Deutsch) who... migrated to…
15 terms
American History since 1877
reconstruction
freedman's bureau
effects of freedman's bureau
Political Reconstruction
-immediately following civil war... -1863-1877... -destruction of s…
-march 3rd 1865... -Oliver O Howard (Union general)... -slaves work…
jobs, land, med care, food, legal help, schools
-Lincoln's plan... -Johnson's plan... -Congressional plan
reconstruction
-immediately following civil war... -1863-1877... -destruction of s…
freedman's bureau
-march 3rd 1865... -Oliver O Howard (Union general)... -slaves work…
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History of American People to 1877
Salutary Neglect
Navigation Acts
Mercantilism
French & Indian War (Seven Years' War)
Informal British policy during the first half of the eighteen…
(1650-1775) Restrictions passed by the British Parliament to…
Policy of Great Britain and other imperial powers of regulati…
(1756-1763) The last and most important of four colonial wars…
Salutary Neglect
Informal British policy during the first half of the eighteen…
Navigation Acts
(1650-1775) Restrictions passed by the British Parliament to…
15 terms
American History to 1877
Fort Ticonderoga
Long Island
George Washington
Francis Marion
America won; the British were worn out, so America gathered 6…
British won; British drove Washington's troops out of Brooklyn
One of the American officers who fought in war
His guerrilla Attucks were so efficient that he won the nickn…
Fort Ticonderoga
America won; the British were worn out, so America gathered 6…
Long Island
British won; British drove Washington's troops out of Brooklyn
81 terms
American History to 1877
The final plan of the U.S. Constitutio…
The 85 essays published by "Publius" a…
Who wrote, "the tree of liberty must b…
The "father of the Constitution" was:…
A. True
C. The Federalist Papers
D. Thomas Jefferson
D. James Madison
The final plan of the U.S. Constitutio…
A. True
The 85 essays published by "Publius" a…
C. The Federalist Papers
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American History since1877
Emergency bank act
Malaise speech
National industrial Recovery Administr…
Social Security Act
The act authorized the federal government to regulate and con…
On July 15, 1979, Carter gave a nationally-televised address…
(NIRA) was a law passed by the United States Congress in 1933…
A law enacted by President Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1935 to c…
Emergency bank act
The act authorized the federal government to regulate and con…
Malaise speech
On July 15, 1979, Carter gave a nationally-televised address…
44 terms
American History to 1877
William Penn
Staple Crop
Pocahontas
Cristobal Colon
Rebelled from his father and joined The Society of Friends or…
Primarily for sale for distant markets; the main staple crop…
Powhatan's daughter; laid her head on top of John Smith's to…
Also known as Christoforo Colombo and Christopher Columbus; H…
William Penn
Rebelled from his father and joined The Society of Friends or…
Staple Crop
Primarily for sale for distant markets; the main staple crop…
73 terms
American History 1877- Present
Proclamation of Amnesty and Reconstruc…
10% Plan
Abraham Lincoln
Andrew Jackson
1863 Lincoln issued this proclamation which provided a means…
This was Lincoln's reconstruction plan for after the Civil Wa…
16th President of the United States saved the Union during th…
(1829-1833) and (1833-1837), Indian removal act, nullificatio…
Proclamation of Amnesty and Reconstruc…
1863 Lincoln issued this proclamation which provided a means…
10% Plan
This was Lincoln's reconstruction plan for after the Civil Wa…
77 terms
American History 1492-1877
Thomas Paine
Common Sense
Declaration of Independence
Deborah Sampson
American Revolutionary leader and pamphleteer (born in Englan…
1776: a pamphlet written by Thomas Paine that claimed the col…
1776 statement, issued by the Second Continental Congress, ex…
At the age of 21, she dressed up as a man in order to fight i…
Thomas Paine
American Revolutionary leader and pamphleteer (born in Englan…
Common Sense
1776: a pamphlet written by Thomas Paine that claimed the col…
43 terms
American History up to 1877
Mississippian culture
"Three sisters"
The Columbian Exchange
Motives for European expansion
mound builders ... social hierarchies ... Agriculture corn
beans grow up the stalk of corn and the squash grows around it.
trade between north america and Europe
Gold, Glory, God, Demographics
Mississippian culture
mound builders ... social hierarchies ... Agriculture corn
"Three sisters"
beans grow up the stalk of corn and the squash grows around it.
78 terms
American History to 1877 Final Study Guide
Brigham Young
First Amendment protects
The Great Awakening
Popular Sovereignty
Mormon, led great migration to Salt Lake area
freedom of speech, religion, press, an assembly.
was a religious revival that swept through the colonies
the idea that the people should have the right to choose. Pro…
Brigham Young
Mormon, led great migration to Salt Lake area
First Amendment protects
freedom of speech, religion, press, an assembly.
35 terms
American History to 1877 Test
Thomas Jefferson
Jefferson Davis
The Union and the Central Pacific
The nation could not continue to survi…
The principle author of the Declaration of Independence was:
The president of the Confederate States of America was:
As a result of the Pacific Railroad Act, the first transconti…
In the "House Divided" speech of 1858, Abraham Lincoln warned…
Thomas Jefferson
The principle author of the Declaration of Independence was:
Jefferson Davis
The president of the Confederate States of America was:
13 terms
ERAS of American History up to 1877
1400
1492
1605
1774
Pre-Columbian
Exploration of the Americas
Original 13 Colonies
American Revolution
1400
Pre-Columbian
1492
Exploration of the Americas
77 terms
American History 1492-1877
Thomas Paine
Common Sense
Declaration of Independence
Deborah Sampson
American Revolutionary leader and pamphleteer (born in Englan…
1776: a pamphlet written by Thomas Paine that claimed the col…
1776 statement, issued by the Second Continental Congress, ex…
At the age of 21, she dressed up as a man in order to fight i…
Thomas Paine
American Revolutionary leader and pamphleteer (born in Englan…
Common Sense
1776: a pamphlet written by Thomas Paine that claimed the col…
104 terms
American History to 1877
Bering Strait/Natives came across from…
First advanced civilizations in what i…
Farmers/Hunters. Few advanced civiliza…
Polytheistic/spirit based. Based on en…
How did the first Americans get here?
Ohio Valley and Mississippi Mound Builders
Characteristics of early societies
Native American Religion
Bering Strait/Natives came across from…
How did the first Americans get here?
First advanced civilizations in what i…
Ohio Valley and Mississippi Mound Builders
144 terms
American History 1877-Present
Port Royal Experiment
Wade-Davis Bill
Thirteenth Amendment
Wade Davis Bill
Policies invoked by Union commanders in costal South Carolina…
Radical Republican Congress' plan for Reconstruction. Felt Li…
Ratified in 1865. Effectively abolished Slavery
Radical Republican Congress' plan for Reconstruction. Felt Li…
Port Royal Experiment
Policies invoked by Union commanders in costal South Carolina…
Wade-Davis Bill
Radical Republican Congress' plan for Reconstruction. Felt Li…
70 terms
American History Since 1877
Candidates of 1876
Swing State
3 Southern states still under Reconstr…
Stipulations Democrats put on the comp…
Samuel J Tilden and Rutherford B Hayes
No party or candidate has a singular majority in a state
North Carolina / Florida / Louisiana
Remove all federal troops / 1 democrat to the Hayes Cabinet /…
Candidates of 1876
Samuel J Tilden and Rutherford B Hayes
Swing State
No party or candidate has a singular majority in a state
19 terms
American History 1787-1877
Nullification
Second Party System
Work Ethic
Home
Legal theory that a state has the right to nullify, or invali…
Characterized by rapidly rising levels of voter interest, beg…
The principle that hard work is intrinsically virtuous or wor…
A place of love, isolated from everything else and where wome…
Nullification
Legal theory that a state has the right to nullify, or invali…
Second Party System
Characterized by rapidly rising levels of voter interest, beg…
160 terms
American History to 1877
Western Hemisphere
Mesoamerica
Mayas
Aztecs
The part of the world consisting of North, Central, and South…
The region of Central America where the Maya, the Aztecs and…
Ancient Mesoamerican civilization that thrived from about A.…
Mesoamerican civilization that thrived in the 14th and 15th C…
Western Hemisphere
The part of the world consisting of North, Central, and South…
Mesoamerica
The region of Central America where the Maya, the Aztecs and…
29 terms
American History to 1877
Missouri Compromise
Nullification Crisis
Cherokee Nation v Georgia
Worcester v Georgia
Balanced free and slave states (1820)
A stand-off between South Carolina and the federal government…
Ruled that native tribes were sovereign powers (1831)
Ruled that only the federal government can deal with native t…
Missouri Compromise
Balanced free and slave states (1820)
Nullification Crisis
A stand-off between South Carolina and the federal government…
24 terms
American History to 1877
Robert Morris
James Madison
Roger Sherman
Alexander Hamilton
-Superintendent of Finance... -Bank of North America
At the constitutional convention
At the constitutional convention
-His growing up years... -First Secretary of Treasury
Robert Morris
-Superintendent of Finance... -Bank of North America
James Madison
At the constitutional convention
American History to 1877
Edward Preble
Alexander Hamilton
John Marshall
Timothy Pickering
Naval officer, lead attacks on Tripoli and navy in War of 1812
Founding father, promoter of U.S. Constitution, founder of na…
Fourth Chief Justice of the Supreme Court
Third U.S. Secretary of State
Edward Preble
Naval officer, lead attacks on Tripoli and navy in War of 1812
Alexander Hamilton
Founding father, promoter of U.S. Constitution, founder of na…
50 terms
American History to 1877
The Romantic movement emphasized this…
This American led 300 families to sett…
This piece of legislation suggested th…
This was the first distinctly American…
emotion
Stephen F. Austin
Wilmot provision
Hudson River School
The Romantic movement emphasized this…
emotion
This American led 300 families to sett…
Stephen F. Austin
40 terms
American History to 1877
Chattel slavery
Columbian Exchange
Spanish Colonization in North America
First Ancestors of Native Americans
Absolute legal ownership of another person, including the rig…
The exchange of plants, animals, diseases, and technologies b…
...
...
Chattel slavery
Absolute legal ownership of another person, including the rig…
Columbian Exchange
The exchange of plants, animals, diseases, and technologies b…
160 terms
American History to 1877
Western Hemisphere
Mesoamerica
Mayas
Aztecs
The part of the world consisting of North, Central, and South…
The region of Central America where the Maya, the Aztecs and…
Ancient Mesoamerican civilization that thrived from about A.…
Mesoamerican civilization that thrived in the 14th and 15th C…
Western Hemisphere
The part of the world consisting of North, Central, and South…
Mesoamerica
The region of Central America where the Maya, the Aztecs and…
38 terms
History of the American People to 1877
Ordinance of 1787: What was it?
Ordinance of 1787: What was it based on?
Ordinance of 1787: What did it prohibit?
Ordinance of 1787: Word-for-Word
The Northwest Ordinance of 1787 was the last of three importa…
It reflected the Enlightenment beliefs of Thomas Jefferson, w…
It prohibited slavery in those territories and earmarked fund…
"The utmost good faith shall always be observed towards the I…
Ordinance of 1787: What was it?
The Northwest Ordinance of 1787 was the last of three importa…
Ordinance of 1787: What was it based on?
It reflected the Enlightenment beliefs of Thomas Jefferson, w…
160 terms
American History to 1877
Western Hemisphere
Mesoamerica
Mayas
Aztecs
The part of the world consisting of North, Central, and South…
The region of Central America where the Maya, the Aztecs and…
Ancient Mesoamerican civilization that thrived from about A.…
Mesoamerican civilization that thrived in the 14th and 15th C…
Western Hemisphere
The part of the world consisting of North, Central, and South…
Mesoamerica
The region of Central America where the Maya, the Aztecs and…
160 terms
American History to 1877
Western Hemisphere
Mesoamerica
Mayas
Aztecs
The part of the world consisting of North, Central, and South…
The region of Central America where the Maya, the Aztecs and…
Ancient Mesoamerican civilization that thrived from about A.…
Mesoamerican civilization that thrived in the 14th and 15th C…
Western Hemisphere
The part of the world consisting of North, Central, and South…
Mesoamerica
The region of Central America where the Maya, the Aztecs and…
32 terms
American History to 1877 Exam #1
Squanto
Ferdinand and Isabella
Wampanoags
Catherine of Aragon
In 1620, was an Indian of the Wampanoag tribe who wanted to s…
Their marriage in 1469, united Spain. With the Spanish Inquis…
Included under the East Coast Indian tribes, also called East…
Married Henry VIII in 1509, but was unable to produce any son…
Squanto
In 1620, was an Indian of the Wampanoag tribe who wanted to s…
Ferdinand and Isabella
Their marriage in 1469, united Spain. With the Spanish Inquis…
160 terms
American History to 1877
Western Hemisphere
Mesoamerica
Mayas
Aztecs
The part of the world consisting of North, Central, and South…
The region of Central America where the Maya, the Aztecs and…
Ancient Mesoamerican civilization that thrived from about A.…
Mesoamerican civilization that thrived in the 14th and 15th C…
Western Hemisphere
The part of the world consisting of North, Central, and South…
Mesoamerica
The region of Central America where the Maya, the Aztecs and…
52 terms
American history 1877-
Berlin wall
Ngo dinh diem
Cuban missle crisis
Freedom rides
Communists built in Berlin Germany to separate West Berlin fr…
Headed an anti-communist government in South Asia. a Christia…
October 1962 US and Soviet union came close to nuclear war wh…
Sponsored by core freedom rides on buses by civil rights advo…
Berlin wall
Communists built in Berlin Germany to separate West Berlin fr…
Ngo dinh diem
Headed an anti-communist government in South Asia. a Christia…
58 terms
WMU American History to 1877
George Catlin
gold rush
Santa Fe Trail
John C. Fremont
american painter, traveled throughout the west, produced nume…
carpenter first discovered gold in Sierra, Nevada in 1848, pe…
trading routes from St. Louis, Missouri to Santa Fe, New Mexi…
explorer who played a role in a California rebellion against…
George Catlin
american painter, traveled throughout the west, produced nume…
gold rush
carpenter first discovered gold in Sierra, Nevada in 1848, pe…
78 terms
American History 1877-Present
John Scopes
Mao Zedong
Winston Churchill
Josef Stalin
taught theory of evolution in violation of Tennessee law and…
Communist leader of the revolution in China
Leader of Great Britain during WWII
Leader of Soviet Union during WWII
John Scopes
taught theory of evolution in violation of Tennessee law and…
Mao Zedong
Communist leader of the revolution in China
620 terms
American History 1877-Present
The People's Party
Recall
Referendum
Spanish-American War
wanted to help farmers; subtreasury; private ownership of RR;…
vote to remove someone from office
direct control was referred to the people
war between U.S. and Spain over the freedom of Cuba, U.S. cam…
The People's Party
wanted to help farmers; subtreasury; private ownership of RR;…
Recall
vote to remove someone from office
41 terms
American History 1877
Columbian Exchange
Proclamation Line of 1763
Cahokia
Las Casas
The exchange of plants, animals, diseases, and technologies b…
Stated that no colonists could settle in lands to the west of…
an ancient settlement of southern Indians, located near prese…
participated in the conquest of Cuba as a young priest, wrote…
Columbian Exchange
The exchange of plants, animals, diseases, and technologies b…
Proclamation Line of 1763
Stated that no colonists could settle in lands to the west of…
12 terms
American History 1877-present
The Political Culture: Public Life and…
War, Policy, and Imperialism at the En…
American Colossus/ H.W. Brands
The Romance of Jefferson and Jesus/ Mi…
Gilded Age; Democrat and Republican party dynamics ... James G.…
Gilded Age; Open Door Policy... William McKinley ... how America de…
Gilded Age; industrialism-- J.P. Morgan/ Carnagie/ Vanderbilt…
Progressive Era; William Jennings Bryan vs. Thomas Jefferson
The Political Culture: Public Life and…
Gilded Age; Democrat and Republican party dynamics ... James G.…
War, Policy, and Imperialism at the En…
Gilded Age; Open Door Policy... William McKinley ... how America de…
62 terms
American History 1877-Present
Bourbon Democrat
Redeemer
Uncle Remus
Crop-lien system
Classical liberal Democrats during the period 1876-1904. Grov…
Southern Bourbon Democrats during Reconstruction that wanted…
Stories by Joel Chandler Harris set in the post-Reconstructio…
A method of agriculture in the Reconstruction South in which…
Bourbon Democrat
Classical liberal Democrats during the period 1876-1904. Grov…
Redeemer
Southern Bourbon Democrats during Reconstruction that wanted…
13 terms
American History to 1877
Archaeological Evidence suggests that…
BLANK was a mighty metropolis in the c…
Columbian Exchange
Agricultural Exchanges/Consequences of…
More than 15,000 years ago. Arrived in northern part of Alask…
Cahokia
Transfer of people and natural resources between the New Worl…
NW ->OW: Corn, Potatoes, Tomatoes, Chocolate, Pumpkin, Avocad…
Archaeological Evidence suggests that…
More than 15,000 years ago. Arrived in northern part of Alask…
BLANK was a mighty metropolis in the c…
Cahokia
96 terms
American History to 1877 Midterm
American Colonization Society (ACS)
Haitian Revolution
Louisiana Territory
Corps of Discovery
Definition: organization formed in 1817 to establish colonies…
Definition: revolt against French rule by free and enslaved b…
Definition: big territory from Missouri river to Rocky Mtns.…
Definition: Lewis and Clark's expedition to explore Louisiana…
American Colonization Society (ACS)
Definition: organization formed in 1817 to establish colonies…
Haitian Revolution
Definition: revolt against French rule by free and enslaved b…
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