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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 10
Indian Removal Act
Cherokee Nation v. Georgia
Worcester v. Georgia
Cherokee trail of tears
In 1830, this act forced the resettlement of thousands of Nat…
In 1831, this Supreme Court case ruled that the Cherokees wer…
In 1832, this Supreme Court case ruled that the laws of Georg…
In 1838, the U.S. Army forced 15,000 Cherokees to leave Georg…
Indian Removal Act
In 1830, this act forced the resettlement of thousands of Nat…
Cherokee Nation v. Georgia
In 1831, this Supreme Court case ruled that the Cherokees wer…
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AP US History Chapter 22 People
A. Mitchell Palmer
Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti
Leo Frank
Zora Neale Hurston
Attorney General who rounded up many suspects who were though…
Italian anarchists convicted and executed for murder despite…
He was a Jewish superintendent of a company that was charged…
African American writer and folklore scholar who played a key…
A. Mitchell Palmer
Attorney General who rounded up many suspects who were though…
Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti
Italian anarchists convicted and executed for murder despite…
AMSCO AP US History Chapter 14
border states
Confederate States of America
Jefferson Davis
Alexander H. Stephens
During the Civil War the term for the the states of Delaware,…
In February 1861, representatives of South Carolina, Georgia,…
He served as President of the Confederate States during the C…
He served as vice president of the Confederate States of Amer…
border states
During the Civil War the term for the the states of Delaware,…
Confederate States of America
In February 1861, representatives of South Carolina, Georgia,…
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AP US History Examd
Missouri Compromise
Common Man, Andrew Jackson
Corrupt Bargain
States' Rights
1820- Introduced by Henry Clay: 1. Missouri enters as a slave…
Age of the _____________ Man and Age of Jackson Democracy hav…
- 1824 election, Andrew Jackson although he had the most popu…
- Doctrine that the states have authority in matters not spec…
Missouri Compromise
1820- Introduced by Henry Clay: 1. Missouri enters as a slave…
Common Man, Andrew Jackson
Age of the _____________ Man and Age of Jackson Democracy hav…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 11
utopian communities
Shakers
Amana Colonies
Robert Owen
Over one hundred of these experimental communities were start…
This early religious communal movement held property in commo…
A German religious communal movement in Ohio which emphasized…
A Welsh industrialist and reformer who founded the New Harmon…
utopian communities
Over one hundred of these experimental communities were start…
Shakers
This early religious communal movement held property in commo…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 23
Warren Harding
Charles Evans Hughes
Andrew Mellon
Harry Daugherty
In November 1920, he was elected the 29th president of the Un…
A former presidential candidate and Supreme Court justice who…
A Pittsburgh industrialist and millionaire who was appointed…
Attorney General under President Harding who accepted bribes…
Warren Harding
In November 1920, he was elected the 29th president of the Un…
Charles Evans Hughes
A former presidential candidate and Supreme Court justice who…
AMSCO AP US History Chapter 11
utopian communities
Shakers
Amana Colonies
Robert Owen
Over one hundred of these experimental communities were start…
This early religious communal movement held property in commo…
A German religious communal movement in Ohio which emphasized…
A Welsh industrialist and reformer who founded the New Harmon…
utopian communities
Over one hundred of these experimental communities were start…
Shakers
This early religious communal movement held property in commo…
36 terms
AMSCO AP US History Chapter 13
Free-Soil party
conscience Whigs
barnburners
New England Emigrant Aid Company
In 1848, Northerns organized this party to advocate that the…
Whigs that opposed slavery. (p. 248)
Antislavery Democrats, whose defection threatened to destroy…
Northern abolitionist and Free-Soilers set up this company to…
Free-Soil party
In 1848, Northerns organized this party to advocate that the…
conscience Whigs
Whigs that opposed slavery. (p. 248)
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AP US History Chapter 21 People
Theodore Roosevelt
Alfred Mahan
Queen Liliuokalani
Emilio Aguinaldo
1858-1919. 26th President. Increased size of Navy, "Great Whi…
American Naval officer and historian. He is most famous for h…
Hawaiian Ruler, who called for new constitution to increase t…
Leader of the Filipino independence movement against Spain (1…
Theodore Roosevelt
1858-1919. 26th President. Increased size of Navy, "Great Whi…
Alfred Mahan
American Naval officer and historian. He is most famous for h…
AP US History Period 4
Federalist
Democratic-Republicans
Election of 1800
Hartford Convention, 1814
political party created in the 1790s led by Alexander Hamilto…
Political party created in the 1790's - led by Thomas Jeffers…
aka Revolution of 1800- election that led to a peaceful trans…
meeting of Federalists during the War of 1812 in which anti-w…
Federalist
political party created in the 1790s led by Alexander Hamilto…
Democratic-Republicans
Political party created in the 1790's - led by Thomas Jeffers…
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AP US History Period 5
peculiar institution
John C. Calhoun
Harriet Tubman
Sojourner Truth
..., southern euphemism for slavery
..., South Carolina Senator - advocate for state's rights, li…
..., United States abolitionist born a slave on a plantation…
..., United States abolitionist and feminist who was freed fr…
peculiar institution
..., southern euphemism for slavery
John C. Calhoun
..., South Carolina Senator - advocate for state's rights, li…
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AP US History Chapter 17 Terms
Homestead lockout
management revolution
vertical integration
trust
1892 lockout of workers at a steel mill after Andrew Carnegie…
An internal management structure adopted by many large, compl…
A business model in which a corporation controls all aspects…
A small group of associates that hold stock from a group of c…
Homestead lockout
1892 lockout of workers at a steel mill after Andrew Carnegie…
management revolution
An internal management structure adopted by many large, compl…
AMSCO AP US History Chapter 26
Servicemen's Readjustment Act of 1944…
early marriages
baby boom
suburban growth
Signed into law by President Franklin D. Roosevelt on June 22…
One sign of confidence in post World War II era was an explos…
Between 1945 and 1960, 50 million babies were born. This gene…
Low interest rates on mortgages that were government-insured…
Servicemen's Readjustment Act of 1944…
Signed into law by President Franklin D. Roosevelt on June 22…
early marriages
One sign of confidence in post World War II era was an explos…
AMSCO AP US History Chapter 27
elections of 1952, 1956
Dwight Eisenhower
Adlai Stevenson
Richard Nixon
In these two presidential elections Dwight Eisenhower and Ric…
The United States general who supervised the invasion of Norm…
An Illinois governor and the Democratic presidential nominee…
He was vice president under Dwight Eisenhower. In 19868, he w…
elections of 1952, 1956
In these two presidential elections Dwight Eisenhower and Ric…
Dwight Eisenhower
The United States general who supervised the invasion of Norm…
AMSCO AP US History Chapter 24
stock market crash
Black Tuesday
Dow Jones index
buying on margin
A boom stock market of 1928 led to a sell off starting in Oct…
On October 29, 1929, millions of panicky investors sold, as t…
The Wall Street stock market index. In September 1929 the ind…
This purchase method allowed people to borrow most of the cos…
stock market crash
A boom stock market of 1928 led to a sell off starting in Oct…
Black Tuesday
On October 29, 1929, millions of panicky investors sold, as t…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 15
Civil Rights Act of 1866
14th Amendment
equal protection of the laws
due process of law
This act declared that all African Americans were U.S. citize…
Ratified in 1868, this Constitutional amendment, declares tha…
Part of the 14th amendment, it emphasizes that the laws must…
Part of the 14 Amendment, it denies the government the right,…
Civil Rights Act of 1866
This act declared that all African Americans were U.S. citize…
14th Amendment
Ratified in 1868, this Constitutional amendment, declares tha…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 14
Jefferson Davis
Alexander H. Stephens
greenbacks
Morrill Tariff Act
He served as President of the Confederate States during the C…
He served as vice president of the Confederate States of Amer…
Name given to paper money issued by the Union government duri…
In 1861, this tariff act raised rates to increase revenue and…
Jefferson Davis
He served as President of the Confederate States during the C…
Alexander H. Stephens
He served as vice president of the Confederate States of Amer…
AMSCO AP US History Chapter 6
James Madison
Alexander Hamilton
Framers of the Constitution
Gouverneur Morris
He is one of the people who wrote the Constitution, and he is…
One of the authors of the Federalist Papers. He favored a str…
In the summer of 1787, 55 delegates met in Philadelphia to cr…
Leader who helped write the Constitution. (p. 105)
James Madison
He is one of the people who wrote the Constitution, and he is…
Alexander Hamilton
One of the authors of the Federalist Papers. He favored a str…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 7
Thomas Jefferson
Louisiana Purchase
war hawks
Henry Clay
He was George Washington's first secretary of state. A Democr…
In 1803, Jefferson purchased the Louisiana territory from Fra…
The 1810 congressional election brought a group of young Demo…
In 1810, he was a Kentucky member of the House of Representat…
Thomas Jefferson
He was George Washington's first secretary of state. A Democr…
Louisiana Purchase
In 1803, Jefferson purchased the Louisiana territory from Fra…
AMSCO AP US History Chapter 15
Civil Rights Act of 1866
14th Amendment
equal protection of the laws
due process of law
This act declared that all African Americans were U.S. citize…
Ratified in 1868, this Constitutional amendment, declares tha…
Part of the 14th amendment, it emphasizes that the laws must…
Part of the 14 Amendment, it denies the government the right,…
Civil Rights Act of 1866
This act declared that all African Americans were U.S. citize…
14th Amendment
Ratified in 1868, this Constitutional amendment, declares tha…
AMSCO AP US History Chapter 9
Northeast
Old Northwest
sectionalism
Nativists
In the early 19th century, the area which included New Englan…
In the early 19th century, the territory which stretched from…
Loyalty to a particular region of the country. (p. 173)
Native-born Americans who reacted strongly against the immigr…
Northeast
In the early 19th century, the area which included New Englan…
Old Northwest
In the early 19th century, the territory which stretched from…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 19
laissez-faire economics and politics
divided electorate
identity politics
patronage politics
The idea that government should do little to interfer with th…
In the late 1800s, Republicans kept memories of the Civil War…
Political activity and ideas based on the shared experiences…
The use of government resources to reward individuals for the…
laissez-faire economics and politics
The idea that government should do little to interfer with th…
divided electorate
In the late 1800s, Republicans kept memories of the Civil War…
AP US HISTORY CHAPTER 18
1. In order to maintain the two great…
2. The U.S.' victory in the Mexican Am…
3.The Wilmot Proviso, if adopted, woul…
4. The debate over slavery in the Mexi…
C
E
D
A
1. In order to maintain the two great…
C
2. The U.S.' victory in the Mexican Am…
E
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AP US History Ch. 19 Terms
Chicago school
mutual aid society
race riot
tenement
A school of architecture dedicated to the design of buildings…
An urban aid society that served members of an ethnic immigra…
A term for an attack on African Americans by white mobs, trig…
A high-density, cheap, five- or six-story housing unit design…
Chicago school
A school of architecture dedicated to the design of buildings…
mutual aid society
An urban aid society that served members of an ethnic immigra…
AMSCO AP US History Chapter 25
Good Neighbor Policy
Pan-American conferences
Soviet Union recognized
Independence for Philippines
President Franklin Roosevelt's foreign policy of promoting be…
In 1933, the United States attended a conference in Montevide…
The Republican presidents of the 1920's had refused to grant…
In 1934, President Roosevelt persuaded Congress to pass the T…
Good Neighbor Policy
President Franklin Roosevelt's foreign policy of promoting be…
Pan-American conferences
In 1933, the United States attended a conference in Montevide…
50 terms
AMSCO AP US History Chapter 16
nation's first big business
Cornelius Vanderbilt
Eastern Trunk Lines
transcontinental railroads
Railroads created a nationwide market for goods. This encoura…
He merged local railroads into the New York Entral Railroad,…
In the early days of the railroads, from 1830s to the 1860s,…
During the Civil War, Congress authorized land grants and loa…
nation's first big business
Railroads created a nationwide market for goods. This encoura…
Cornelius Vanderbilt
He merged local railroads into the New York Entral Railroad,…
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AP US History Chapter 18
Fire-eaters
Democratic party in 1848
Lewis Cass
Popular sovereignty
refers to a group of extremist pro-slavery politicians from t…
- Polk pledged himself to one term... - Democrat convention went…
Democrat candidate who believed slavery should be decided bas…
People in the territory should determine the status of slavery
Fire-eaters
refers to a group of extremist pro-slavery politicians from t…
Democratic party in 1848
- Polk pledged himself to one term... - Democrat convention went…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 8
Era of Good Feelings
sectionalism
cultural nationalism
economic nationalism
Term to describe James Monroe's period as president (1817-182…
Identifying more with a certain section of the country rather…
pride and love of one's country and the characteristics that…
Political movement to subsidize internal improvements such as…
Era of Good Feelings
Term to describe James Monroe's period as president (1817-182…
sectionalism
Identifying more with a certain section of the country rather…
AP US History chapter 5
Olive Branch Petition (1775)
Common Sense
Declaration of Independence 1776
Loyalists(Tories)
Passed by Second Constitutional Congress, conciliatory appeal…
by Thomas Paine, pamphlet that changed outlook on war, people…
By second continental congress, Thomas Jefferson with help fr…
Those who had only supported the war as long as its aims did…
Olive Branch Petition (1775)
Passed by Second Constitutional Congress, conciliatory appeal…
Common Sense
by Thomas Paine, pamphlet that changed outlook on war, people…
AMSCO AP US History Chapter 2
Cecil Calvert, Second Lord Baltimore
Act of Toleration
Roger Williams
Providence
In 1634, Cecil Calvert (Second Lord Baltimore) was the son of…
The first colonial statue granting religious freedom to all C…
A respected Puritan minister who believed that the individual…
This settlement has founded in 1636 by Roger Williams. (p. 29)
Cecil Calvert, Second Lord Baltimore
In 1634, Cecil Calvert (Second Lord Baltimore) was the son of…
Act of Toleration
The first colonial statue granting religious freedom to all C…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 21
urban middle class
male and female
white, old stock Protestants
professional associations
Most Progressives were urban middle-class men and women. They…
The Progressive were composed of both men and women. (p. 432)
Native-born, their churches preached against vice and taught…
Groups of individuals who share a common profession and are o…
urban middle class
Most Progressives were urban middle-class men and women. They…
male and female
The Progressive were composed of both men and women. (p. 432)
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AP US History General Terms
Demographics
Culture
Politics
Social
the statistical data of a population, especially those showin…
the beliefs, customs, arts, etc., of a particular society
activities that relate to influencing the actions and policie…
relationships between people
Demographics
the statistical data of a population, especially those showin…
Culture
the beliefs, customs, arts, etc., of a particular society
68 terms
AMSCO AP US History Chapter 26
Servicemen's Readjustment Act of 1944…
early marriages
baby boom
suburban growth
Signed into law by President Franklin D. Roosevelt on June 22…
One sign of confidence in post World War II era was an explos…
Between 1945 and 1960, 50 million babies were born. This gene…
Low interest rates on mortgages that were government-insured…
Servicemen's Readjustment Act of 1944…
Signed into law by President Franklin D. Roosevelt on June 22…
early marriages
One sign of confidence in post World War II era was an explos…
45 terms
AP US History Period 3
Olive Branch Petition
2nd Continental Congress
Thomas Paine
Common Sense
petition adopted by the 2nd Continental Congress on July 5, 1…
a convention of delegates from the Thirteen Colonies which me…
lived from 1737 to 1809; American revolutionary writer, most…
pamphlet written by Thomas Paine in 1775 which advocated the…
Olive Branch Petition
petition adopted by the 2nd Continental Congress on July 5, 1…
2nd Continental Congress
a convention of delegates from the Thirteen Colonies which me…
AMSCO AP US History Chapter 17
The Great American Desert
100th meridian
buffalo herds
Great Plains
Name given to lands between the Mississippi and the Pacific C…
The plains west of this meridian had few trees and usually re…
These animals were essential to the nomadic Native American t…
The region west of the Mississippi River and east of the Rock…
The Great American Desert
Name given to lands between the Mississippi and the Pacific C…
100th meridian
The plains west of this meridian had few trees and usually re…
Ap US History period 3
The French and Indian War
The Proclamation of 1763
Stamp Act
The Coercive Acts
1754-1763... War between French and British in American colonies…
Line drawn by British Parliament, colonists not allowed to se…
1765 taxes on a stamp that must be put on paper, office docum…
1774 intolerable acts
The French and Indian War
1754-1763... War between French and British in American colonies…
The Proclamation of 1763
Line drawn by British Parliament, colonists not allowed to se…
AP US History Period 4
Federalist
Democratic-Republicans
Election of 1800
Hartford Convention, 1814
political party created in the 1790s led by Alexander Hamilto…
Political party created in the 1790's - led by Thomas Jeffers…
aka Revolution of 1800- election that led to a peaceful trans…
meeting of Federalists during the War of 1812 in which anti-w…
Federalist
political party created in the 1790s led by Alexander Hamilto…
Democratic-Republicans
Political party created in the 1790's - led by Thomas Jeffers…
74 terms
AMSCO AP US History Chapter 25
Good Neighbor Policy
Pan-American conferences
Soviet Union recognized
Independence for Philippines
President Franklin Roosevelt's foreign policy of promoting be…
In 1933, the United States attended a conference in Montevide…
The Republican presidents of the 1920's had refused to grant…
In 1934, President Roosevelt persuaded Congress to pass the T…
Good Neighbor Policy
President Franklin Roosevelt's foreign policy of promoting be…
Pan-American conferences
In 1933, the United States attended a conference in Montevide…
71 terms
AP US History Period 4
Federalist
Democratic-Republicans
Election of 1800
Hartford Convention, 1814
political party created in the 1790s led by Alexander Hamilto…
Political party created in the 1790's - led by Thomas Jeffers…
aka Revolution of 1800- election that led to a peaceful trans…
meeting of Federalists during the War of 1812 in which anti-w…
Federalist
political party created in the 1790s led by Alexander Hamilto…
Democratic-Republicans
Political party created in the 1790's - led by Thomas Jeffers…
AMSCO AP US History Chapter 3
English cultural domination
Benjamin West
John Copley
Benjamin Franklin
In the 18th century, cultural life in the colonies was domina…
Painter who went to England to acquire the necessary training…
Painter who went to England to acquire the necessary training…
He was the most popular and successful American writer of the…
English cultural domination
In the 18th century, cultural life in the colonies was domina…
Benjamin West
Painter who went to England to acquire the necessary training…
41 terms
AP US History Period 2 (1607-1754)
Jamestown
John Smith
John Rolfe
Pocohontas
1st permanent English settlement in North America in 1607.
A captain famous for world travel. As a young man, he took co…
He was one of the English settlers at Jamestown (and he marri…
An American Indian princess who saved the life of John Smith…
Jamestown
1st permanent English settlement in North America in 1607.
John Smith
A captain famous for world travel. As a young man, he took co…
AMSCO AP US History Chapter 8
Era of Good Feelings
sectionalism
James Monroe
cultural nationalism
Term to describe James Monroe's period as president (1817-182…
The Era of Good Feelings was damaged by the sectional controv…
The fifth President of the United States (1817-1825). His adm…
A new generation was interested in expanding west, had little…
Era of Good Feelings
Term to describe James Monroe's period as president (1817-182…
sectionalism
The Era of Good Feelings was damaged by the sectional controv…
AMSCO AP US History Chapter 5
Intolerable Acts
Patrick Henry
Samuel Adams
John Adams
In 1774, the British Parliament passed the Intolerable Acts,…
Radical delegate from Virginia to the Continental Congress. R…
Radical delegate from Massachusetts to the Continental Congre…
Radical delegate from Massachusetts to the Continental Congre…
Intolerable Acts
In 1774, the British Parliament passed the Intolerable Acts,…
Patrick Henry
Radical delegate from Virginia to the Continental Congress. R…
AMSCO AP US History Chapter 4
Patrick Henry
Stamp Act Congress
Sons and Daughters of Liberty
John Dickinson; Letters from a Farmer…
Young Virginian lawyer who coined the phrase "No taxation wit…
Representatives from nine colonies met in New York in 1765 an…
Secret society organized to intimidated tax agents. Sometimes…
In 1767 and 1768, he argued that the idea of no taxation with…
Patrick Henry
Young Virginian lawyer who coined the phrase "No taxation wit…
Stamp Act Congress
Representatives from nine colonies met in New York in 1765 an…
50 terms
AP US History Period 2 (1607-1754)
Jamestown
John Smith
John Rolfe
Pocohontas
1st permanent English settlement in North America in 1607.
A captain famous for world travel. As a young man, he took co…
He was one of the English settlers at Jamestown (and he marri…
An American Indian princess who saved the life of John Smith…
Jamestown
1st permanent English settlement in North America in 1607.
John Smith
A captain famous for world travel. As a young man, he took co…
AP US History Period 5
peculiar institution
John C. Calhoun
Harriet Tubman
Sojourner Truth
..., southern euphemism for slavery
..., South Carolina Senator - advocate for state's rights, li…
..., United States abolitionist born a slave on a plantation…
..., United States abolitionist and feminist who was freed fr…
peculiar institution
..., southern euphemism for slavery
John C. Calhoun
..., South Carolina Senator - advocate for state's rights, li…
AMSCO AP US History Chapter 20
William Seward
Monroe Doctrine
French in Mexico
Alaska Purchase
Secretary of State who was responsible for purchasing Alaskan…
This doctrine stated that European powers could not interfere…
In 1865, Secretary of State William Seward invoked the Monroe…
In 1867, Secretary of State William Seward bought Alaska from…
William Seward
Secretary of State who was responsible for purchasing Alaskan…
Monroe Doctrine
This doctrine stated that European powers could not interfere…
AMSCO AP US History Chapter 16
nation's first big business
Cornelius Vanderbilt
Eastern Trunk Lines
transcontinental railroads
Railroads created a nationwide market for goods. This encoura…
He merged local railroads into the New York Central Railroad,…
In the early days of the railroads, from the 1830s to the 186…
During the Civil War, Congress authorized land grants and loa…
nation's first big business
Railroads created a nationwide market for goods. This encoura…
Cornelius Vanderbilt
He merged local railroads into the New York Central Railroad,…
47 terms
AMSCO AP US History Chapter 14
border states
Confederate States of America
Jefferson Davis
Alexander H. Stephens
During the Civil War the term for the the states of Delaware,…
In February 1861, representatives of South Carolina, Georgia,…
He served as President of the Confederate States during the C…
He served as vice president of the Confederate States of Amer…
border states
During the Civil War the term for the the states of Delaware,…
Confederate States of America
In February 1861, representatives of South Carolina, Georgia,…
AMSCO AP US History Chapter 1
corn
horses
disease
encomienda system
The Mayas and the Incas cultivated corn as an important stabl…
It was not until the 17th century that the American Indians a…
When Europeans came to America they brought smallpox and meas…
King of Spain gave grants of land and natives (as slaves) to…
corn
The Mayas and the Incas cultivated corn as an important stabl…
horses
It was not until the 17th century that the American Indians a…
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