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American History Progressive Era Vocabulary
Muckrakers
Jacob Riis
Ida Tarbell
Upton Sinclair
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Muckrakers
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Jacob Riis
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American History Terms- Progressive Era
Politics
Political Party
Social Gospel
Muckraker
Conflict and actions among individuals or parties hoping to a…
An organized group of people that share the same opinions and…
A movement in America that brought the teachings of Christ in…
A journalist or reporter that writes about a dishonest behavi…
Politics
Conflict and actions among individuals or parties hoping to a…
Political Party
An organized group of people that share the same opinions and…
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American History: Revolutionary Era Quotes
John Locke
John Adams
John Adams had observed the Writs of A…
John Adams
Who had written about the laws of nature and the equality of…
Who said: "Here this day, the child Independence was born"?
Under what circumstances was the previous quote stated?
Who said about the law that: it should be "deaf to the clamor…
John Locke
Who had written about the laws of nature and the equality of…
John Adams
Who said: "Here this day, the child Independence was born"?
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American History Federalist Era Quiz
Strict Interpretation of Constitution
Loose Interpretation of Constitution
precedent
John Jay
-""Democratic-Republicans wanted a stricter interpretation of…
-"Federalists wanted a liberal interpretation of the Constitu…
Law. a legal decision or form of proceeding serving as an aut…
Jay's Treaty ... Chief Justice John Jay was sent to Britain to n…
Strict Interpretation of Constitution
-""Democratic-Republicans wanted a stricter interpretation of…
Loose Interpretation of Constitution
-"Federalists wanted a liberal interpretation of the Constitu…
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American History: Ch 12 The Jacksonian Era
suffrage
nullification
spoils system
majority
right to vote
act of canceling a law
practice of rewarding supporters with government jobs
more than half
suffrage
right to vote
nullification
act of canceling a law
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American History 2: Postwar Era
Harry Truman... from ... jobs before politic…
Dwight Eisenhower
SHORT ANSWERS
What was the "baby boom", when did it…
Biography... - Missouri... - Completely unknown to U.S. citizens... -…
Biography... - Kansas ... - Two images: Brilliant General, Lazy pol…
...
When: 1945-1960... -When the birth rate increased causing a huge…
Harry Truman... from ... jobs before politic…
Biography... - Missouri... - Completely unknown to U.S. citizens... -…
Dwight Eisenhower
Biography... - Kansas ... - Two images: Brilliant General, Lazy pol…
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Blazer's American History - Progressive Era Vocabulary
Eugenics
Nativism
Accommodation
Capitalism
A movement advocating improving the human race by controlling…
A preference for native- born Americans over immigrants
The policy under which African Americans accepted the results…
An economic system based on competition in a free market in w…
Eugenics
A movement advocating improving the human race by controlling…
Nativism
A preference for native- born Americans over immigrants
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American History 1--The Civil War Era
Abolition Movement
Underground Railroad
Harriet Tubman
Kansas-Nebraska Act
Another name for the anti-slavery movement.
System of people who helped slaves escape to freedom.
Most famous "conductor" of the Underground Railroad.
Law that established Kansas and Nebraska as territories with…
Abolition Movement
Another name for the anti-slavery movement.
Underground Railroad
System of people who helped slaves escape to freedom.
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American History Postwar Era Test
Baby Boom
5 reasons for Baby Boom
suburbs
William Levitt
Massive population increase for 15 years after WWII due to an…
1. Reunion of families after war... 2. Decreasing marrying age... 3…
Created by William Levitt, affordable housing
Created modern suburbs
Baby Boom
Massive population increase for 15 years after WWII due to an…
5 reasons for Baby Boom
1. Reunion of families after war... 2. Decreasing marrying age... 3…
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american history 2 progressive era
social gospel
settlement house
jane addams
Florence kelly
Walter Rauschenbusch urged protestants to care for the less f…
community center that provided social services to the urban a…
opened hull house, 13 building settlement house
formed national child labor committee which successfully lobb…
social gospel
Walter Rauschenbusch urged protestants to care for the less f…
settlement house
community center that provided social services to the urban a…
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American History---Post Progressive Era
16th Amendment
17th Amendment
16th & 17th Amendments
Referendum
provided for income tax
provided for direct election of senators
passed during Wilson Administration
requires legislatures to present certain acts of legislation…
16th Amendment
provided for income tax
17th Amendment
provided for direct election of senators
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American History Federalist Era Notes
Alexander Hamilton's views
Alexander Hamilton's views... sovereignty…
Alexander Hamilton's views... government'…
Thomas Jefferson's views
man is irrational, corrupt & guided by base instincts (Thomas…
strong central government, insensitive to the popular will
potentially chaotic society
man is rational; capable of self-improvement (John Locke)
Alexander Hamilton's views
man is irrational, corrupt & guided by base instincts (Thomas…
Alexander Hamilton's views... sovereignty…
strong central government, insensitive to the popular will
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American history 2 progressive era
Muckrakers
Ida turnbell
Marcus Garvey
W.E.B DuBois
Journalists who expose corruption in politics and big business
Muckraking journalist whose History of Standard Oil Company e…
African American nationalist leader who wanted a separate bla…
African American civil rights leader, cofounder of NAACP, pre…
Muckrakers
Journalists who expose corruption in politics and big business
Ida turnbell
Muckraking journalist whose History of Standard Oil Company e…
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American History Revolutionary Era 10/27/15
Colonists resorted to the barter syste…
This act lowered the tax on molasses a…
The response to this act was to organi…
He established the organizations calle…
Currency Act
Sugar Act
Stamp Act
Samuel Adams
Colonists resorted to the barter syste…
Currency Act
This act lowered the tax on molasses a…
Sugar Act
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American History Federalist Era Quiz
Thomas Jefferson was the leader of whi…
The first presidential candidate for t…
Federalists believed in this type of e…
Democratic Republicans believed the Co…
Democratic-Republican
Adams
Industrial
Strictly
Thomas Jefferson was the leader of whi…
Democratic-Republican
The first presidential candidate for t…
Adams
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American History 1: The Progressive Era
Square Deal (Def)
The Jungle (Def)
Conservation (Def)
Election of 1912 (Def)
T.R.'s domestic program ... -Attempt to help more citizens... -Prot…
Book by Upton Sinclair... -Viewed the problems with Meat Packing…
Lead by T.R.... -Belief that the Gov. should protect the natural…
Election of Woodrow Wilson... -Taft was running for Republican p…
Square Deal (Def)
T.R.'s domestic program ... -Attempt to help more citizens... -Prot…
The Jungle (Def)
Book by Upton Sinclair... -Viewed the problems with Meat Packing…
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American History: Exploration and the Colonial Era
Jamestown
Joint-stock companies
Indentured Servants
1619 in Jamestown
The English name their settlement ____________, for their king.
What was Jamestown funded by?
Many came as _________ ___________ in exchange for food and s…
What year did Virginia's House of Burgess meet? Where?
Jamestown
The English name their settlement ____________, for their king.
Joint-stock companies
What was Jamestown funded by?
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American History: Imperialism and progressive Era
Bad Trusts
Cuba
Colombia
Andrew Johnson
Teddy Roosevelt promised to break these up since they were ha…
The United States dedicated resources to help rebuild this na…
Teddy Roosevelt's desire to build a canal through Central Ame…
After the impeachment of this president, the authority of the…
Bad Trusts
Teddy Roosevelt promised to break these up since they were ha…
Cuba
The United States dedicated resources to help rebuild this na…
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American History II: The Progressive Era
Initiative
Referendum
Recall
17th Amendment
The process by which citizens can propose a state or local la…
A vote on an initiative
The removal of an elected official form office
Direct election of senators by the people of each state
Initiative
The process by which citizens can propose a state or local la…
Referendum
A vote on an initiative
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American History: The Progressive Reform Era
progressive era
progressives
muckrakers
Edward Bellamy
time period in American history which stretched from about 18…
people who believed in the late 1800s/early 1900s that it was…
name given to authors and journalists whose works expose prob…
author who wrote in 1888 about a man who wakes up in a nearly…
progressive era
time period in American history which stretched from about 18…
progressives
people who believed in the late 1800s/early 1900s that it was…
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Era's/Wars in American History
Spanish American War
WWI
WWII
Cold War
-Yellow Journalism... -Imperialism ~ Alfred Thayer Mahan : Navy…
-Victory Gardens... -Jobs become available to the minorities ~ G…
-Jobs for Minorities ... -Victory Gardens... -A Bomb... -Marshall Plan…
-2nd Red Scare... -McCarthyism... -HUAC (House of Un-American Activ…
Spanish American War
-Yellow Journalism... -Imperialism ~ Alfred Thayer Mahan : Navy…
WWI
-Victory Gardens... -Jobs become available to the minorities ~ G…
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American History Quiz (Reform Era)
Horace Mann
Spanish American War
Yellow Journalism
Jane Addams
Public Education... -food-
William McKinley - President... "Splendid Little War"
Sensationalize a Story... ex. Hearst and Pulitzer
Hull House - Settlement House -
Horace Mann
Public Education... -food-
Spanish American War
William McKinley - President... "Splendid Little War"
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American History - Gilded Age/Progressive Era
Chants Democratic - Wilentz
The Monied Metropolis - Beckert
Artisans Into Workers - Laurie
Death in the Haymarket - Green
In Chants Democratic: New York City and the Rise of the Ameri…
Blending cultural, economic, and political analyses of Manhat…
"Artisans Into Workers, represents a very important step for…
On the night of May 4, 1886, a bomb ex ploded in the ranks of…
Chants Democratic - Wilentz
In Chants Democratic: New York City and the Rise of the Ameri…
The Monied Metropolis - Beckert
Blending cultural, economic, and political analyses of Manhat…
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American History 1- An Era of Conflict
mercantilism
French and Indian War
Proclamation of 1763
Stamp Act
An economic policy under which nations sought to increase the…
(1754-1763) War fought in the colonies between the English an…
A proclamation from the British government which forbade Brit…
1765; law that taxed printed goods, including: playing cards,…
mercantilism
An economic policy under which nations sought to increase the…
French and Indian War
(1754-1763) War fought in the colonies between the English an…
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American History 2: Outcome 3 - Progressive Era
16th Amendment
17th Amendment
18th Amendment
19th Amendment
1913 Constitutional amendment allowing the federal government…
1913 Constitutional amendment requiring the direct election o…
1919 Constitutional amendment that prohibited the manufacture…
1920 Constitutional amendment that gave women the right to vote
16th Amendment
1913 Constitutional amendment allowing the federal government…
17th Amendment
1913 Constitutional amendment requiring the direct election o…
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American History: Progressive Era Review
Why did the Progressive Era begin?
What problems did progressives want to…
Who were the progressives?
Who were the muckrakers?
They were trying to solve problems that came out of industria…
1. child labor... 2. women's rights... 3. political corruption... 4. b…
1. They were from both political parties.... 2. They were middle…
Muckrakers were crusading journalists from the progressive er…
Why did the Progressive Era begin?
They were trying to solve problems that came out of industria…
What problems did progressives want to…
1. child labor... 2. women's rights... 3. political corruption... 4. b…
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American History- Progressive Era Part 2
Progressivisim
Statue of Liberty
Ellis Island
Jacob Riis
optimistic vision, believes in progress, 3 categories: good g…
A giant statue on Liberty Island in New York Harbor, of New Y…
A small government owned island in Upper New York Bay the for…
A Danish immigrant, he became a reporter who pointed out the…
Progressivisim
optimistic vision, believes in progress, 3 categories: good g…
Statue of Liberty
A giant statue on Liberty Island in New York Harbor, of New Y…
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American History- Progressive Era Part 2
Progressivisim
Statue of Liberty
Ellis Island
Jacob Riis
optimistic vision, believes in progress, 3 categories: good g…
A giant statue on Liberty Island in New York Harbor, of New Y…
A small government owned island in Upper New York Bay the for…
A Danish immigrant, he became a reporter who pointed out the…
Progressivisim
optimistic vision, believes in progress, 3 categories: good g…
Statue of Liberty
A giant statue on Liberty Island in New York Harbor, of New Y…
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American History Test - The Federalist Era
Who was the first President?
Who was the first Vice President?
Who was the first Secretary of State?
Who was the first Secretary of Treasury?
George Washington
John Adams
Thomas Jefferson
Alexander Hamilton
Who was the first President?
George Washington
Who was the first Vice President?
John Adams
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Modern American History-Reform Era
What was the general theme of the Refo…
What is the difference between a 'gras…
What were the hardships of working men…
What were differing approaches to orga…
The theme of The Reform Era was to provide social activism an…
Grassroots-Movement of the people, most of the movements were…
-long work days... -low wages... -bad safety conditions... -powerful m…
Philosophy-"In numbers there is strength." The weak alone can…
What was the general theme of the Refo…
The theme of The Reform Era was to provide social activism an…
What is the difference between a 'gras…
Grassroots-Movement of the people, most of the movements were…
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American History Chapter 8 The Jefferson Era
John Adams
Thomas Jefferson
John Marshall
Marbury v Madison
Federalist 2nd U.S. president; defeated by Jefferson in the 3…
3rd U.S. president (1801-1809); doubled nation's size with Lo…
U.S. Supreme Court chief justice (1801-1835); helped establis…
1803 Supreme Court ruling which asserted the Court's right to…
John Adams
Federalist 2nd U.S. president; defeated by Jefferson in the 3…
Thomas Jefferson
3rd U.S. president (1801-1809); doubled nation's size with Lo…
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American History- Progressive Era Part 2
Progressivisim
Statue of Liberty
Ellis Island
Jacob Riis
optimistic vision, believes in progress, 3 categories: good g…
A giant statue on Liberty Island in New York Harbor, of New Y…
A small government owned island in Upper New York Bay the for…
A Danish immigrant, he became a reporter who pointed out the…
Progressivisim
optimistic vision, believes in progress, 3 categories: good g…
Statue of Liberty
A giant statue on Liberty Island in New York Harbor, of New Y…
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American History Unit 3- Progressive Era
Gilded Age
captains of industry
chicago
capitalism
A name for the late 1800s, coined by Mark Twain to describe t…
a business leader whose means of amassing a personal fortune…
the "hub" of a spoke for America in the 19th century, locatio…
An economic and political system in which a country's trade a…
Gilded Age
A name for the late 1800s, coined by Mark Twain to describe t…
captains of industry
a business leader whose means of amassing a personal fortune…
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American History 2: The Progressive Era
From what state is Roosevelt from?
Describe his childhood.
Did he become well educated?
List 4 Nicknames for Roosevelt.
New York City
sickly
yes
Teddy, T.R. Roughrider, Trustbuster
From what state is Roosevelt from?
New York City
Describe his childhood.
sickly
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american literary eras/history dates
colonial/puritan
revolutionary/age of reason/enlightenm…
romanticism
realism
1607-1720
1720-1800
1800-1860
1860-1920
colonial/puritan
1607-1720
revolutionary/age of reason/enlightenm…
1720-1800
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Progressive Era Chapter 9 American History
Muckrakers
Upton Sinclair
Susan B. Anthony
Progressive Movement
Journalists who exposed corrupt side of business and life
Author of the Jungle
Former teacher and suffrage activist whose name was used for…
An era of reform socially, politically, economically
Muckrakers
Journalists who exposed corrupt side of business and life
Upton Sinclair
Author of the Jungle
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General Eras/Periods in American History
Pre-1492
Pre-1607
1607-1775
1754-1763
Pre-Columbian
Exploration
Colonial
French and Indian War
Pre-1492
Pre-Columbian
Pre-1607
Exploration
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The 5 Major Eras in American History
Treaty of Tordesillas
Hernan Cortes
House of Burgesses
Columbian Exchange
The compromises between Spain and Portugal, on which country…
A Spanish Conquistador who conquered the Aztec Empire in 1519.
The 1st legislative assembly in 1619, started by Governor Geo…
The exchange/trade of food, animals, crops, diseases, and tec…
Treaty of Tordesillas
The compromises between Spain and Portugal, on which country…
Hernan Cortes
A Spanish Conquistador who conquered the Aztec Empire in 1519.
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American H History Reconstruction Era 3.4
late 19th century - who was fighting a…
jim crowe laws
what was the downside of jim crowe laws
poll and literacy taxes
african americans, other minorities and women
1896- supreme court upheld segregation as long as states uphe…
the black facilities were always inferior
put in place to stop most all blacks from voting
late 19th century - who was fighting a…
african americans, other minorities and women
jim crowe laws
1896- supreme court upheld segregation as long as states uphe…
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American History 1--The Civil War Era
Abolition Movement
Underground Railroad
Harriet Tubman
Kansas-Nebraska Act
Another name for the anti-slavery movement.
System of people who helped slaves escape to freedom.
Most famous "conductor" of the Underground Railroad.
Law that established Kansas and Nebraska as territories with…
Abolition Movement
Another name for the anti-slavery movement.
Underground Railroad
System of people who helped slaves escape to freedom.
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Chapter 4 American History Colonial Era
1700
1750
1776
Diversity
250,00 people
1.5 million
2.5 million
Caused a "melting pot"
1700
250,00 people
1750
1.5 million
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Moore Juniors American History - Progressive Era
The Progressive Movement
President Theodore Roosevelt
Jane Addams
Margaret Sanger
(1901-1917) was initiated as a response to political and corp…
supported the movement by embracing environmental conservatio…
Pioneer in the field of social work who founded the settlemen…
Educated urban poor about the benefits of family planning thr…
The Progressive Movement
(1901-1917) was initiated as a response to political and corp…
President Theodore Roosevelt
supported the movement by embracing environmental conservatio…
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American History Chapter 8: The Progressive Era
Progessivism
Muckraker
Lincoln Steffens
Jacob Riis
-social movement grew into political movement(1890-1920) idea…
-used progressive era to characterize reform-minded American…
-muckraker at McClure's, a magazine about social problems... -Th…
-influential muckraker and photographer for New York Evening…
Progessivism
-social movement grew into political movement(1890-1920) idea…
Muckraker
-used progressive era to characterize reform-minded American…
American History Final Study Guide (Progressive Era)
Triangle Shirtwaist Fire
Plessy v. Ferguson
Lynching
Birth of a Nation
March 1911 New York, workers locked into factory, all died; f…
1896 Court case that established "separate but equal" laws
The killing of African Americans, usually by hanging, carried…
Controversial but highly influential and innovative silent fi…
Triangle Shirtwaist Fire
March 1911 New York, workers locked into factory, all died; f…
Plessy v. Ferguson
1896 Court case that established "separate but equal" laws
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Chapter 10: American History (Reconstruction Era)
Radical Republicans
Wade-Davis Bill
Freedmen's Bureau
Civil Rights Act of 1866
The group had three main goals. First, they wanted to prevent…
This bill required the majority of the adult White males in a…
African American refugee crisis prompted Congress to establis…
This granted citizenship to all persons born in the United St…
Radical Republicans
The group had three main goals. First, they wanted to prevent…
Wade-Davis Bill
This bill required the majority of the adult White males in a…
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American History Unit 2- The Progressive Era
Jim Crow Laws
Poll Tax
Literacy Test
Grandfather Clause
Segregation laws enacted in the south after Reconstruction
Sum of money to be paid before a person could vote
Reading and writing test formerly used in some southern state…
Law to disqualify African American voters by allowing the vot…
Jim Crow Laws
Segregation laws enacted in the south after Reconstruction
Poll Tax
Sum of money to be paid before a person could vote
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AMERICAN HISTORY CHAPTER 9-THE ERA OF JEFFERSON AND MADISON
THOMAS JEFFERSON
AARON BURR
LAISSEZ FAIRE
JOHN MARSHALL
He was a delegate from Virginia at the Second Continental Con…
Jefferson's Vice President; killed Alexander Hamilton in a duel
The belief that the government shouldn't intervene much in th…
American jurist and politician who served as the chief justic…
THOMAS JEFFERSON
He was a delegate from Virginia at the Second Continental Con…
AARON BURR
Jefferson's Vice President; killed Alexander Hamilton in a duel
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Social Science: American History (The Progressive Era)
Teddy Roosevelt
Square Deal
natural resources
"walk softly and carry a big stick"
___ ___, the former governor of NY, became President when McK…
Roosevelt administration, known as the ___ ___, provided the…
Roosevelt policies included "trust busting" (the breaking up…
What was Roosevelt's motto?
Teddy Roosevelt
___ ___, the former governor of NY, became President when McK…
Square Deal
Roosevelt administration, known as the ___ ___, provided the…
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american history 2: unit 3 progressive era
Progressive Movement
Florence Kelley
prohibition
muckraker
reform effort, generally centered in urban areas and begun in…
1893 helped persuade Illinois to prohibit child labor and lim…
18th amendment: a total ban on the manufacture, sale, and tra…
A group of investigative reporters who pointed out the abuses…
Progressive Movement
reform effort, generally centered in urban areas and begun in…
Florence Kelley
1893 helped persuade Illinois to prohibit child labor and lim…
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American History 7- Chapter 22 "The Reconstruction Era"
Abraham Lincoln's approach to the Sout…
President Johnson's Reconstruction Plan
Freedmen's Bureau
Black Codes
South should be treated with kindness and justice.
New state constitution and government, repeal act of secessio…
provide food and medical care, arranged for wages and good wo…
issued to control former slaves (by limiting freedom, providi…
Abraham Lincoln's approach to the Sout…
South should be treated with kindness and justice.
President Johnson's Reconstruction Plan
New state constitution and government, repeal act of secessio…
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