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US History Chapter 15
Ellis Island
Angel Island
Melting pot
nativism
Immigration station in NYC where many European immigrants cam…
Immigration station in San Francisco, California where many A…
mixture of people of different cultures
favoritism toward native-born Americans
Ellis Island
Immigration station in NYC where many European immigrants cam…
Angel Island
Immigration station in San Francisco, California where many A…
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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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US History Chapter 15
Ellis Island
Angel Island
Melting pot
nativism
Immigration station in NYC where many European immigrants cam…
Immigration station in San Francisco, California where many A…
mixture of people of different cultures
favoritism toward native-born Americans
Ellis Island
Immigration station in NYC where many European immigrants cam…
Angel Island
Immigration station in San Francisco, California where many A…
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US History Chapter15
What president generally supported Lin…
For what reason was Johnson impeached?
T/F The president selected military go…
T/F The disenfranchisement of southern…
Andrew Johnson
he dismissed a radical secretary of war
False
True
What president generally supported Lin…
Andrew Johnson
For what reason was Johnson impeached?
he dismissed a radical secretary of war
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A P US History Chapter 15
Ten Percent Plan
Wade-Davis Bill
Black codes
Freedmen's Bureau
Plan proposed by Lincoln that granted amnesty to most ex-Conf…
required 50 percent of the voters in a state to take a loyalt…
Southern laws designed to restrict the rights of the newly fr…
Established in 1865 by Congress to help former black slaves a…
Ten Percent Plan
Plan proposed by Lincoln that granted amnesty to most ex-Conf…
Wade-Davis Bill
required 50 percent of the voters in a state to take a loyalt…
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US History Chapter 15
Missile Gap
The Kennedy Mystique
The New Frontier
Earl Warren
The United States and the Soviet Union were involved in a rac…
critics argued that kennedy's presidency lacked substance, ho…
Made by JFK with hopes to increase aid to education, provide…
A supreme court justice. He was in charge of the Warren Commi…
Missile Gap
The United States and the Soviet Union were involved in a rac…
The Kennedy Mystique
critics argued that kennedy's presidency lacked substance, ho…
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US History Chapter 15 Review
Emancipation
Liberia
The Declaration of Sentiments
Abolition
What abolitionists seek for all enslaved African-Americans.
Colony in Africa formed by the American Colonization Society.
A women's rights document modeled on the Declaration of Indep…
A complete end to slavery.
Emancipation
What abolitionists seek for all enslaved African-Americans.
Liberia
Colony in Africa formed by the American Colonization Society.
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US History Chapter 15
Freedman's Bureau
Conservative Republicans
Radical Republicans
Wayne-Davis Bill
Created in March 1865... Assisted former slaves
Humane peace... Swift restoration to the Union of the former Con…
Punish South severely... Leaders of the Confederacy should be tr…
Put entire south under authority of Congress
Freedman's Bureau
Created in March 1865... Assisted former slaves
Conservative Republicans
Humane peace... Swift restoration to the Union of the former Con…
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US History Chapter 15
America letters
Americanization
Angel Island Immigration Station
arable
letters from immigrants in the United States to friends and r…
the assimilation of immigrants into American society, a goal…
the port of entry for most Asian immigrants arriving in San F…
suitable for growing crops
America letters
letters from immigrants in the United States to friends and r…
Americanization
the assimilation of immigrants into American society, a goal…
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US History Chapter 15
radical
belittling
ruling
optimistic
very much; more than usual
insultin
decision of a court case
feeling good about the future
radical
very much; more than usual
belittling
insultin
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US History Chapter 15
Ellis Island
Angel Island
Urbanization
Melting Pot
The immigration station in New York harbor that most European…
The immigration station in the San Francisco Bay that most As…
The rapid growth of cities.
a mixture of people of different cultures and races who blend…
Ellis Island
The immigration station in New York harbor that most European…
Angel Island
The immigration station in the San Francisco Bay that most As…
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US History Chapter 15
Ellis Island
Angel Island
Melting pot
nativism
Immigration station in NYC where many European immigrants cam…
Immigration station in San Francisco, California where many A…
mixture of people of different cultures
favoritism toward native-born Americans
Ellis Island
Immigration station in NYC where many European immigrants cam…
Angel Island
Immigration station in San Francisco, California where many A…
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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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US History - Chapter 15
Steerage
Ellis Island
Angel Island
Culture Shock
The cheapest accommodations in a ship's cargo holds; People t…
Inspection station on the East Coast through which immigrants…
Inspections station on the West Coast through which immigrant…
A feeling of confusion, doubt, or nervousness caused by being…
Steerage
The cheapest accommodations in a ship's cargo holds; People t…
Ellis Island
Inspection station on the East Coast through which immigrants…
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Crossroads US History Chapter 15
border state
emancipation
income tax
martial law
Slave states that did not secede
The fact or process of being set free from legal, social, or…
Tax on money people receive
Rule in which the military is in charge and citizens' rights…
border state
Slave states that did not secede
emancipation
The fact or process of being set free from legal, social, or…
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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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US History Chapter 15
Aerial reconnaissance from balloons, i…
David Farragut
Union
Fighting
List 3 Military advances used during the Civil war
This man was a big reason the Union captured New Orleans.
Emancipation Proclamation allowed blacks to serve in this army.
Civil War soldiers spent the least amount of their time doing…
Aerial reconnaissance from balloons, i…
List 3 Military advances used during the Civil war
David Farragut
This man was a big reason the Union captured New Orleans.
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US History - Chapter 15 & 16 - Lighthouse
Consensus
Entitlements
Analogy
VISTA
General Agreement
Qualifies certain categories of Americans to benefits
A comparison based on similarities between two or more things
Put young people with high ideals to work in poor school dist…
Consensus
General Agreement
Entitlements
Qualifies certain categories of Americans to benefits
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Chapter 15 US History
How did Virginia help the north?
What four things did the north have mu…
What were three parts of the northern…
Who was the Union general in the first…
Virginia has little support for slavery...10 counties joined…
farmland, factories, railroads and people
isolate the Confederate, gain control of the Mississippi Rive…
Irvin McDowell
How did Virginia help the north?
Virginia has little support for slavery...10 counties joined…
What four things did the north have mu…
farmland, factories, railroads and people
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US History Chapter 15
Missouri Compromise (1820)
Compromise of 1850
Fugitive Slave Act (1850)
Kansas-Nebraska Act (1854)
1. Maine enters as a free state... 2. Missouri enters as a slave…
1. California enters as free state... 2. Fugitive Slave Act is l…
1. All citizens must help catch runaway slaves... 2. Helping run…
1. New territories will vote (popular sovereignty) to decide…
Missouri Compromise (1820)
1. Maine enters as a free state... 2. Missouri enters as a slave…
Compromise of 1850
1. California enters as free state... 2. Fugitive Slave Act is l…
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Chapter 15 US HISTORY Jan 2016
Germany
France
Villa
Dough Boys
This country was responsible for the sinking of the Lusitania
Russia, Great Britain and this country made up the Triple Ent…
This Mexican leader killed many Americans...his first name is…
This was a nickname for American Soldiers during WWI
Germany
This country was responsible for the sinking of the Lusitania
France
Russia, Great Britain and this country made up the Triple Ent…
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US History Chapter 15
Ellis Island
Angel Island
Melting pot
nativism
Immigration station in NYC where many European immigrants cam…
Immigration station in San Francisco, California where many A…
mixture of people of different cultures
favoritism toward native-born Americans
Ellis Island
Immigration station in NYC where many European immigrants cam…
Angel Island
Immigration station in San Francisco, California where many A…
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US History Chapter 15
Immigrant
industry
Pony Express
telegraph
person who leaves his country to make his home in another
the manufacturing business; a kind of work that uses factorie…
mail service which used fast horses to carry mail from St Jos…
machine used to send Morse code over electric wire. Invented…
Immigrant
person who leaves his country to make his home in another
industry
the manufacturing business; a kind of work that uses factorie…
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Chapter 15 US History
Wilmot Proviso
Free-Soil Party
Fugitive Slave Act
Dred Scott
Bill that unsuccessfully attempted to ban slavery in any terr…
Political party that was dedicated to stopping the expansion
Law that aroused great opposition and widespread disobedience…
His lawsuit to gain freedom was denied in a landmark Supreme…
Wilmot Proviso
Bill that unsuccessfully attempted to ban slavery in any terr…
Free-Soil Party
Political party that was dedicated to stopping the expansion
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US History 8 Chapter 15
The Louisiana Purchase
Opposition to the Louisiana Purchase
Reasons to acquire Florida
John Quincy Adams -Secretary of State
Cost 15 million dollars and doubled the size of the United St…
The constitution did not give the President power to purchase…
Stop raids on Georgian farms and stop slaves from escaping to…
Negotiated the "Adams-Onis Treaty also known as Transcontinen…
The Louisiana Purchase
Cost 15 million dollars and doubled the size of the United St…
Opposition to the Louisiana Purchase
The constitution did not give the President power to purchase…
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US History Chapter 15 - Great Depression
Dow Jones Industrial Average
Black Tuesday
Great Crash
Business Cycle
An average if stock prices of major industries
A record 16.4 million shares were sold, compared with the ave…
The collapse of the stock market
A span in which the economy grows, then contracts
Dow Jones Industrial Average
An average if stock prices of major industries
Black Tuesday
A record 16.4 million shares were sold, compared with the ave…
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US. History: Chapter 15- The Spirit of Reform
revival
utopia
temperance
normal school
religious meeting
community based on a vision of the perfect society
drinking little or no alcohol
state-supported school for training high school graduates to…
revival
religious meeting
utopia
community based on a vision of the perfect society
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US History Chapter 15 Vocabulary
Revival
Utopia
Temperance
Lecture
Religious meeting
Community based on a vision of the perfect society
Drinking little or not alcohol
Speech meant to provide information, similar to what a teache…
Revival
Religious meeting
Utopia
Community based on a vision of the perfect society
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US History Chapter 15
Abe Lincoln
First Bull Run
Shiloh
Confiscation Act
16th President. Witty Humor.
Confederate victory. July 1861. Manassas, VA. Beauregard (Sou…
More casualties at Shiloh than in all the nations wars combin…
Ordered the seizure of land from disloyal southerners and fre…
Abe Lincoln
16th President. Witty Humor.
First Bull Run
Confederate victory. July 1861. Manassas, VA. Beauregard (Sou…
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US History Chapter 15
Jefferson Davis
Platform
Secede
Abraham Lincoln
President of the Confederacy
statement of beliefs
to withdraw
political figure who opposed the expansion if slavery into We…
Jefferson Davis
President of the Confederacy
Platform
statement of beliefs
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US History Chapter 15
Missouri Compromise
Compromise of 1850
Republican Party
Uncle Tom's Cabin
Proposed by Henry Clay.... 1) Missouri will enter as a slave st…
Proposed by Henry Clay.... 1) California enters as free... 2) Mexi…
A party of anti- slavery people, who want to stop the SPREAD…
Written by: Harriet Beecher Stowe. 2nd best selling book in t…
Missouri Compromise
Proposed by Henry Clay.... 1) Missouri will enter as a slave st…
Compromise of 1850
Proposed by Henry Clay.... 1) California enters as free... 2) Mexi…
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AP US History Chapter 15
Dorothea Dix
Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Emma Willard
Stephen Foster
A New England teacher and author who spoke against the inhuma…
Elizabeth Cady Stanton was a member of the women's right's mo…
in 1821 founded Troy Female Seminary in New York which was a…
Stephen Foster was a white Pennsylvanian that wrote, ironical…
Dorothea Dix
A New England teacher and author who spoke against the inhuma…
Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Elizabeth Cady Stanton was a member of the women's right's mo…
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US History Chapter 15
emmigration vs. immigration
Immigration amounts between 1870 and 1…
Asian Immigration between 1851 and 1883
Annexation of Hawaii
emigration - movement within a country, usually to different…
20 million Europeans. Beginning in 1890, they began to come f…
About 300,000 Chinese arrived.
Annexed in 1898, it resulted in increased Japanese emigration.
emmigration vs. immigration
emigration - movement within a country, usually to different…
Immigration amounts between 1870 and 1…
20 million Europeans. Beginning in 1890, they began to come f…
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US History Chapter 15
popular sovereinty
Wilmot Proviso
sectionalism
Free-Soil Party
the idea that called for voters in a new territory to decide…
a document that stated that slavery would be against the law…
favoring the interests of one section or region of a country…
northern party that supported the Wilmot Proviso
popular sovereinty
the idea that called for voters in a new territory to decide…
Wilmot Proviso
a document that stated that slavery would be against the law…
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US HISTORY Vocabulary-Chapter 15
Franklin Delano Roosevelt (FDR)
New Deal
Glass-Steagall Act
Federal Securities Act
32nd president... Elected in 1932
Franklin Roosevelt's programs to end the Depression
Law that created insurance for banks
Law to regulate stock information
Franklin Delano Roosevelt (FDR)
32nd president... Elected in 1932
New Deal
Franklin Roosevelt's programs to end the Depression
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US History Chapter 15
Confiscation Act
Emancipation Proclamation
Copperheads
Radical Republicans
Second confiscation law passed by Congress, ordering the seiz…
Decree announced by President Lincoln in September 1862 and f…
A term republicans applied to northern war dissenters and thi…
A shifting group of Republican congressmen, usually a substan…
Confiscation Act
Second confiscation law passed by Congress, ordering the seiz…
Emancipation Proclamation
Decree announced by President Lincoln in September 1862 and f…
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US History Chapter 15
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC)
Federal Emergency Relief Administratio…
Public Works Administration (PWA)
Civil Works Administration (CWA)
provided jobs for singles males on conservation projects such…
helped states to provide aid for the unemployed
created jobs on government projects such as construction of s…
provided work in federal jobs that built tons of schools and…
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC)
provided jobs for singles males on conservation projects such…
Federal Emergency Relief Administratio…
helped states to provide aid for the unemployed
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US History Chapter 15
Children's Bureau
Civil Disobedience
Conservationists
Direct Primary
Federal agency organized under the United States Department o…
The refusal to comply with certain laws or to pay taxes and f…
Someone who wants to protect the land and natural resources
A vote held by all members of a political party to decide the…
Children's Bureau
Federal agency organized under the United States Department o…
Civil Disobedience
The refusal to comply with certain laws or to pay taxes and f…
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US History Chapter 15
On August 26, 1920, after three-fourth…
One reason progressives believed peopl…
Progressives joined union leaders to p…
To counter Senate corruption, progress…
women
science
compensation
direct
On August 26, 1920, after three-fourth…
women
One reason progressives believed peopl…
science
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(US History) Chapter 15: 1950s
What is Modern Republicanism?
What is Blue-collar?
What is White-collar?
What is Pink-collar?
Conservative with money and liberal when it comes to human be…
Manufacturing jobs (decreased)
Mangers, professional and service jobs
(Traditionally filled by women) Nursing, teaching, retail sal…
What is Modern Republicanism?
Conservative with money and liberal when it comes to human be…
What is Blue-collar?
Manufacturing jobs (decreased)
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US History: Chapter 15
South
White Southerners
Wilmot Proviso
Free-Soil Party
relied more on exports than the North did
feared that the North would abolish slavery because Northerne…
bill that unsuccessfully attempted to ban slavery in any terr…
political party that was dedicated to stopping the expansion…
South
relied more on exports than the North did
White Southerners
feared that the North would abolish slavery because Northerne…
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us history chapter 15
What states was the border of slave st…
what proposed to let people of each ne…
what were the 5 key points in the comp…
______ ____ ___ made it a crime to hel…
missouri
popular sovereignty
1. california would enter as a free state 2. the rest of the…
fugitive slave act
What states was the border of slave st…
missouri
what proposed to let people of each ne…
popular sovereignty
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US History Chapter 15 Study Guide
What was the Wilmot Proviso?
Five Causes of the Civil War
What events occurred the led the count…
Who is Stephen A Douglas
1846 proposal that outlawed slavery in any territory gained f…
1. No Compromise, weakness in leadership 2. Declining Souther…
...
Senator of Illinois, composed the Kansas-Nebraska Act(helped…
What was the Wilmot Proviso?
1846 proposal that outlawed slavery in any territory gained f…
Five Causes of the Civil War
1. No Compromise, weakness in leadership 2. Declining Souther…
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Chapter 15 US History Vocab
Wilmot Proviso
Free-Soil Party
Fugitive Slave Act
Dred Scott
Bill that unsuccessfully attempted to ban slavery in any terr…
Political party that was dedicated to stopping the expansion…
Law that aroused great opposition and widespread disobedience…
His lawsuit to gain freedom was denied in a landmark Supreme…
Wilmot Proviso
Bill that unsuccessfully attempted to ban slavery in any terr…
Free-Soil Party
Political party that was dedicated to stopping the expansion…
US History CHAPTER 15
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
New Deal
Glass-Steagall Act
Federal Securities Act
FDR- two term governor... -proved to be an effective and reforme…
Relief for the needy, economic recovery, financial reform
-Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC)= Provided feder…
Required corporations to provide all information on all stock…
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
FDR- two term governor... -proved to be an effective and reforme…
New Deal
Relief for the needy, economic recovery, financial reform
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Chapter 15 US History Vocab
Second Great Awakening
Charles Grandison Finney
Transcendentalism
Utopian Communities
A movement of Christian renewal
Was one of the most important leaders of the Second Great Awa…
Was the belief that people could transcend, or rise above, th…
These communities tried to form a perfect society on Earth.
Second Great Awakening
A movement of Christian renewal
Charles Grandison Finney
Was one of the most important leaders of the Second Great Awa…
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AP US History: Chapter 15 Reconstruction
Ten Percent Plan
Wade-Davis Bill
Black Codes
Freedmen's Bureau
Lincoln's plan that allowed a Southern state to form its own…
an 1864 plan for Reconstruction that denied the right to vote…
Laws denying most legal rights to newly freed slaves; passed…
created by Congress to provide clothing, shelter, education,…
Ten Percent Plan
Lincoln's plan that allowed a Southern state to form its own…
Wade-Davis Bill
an 1864 plan for Reconstruction that denied the right to vote…
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US History Chapter 15
Meat Inspection Act
16th Amendment
17th Amendment
Prohibition
Required federal inspection of meat, standards of cleanliness
Federal government can tax individual's income
Election of US senators
Laws banning alcohol
Meat Inspection Act
Required federal inspection of meat, standards of cleanliness
16th Amendment
Federal government can tax individual's income
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US History Chapter 15
Fort Sumter
Battle of Bull Run
Robert E Lee
Battle of Antietam
union fort that Lincoln resupplied, the Confederates attacked…
1st major engagement in the civil war, confederate army won a…
Commander of Army of Northern Virginia, was the South's most…
battle won by the union, bloodiest ever with 6,000 dead and 1…
Fort Sumter
union fort that Lincoln resupplied, the Confederates attacked…
Battle of Bull Run
1st major engagement in the civil war, confederate army won a…
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US History Chapter 15
Section 1: The New Deal Fights the Dep…
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
New Deal
Glass-Steagal Act
....
won the 1932 presidential election; proved to be an effective…
a phrase taken from a campaign speech in which Roosevelt prom…
established the FDIC; one of FDR's efforts in the banking ind…
Section 1: The New Deal Fights the Dep…
....
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
won the 1932 presidential election; proved to be an effective…
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