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US History - Progressive Era
Progressive Movement
muckrakers
settlement house
lynching
political philosophy with a goal to correct social injustices…
middle class journalists who wrote about social ills and poli…
all purpose community center that provided services for poor…
murder by hanging; violent tactic used to terrorize African A…
Progressive Movement
political philosophy with a goal to correct social injustices…
muckrakers
middle class journalists who wrote about social ills and poli…
53 terms
US History Progressive Era
How Roosevelt felt about trusts
poor sanitation problems in tenements
First State to let women vote
womens vote Amendment
Those who hurt the public should be destroyed
poor ventilation, garbage in the streets, diseases
Wyoming
19th
How Roosevelt felt about trusts
Those who hurt the public should be destroyed
poor sanitation problems in tenements
poor ventilation, garbage in the streets, diseases
46 terms
US History Progressive Era
Theodore Roosevelt
William Howard Taft
Woodrow Wilson
Versailles Conference
(1858-1919)26th President of the United States and a proponen…
(1857-1930)27th President of the United States and Theodore R…
(1856-1924)28th President of the United States, serving two t…
01-18-1919-The Versailles peace conference opens. Woodrow Wil…
Theodore Roosevelt
(1858-1919)26th President of the United States and a proponen…
William Howard Taft
(1857-1930)27th President of the United States and Theodore R…
26 terms
US History- The Colonial Era
European Enlightenment
John Locke
Voltaire
Montesquieu
Grew out of the scientific revolutions of the 16th and 17th c…
Author of "Two Treaties of Government"; Developed the idea of…
French philosopher and writer whose works epitomize the Age o…
Wrote the "Spirit of Laws" in 1748; Described the British mod…
European Enlightenment
Grew out of the scientific revolutions of the 16th and 17th c…
John Locke
Author of "Two Treaties of Government"; Developed the idea of…
42 terms
US History: The Progressive Era
Progressivism
muckrakers
Lincoln Steffens
Jacob Riis
The movement that emerged in response to the pressures of ind…
writers who exposed political scandals
managing editor at McClure's, a magazine known for uncovering…
muckraker and photographer for the New York Evening Sun
Progressivism
The movement that emerged in response to the pressures of ind…
muckrakers
writers who exposed political scandals
25 terms
The Progressive Era (EL US History)
nomads
reservation
Americanize
progressive
people who did not have a permanent home; always moving
land set aside by the U.S. government for Native Americans to…
to change someone into an American with American culture
a person who wanted to improve and reform society
nomads
people who did not have a permanent home; always moving
reservation
land set aside by the U.S. government for Native Americans to…
20 terms
US History Era 2: Early Colonial Era
John Smith
Sir Walter Raleigh
Roanoke
Salutary neglect
freebooter who saved Jamestown during that colony's first yea…
English explorer/privateer who established England's first N.…
failed 1st English settlement in N. America; established in 1…
(1600s-early 1700s) English govt's policy of non-intervention…
John Smith
freebooter who saved Jamestown during that colony's first yea…
Sir Walter Raleigh
English explorer/privateer who established England's first N.…
22 terms
US History Era 8a: The Jackson Era
Democratic Party
National Republican Party
Whigs
American System
party formed to support Andrew Jackson following the election…
party eventually known as the Whig Party; led by Henry Clay a…
This group's name was used many times: 1) English aristocrats…
policies to improve economic self-sufficiency that were craft…
Democratic Party
party formed to support Andrew Jackson following the election…
National Republican Party
party eventually known as the Whig Party; led by Henry Clay a…
US History - The Jacksonian Era
suffrage
whigs
democrats
caucus
the right to vote
Members of John Quincy Adams' former National Republican part…
Supporters of Andrew Jackson' included frontier farmers and f…
private meeting; often a political meeting
suffrage
the right to vote
whigs
Members of John Quincy Adams' former National Republican part…
8 terms
US History Era 3: Late Colonial Era
First Great Awakening
French and Indian War
Salem Witch Trials
Navigation Acts
(1) period of religious fervor during the 1730s & 1740s, part…
(1) conflict (1754-1763) that mirrored the Seven Years War in…
1692 panic in __, Massachusetts, in which more than 100 peopl…
a series of mercantilist laws (1651-1673) that attempted to r…
First Great Awakening
(1) period of religious fervor during the 1730s & 1740s, part…
French and Indian War
(1) conflict (1754-1763) that mirrored the Seven Years War in…
15 terms
US History Era 15a: The Progressive Era
The Awakening
Susan B. Anthony
Anti-Saloon League
Bull Moose Party
1899 Kate Chopin novel that reflects the changing attitudes o…
leading member of the women's suffrage movement who served as…
organization founded in 1895 that spearheaded the Prohibition…
nickname of the Progressive Party, led by TR in 1912; the mos…
The Awakening
1899 Kate Chopin novel that reflects the changing attitudes o…
Susan B. Anthony
leading member of the women's suffrage movement who served as…
US history Industrial Era
Andrew Carnegie
John D. Rockefeller
J. Pierpont Morgan
Henry Ford
A Scottish-born American industrialist and philanthropist who…
Established the Standard Oil Company, the greatest, wisest, a…
an American financier, banker, philanthropist, and art collec…
1863-1947. American businessman, founder of Ford Motor Compan…
Andrew Carnegie
A Scottish-born American industrialist and philanthropist who…
John D. Rockefeller
Established the Standard Oil Company, the greatest, wisest, a…
14 terms
Progressive Era - US History 2 - SHMS
Muckraker
Progressive Era
Trust
Suffrage
A Progressive Era reformer
1890-1920 "Moving forward; getting better!"
A big business that controls a sector of the economy
The right to vote
Muckraker
A Progressive Era reformer
Progressive Era
1890-1920 "Moving forward; getting better!"
US History/Colonial Era
Mercantilism
Triangular Trade
French and Indian War
Salutary Neglect
nations use colonies for raw materials in an effort to gain w…
trade of slaves, sugar, rum, and guns from the colonies to Af…
France was forced to give up its North American claims and co…
England loosely enforced its regulations on the colonists in…
Mercantilism
nations use colonies for raw materials in an effort to gain w…
Triangular Trade
trade of slaves, sugar, rum, and guns from the colonies to Af…
41 terms
US HISTORY: Colonial Era
Motivations for the French to Explore
Motivations for the British to Explore
Motivations for the Spanish to Explore
Geography of New England
Trading furs in Canada, looking for the Northwest Passage
Many English people wanted to live and have their own religio…
The Spanish were Catholics, and the church encouraged the Spa…
Forest, water- coastlines and access to water, mountains, roc…
Motivations for the French to Explore
Trading furs in Canada, looking for the Northwest Passage
Motivations for the British to Explore
Many English people wanted to live and have their own religio…
40 terms
US History- the Progressive Era
Progressive Era
Muckrakers
Jacob Riis
NY State Tenement House Act
A period of reform from 1890 - 1920 to fix the numerous probl…
Journalists who investigated and exposed problems during the…
Wrote, "How the Other Half Lives, " exposing the problems fac…
Law that called for improved lighting, ventilation, and toile…
Progressive Era
A period of reform from 1890 - 1920 to fix the numerous probl…
Muckrakers
Journalists who investigated and exposed problems during the…
36 terms
US History Progressive Era
Theodore Roosevelt
Progressive Era
"Square Deal"
William Howard Taft
26th President of the United States and a proponent of the "N…
A time when industrialization and urbanization created many p…
Teddy Roosevelt's promise to every American to treat everyone…
27th President of the United States and Theodore Roosevelt's…
Theodore Roosevelt
26th President of the United States and a proponent of the "N…
Progressive Era
A time when industrialization and urbanization created many p…
28 terms
US History Review: Revolutionary Era
Lexington and Concord
Battle of Saratoga
Battle of Valley Forge
Battle of Yorktown
First Battle of the American Revolution
Turning point of American Revolution
Soldiers fought against winter.
Last battle of the American Revolution
Lexington and Concord
First Battle of the American Revolution
Battle of Saratoga
Turning point of American Revolution
The Colonial Era - US History
Columbian Exchange
Triangular trade
Middle Passage
Mayflower Compact
A global exchange of people, plants, animals, technology, and…
A three way system of trade during 1600-1800s Africa sent sla…
A voyage that brought enslaved Africans across the Atlantic O…
1620 - The first agreement for self-government in America. It…
Columbian Exchange
A global exchange of people, plants, animals, technology, and…
Triangular trade
A three way system of trade during 1600-1800s Africa sent sla…
Major Eras in US History
Colonization
American Revolution
Constitution
Early Years of the New Republic
1607-1765 Setting up a colony away from one's place of origin…
1765-1783 - Protests by Colonists against British law led to…
1787 - The creation of a new form of government in the US thr…
1789-1829 The years during the first five presidents who had…
Colonization
1607-1765 Setting up a colony away from one's place of origin…
American Revolution
1765-1783 - Protests by Colonists against British law led to…
10 terms
US History Era 13: Populism
Populist
National Grange
Farmers' Alliance
Munn vs. Illinois
farmers political party (w/ small support from labor unions)…
the "Patrons of Husbandry," an organization formed by Oliver…
organization that replaced the National Grange as a lobbying…
1876 case that seemed like victory for the Grangers: the Supr…
Populist
farmers political party (w/ small support from labor unions)…
National Grange
the "Patrons of Husbandry," an organization formed by Oliver…
27 terms
US History Era 11: Reconstruction
Wade-Davis Bill
Enforcement Acts
Black codes
Carpetbaggers
July 1864 law pocket vetoed by Lincoln that would have made s…
1870 and 1871 laws that sought to protect black suffrage in t…
Reconstruction-era state laws passed under Andrew Johnson's R…
derogatory name for northerners who moved South during Recons…
Wade-Davis Bill
July 1864 law pocket vetoed by Lincoln that would have made s…
Enforcement Acts
1870 and 1871 laws that sought to protect black suffrage in t…
24 terms
US History Review: Colonial Era
Jamestown, Virginia
Mayflower Compact
Plymouth Colony (1620)
Virginia House of Burgesses
First english colony. It was founded for gold in 1607
First form of self-government
First colony founded for religious freedom
First form of representative government
Jamestown, Virginia
First english colony. It was founded for gold in 1607
Mayflower Compact
First form of self-government
46 terms
US History Progressive Era
Trust
What did John D Rockefeller form?
Monopoly
Why was monopolies harmful?
Single all powerful corporation (controlled the industry)
Standard oil trust (1882)
When a trust dominates a specific industry
They could charge whatever price they wanted for their product
Trust
Single all powerful corporation (controlled the industry)
What did John D Rockefeller form?
Standard oil trust (1882)
45 terms
US History A: The Progressive Era
Progressivism
muckrakers
Lincoln Steffens
Jacob Riis
The movement that emerged in response to the pressures of ind…
writers who exposed political scandals
managing editor at McClure's, a magazine known for uncovering…
muckraker and photographer for the New York Evening Sun
Progressivism
The movement that emerged in response to the pressures of ind…
muckrakers
writers who exposed political scandals
5 terms
Davalos Progressive Era - US History
Direct Primary
Federal Trade Commission -Hepburn Act
Income Tax
Initiative
An election in which party members select people to run in th…
(WW) 1914 , A government agency established in 1914 to preven…
Tax paid to the state, federal, and local governments based o…
allowed all citizens to introduce a bill into the legislative…
Direct Primary
An election in which party members select people to run in th…
Federal Trade Commission -Hepburn Act
(WW) 1914 , A government agency established in 1914 to preven…
10 terms
US History- Colonial Era
Enlightenment
Mayflower Compact
House of Burgesses
Peter Zenger's Trial
18th century philosophy emphasizes reason and human rights. e…
1620- A contract made by the voyagers on the Mayflower agreei…
1619 legislature of Virginia, the first representative govern…
Zenger was arrested in 1794 for printing "false stories" abou…
Enlightenment
18th century philosophy emphasizes reason and human rights. e…
Mayflower Compact
1620- A contract made by the voyagers on the Mayflower agreei…
23 terms
US History Era 7: Jefferson Era & Era of Good Feeling
Battle of New Orleans
Battle of Tippecanoe
Congressional caucus
Embargo Act
This 1815 battle was the last of the War of 1812, and it actu…
As a result of this 1811 battle between future president Will…
This informal method of selecting presidential candidates was…
A law that was endorsed by Thomas Jefferson and passed in Dec…
Battle of New Orleans
This 1815 battle was the last of the War of 1812, and it actu…
Battle of Tippecanoe
As a result of this 1811 battle between future president Will…
18 terms
Key Eras in US History
Pre-Columbian Era
Early Colonial Era
Late Colonial Era
Revolutionary Era
pre-1492
1500-1675
1675-1776
1776-1800
Pre-Columbian Era
pre-1492
Early Colonial Era
1500-1675
US History Federalist Era
George Washington
John Adams
Thomas Jefferson
Henry Knox
First president of the United States; he served as a represen…
American statesman; he was a delegate to the Continental Cong…
American statesman; he was a member of two Continental Congre…
An American general during the Revolutionary War. He commande…
George Washington
First president of the United States; he served as a represen…
John Adams
American statesman; he was a delegate to the Continental Cong…
15 terms
Eras in US History
Westward Expansion
Gilded Age
Progressive Era
Imperialism
Era known for homesteading where settlers claimed acres of la…
Key characteristics: Immigration, industrialization, urbaniza…
Age that occurred as a result of how industrialization change…
Time when U.S. embarked on a path toward the role of world po…
Westward Expansion
Era known for homesteading where settlers claimed acres of la…
Gilded Age
Key characteristics: Immigration, industrialization, urbaniza…
15 terms
CW - Eras in US History
Westward Expansion
Gilded Age
Progressive Era
Imperialism
Era known for homesteading where settlers claimed acres of la…
Key characteristics: Immigration, industrialization, urbaniza…
Age that occurred as a result of how industrialization change…
Time when U.S. embarked on a path toward the role of world po…
Westward Expansion
Era known for homesteading where settlers claimed acres of la…
Gilded Age
Key characteristics: Immigration, industrialization, urbaniza…
18 terms
US History Era 5: The Constitution
Northwest Ordinance
Constitution
Annapolis Convention
Articles of Confederation
(1) one of the few enduring policies from the Articles era, t…
(1) the central document of American law that outlines the op…
Sept. 1786 meeting (led by Alexander Hamilton) in which deleg…
(1) America's first national constitution, adopted in 1777 du…
Northwest Ordinance
(1) one of the few enduring policies from the Articles era, t…
Constitution
(1) the central document of American law that outlines the op…
29 terms
US history PROGRESSIVE ERA
Progressive Movement
prohibition
muckraker
initiative
an early 20th century reform movement seeking to reform contr…
the banning of alcoholic beverages
journalist who wrote about the corrupt side of businesses and…
a bill made by the people rather than the government
Progressive Movement
an early 20th century reform movement seeking to reform contr…
prohibition
the banning of alcoholic beverages
18 terms
US History - Colonial Era
Colonialism
Economic and Social
Political
Religious
European nations established colonial empires for "Gold, God,…
increased economic opportunity due to abundant natural resour…
desire for an increase in political participation (self gover…
Religious freedom (Quakers, Puritans, Catholics, Pilgrims)
Colonialism
European nations established colonial empires for "Gold, God,…
Economic and Social
increased economic opportunity due to abundant natural resour…
15 terms
US History Progressive Era
13th Amendment
14th Amendment
15th Amendment
16th Amendment
freedom, end of slavery
anyone born in US including African Americans is a citizen. t…
black men can vote. can't be denied to vote due to race
gives congress power to collect income taxes
13th Amendment
freedom, end of slavery
14th Amendment
anyone born in US including African Americans is a citizen. t…
47 terms
US History Jacksonian Era
Jackson Inauguration
Rotation in Office
Indian Removal Act
Cherokee Nation vs Georgia
He won by a landslide and when he was inaugurated there was a…
is the way people or the president's cabinet being rotated an…
This act was an act to removed the Indians passed the Mississ…
this was fought by the Cherokee nation against the state of G…
Jackson Inauguration
He won by a landslide and when he was inaugurated there was a…
Rotation in Office
is the way people or the president's cabinet being rotated an…
64 terms
US History- Colonial Era
Spanish/ Portugese exploration
Iberian Peninsula leadership
Prince Henry the Navigator
3 Gs
Christopher Columbus- ... -sent exploring for Ferdinand and Isab…
-Spain-> west to get east ... Portugal-> dominated around Africa…
-fascinated by sailing ... -opened a school where they learned t…
Gold (Money), Glory (Fame), God (Religion)
Spanish/ Portugese exploration
Christopher Columbus- ... -sent exploring for Ferdinand and Isab…
Iberian Peninsula leadership
-Spain-> west to get east ... Portugal-> dominated around Africa…
44 terms
US History - Progressive Era
Who was a progressive?
Direct Election of Senators
Woman's Suffrage
initiative
-believed that industrialization and urbanization had created…
-each state legislature elects two senators (influenced by po…
-started in 1848 with the Seneca Falls Convention (led by Sus…
-permitted group of citizens to introduce legislation and req…
Who was a progressive?
-believed that industrialization and urbanization had created…
Direct Election of Senators
-each state legislature elects two senators (influenced by po…
12 terms
US History Constitutional Era
Delegated and Reserved Powers (10th Am…
James Madison's role
George Washingtons Role
Roger Sherman
Clarifies that the people and the states have all the powers…
James Madison and Alexander Hamilton called a meeting of stat…
Most of the 55 delegates were lawyers, merchants, or planters…
Political leader from Connecticut, suggested the Great Compro…
Delegated and Reserved Powers (10th Am…
Clarifies that the people and the states have all the powers…
James Madison's role
James Madison and Alexander Hamilton called a meeting of stat…
US History: Progressive Era
Louis D. Brandeis
Woodrow Wilson
Underwood Tariff
Federal Reserve Act
Created a book called "other people's money and how the banke…
A progressive who favors small businesses, breaks up all trus…
Reduces import fees - enacts 16th amendment, allows for Feder…
Creates system of banks which are run by the gov't, and creat…
Louis D. Brandeis
Created a book called "other people's money and how the banke…
Woodrow Wilson
A progressive who favors small businesses, breaks up all trus…
10 terms
US history (progressive era)
Progressive era
Initiative
Referendum
Recall
Time of social and political reform to correct problems of th…
Legislative is originated by the people rather than by law ma…
Legislative measures can be submitted to a vote of the people
Removing a public official from office by a role of the people
Progressive era
Time of social and political reform to correct problems of th…
Initiative
Legislative is originated by the people rather than by law ma…
7 terms
US History Eras
Exploration & Colonization 1492-1763
Revolutionary 1763-1789
Early Republic 1789-1812
Westward Expansion 1812-1846
Europeans explore, establish colonies, create conflict with N…
Maturing colonial economies; increasing tension with Great Br…
New federal government, first political parties; uncertain in…
Growth in transportation and industry; Jacksonian democracy;…
Exploration & Colonization 1492-1763
Europeans explore, establish colonies, create conflict with N…
Revolutionary 1763-1789
Maturing colonial economies; increasing tension with Great Br…
US History Progressive Era
Reform
Progressives
Conservatives
Progressive movement
to make changes in order to improve something
making process for better conditions
a person who is averse to change and holds to traditional val…
A movement for reform that occurred roughly between 1900 and…
Reform
to make changes in order to improve something
Progressives
making process for better conditions
18 terms
US History Progressive Era
Reform
Progressives
Conservatives
Progress Movement
the improvement or amendment of what is wrong, corrupt
making progress toward better conditions; employing or advoca…
a person who is averse to change and holds to traditional val…
a period of widespread social activism and political reform
Reform
the improvement or amendment of what is wrong, corrupt
Progressives
making progress toward better conditions; employing or advoca…
20 terms
US History - Progressive Era
Progressive Movement
muckrakers
settlement house
lynching
political philosophy with a goal to correct social injustices…
middle class journalists who wrote about social ills and poli…
all purpose community center that provided services for poor…
murder by hanging; violent tactic used to terrorize African A…
Progressive Movement
political philosophy with a goal to correct social injustices…
muckrakers
middle class journalists who wrote about social ills and poli…
US History Modern Era
Gorbachev's programs of "restructuring…
Ronald Reagan in Soviet Union in a spe…
At the end of the Cold War, the U.S.'…
End of the Cold War
glasnost & perestroika
tear down this wall
foreign aid, humanitarian aid, & human rights
1991
Gorbachev's programs of "restructuring…
glasnost & perestroika
Ronald Reagan in Soviet Union in a spe…
tear down this wall
17 terms
Reconstruction Era US History
two slaves that led revolts in the south
supreme court decision, outraged north…
William Lloyd Garrison published this…
amendment that abolished slavery
nat turner and Gabriel prosser
Dred Scott v. Sanford
The Deliborator
13th amendment
two slaves that led revolts in the south
nat turner and Gabriel prosser
supreme court decision, outraged north…
Dred Scott v. Sanford
35 terms
US history: Progression Era
Political Machiene
Boss Tweed
Graft
Spoils system
Organizations that controlled city politics
City boss in Tammany Hall, NYC. William Tweed.
The illegal use of political influence for personal gain (usi…
The practice of a successful political party giving public of…
Political Machiene
Organizations that controlled city politics
Boss Tweed
City boss in Tammany Hall, NYC. William Tweed.
11 terms
US History: Chapter 10- The Jefferson Era
customs duty
jurisdiction
principle
secede
tax collected on goods that are imported
the power or right to interpret and apply a law
a fundamental, or basic, law or idea
to withdraw or break away from a nation or organization
customs duty
tax collected on goods that are imported
jurisdiction
the power or right to interpret and apply a law
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