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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
14 terms
US History Progressive Era
Teddy Roosevelt
Progressive Era
Muckrakers
Suffragettes
• A Progressive President... • Developed National Parks... • Conser…
a time of political, economic & social growth and change in t…
journalists that try to stir things up so people get outraged…
Women's right to Vote
Teddy Roosevelt
• A Progressive President... • Developed National Parks... • Conser…
Progressive Era
a time of political, economic & social growth and change in t…
15 terms
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…
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…
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…
12 terms
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…
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/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…
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
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…
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…
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…
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!"
27 terms
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…
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…
31 terms
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…
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)
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
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…
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…
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…
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
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…
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
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…
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…
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
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
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…
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
11 terms
US History: Chapter 12- The Jackson Era
favorite son
plurality
majority
mudslinging
a candidate for national office who has support mostly from h…
the largest number of something, but less than a majority
greater than half of a total number of something
a method in election campaigns that uses gossip and lies to m…
favorite son
a candidate for national office who has support mostly from h…
plurality
the largest number of something, but less than a majority
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…
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…
45 terms
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
20 terms
US History Eras
War Of 1812
Civil War
Reconstruction
Progressive Era
1812-1814
1861-1865
1865-1877
1890-1914
War Of 1812
1812-1814
Civil War
1861-1865
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…
34 terms
US History Unit 3: Progressive Era
Knights of Labor
Haymarket Massacre
AFL
IWW
1st effort to create National union. Open to everyone but law…
Was when there was a peaceful protest at the the Haymarket sq…
A labor union created by Samuel Gompers that was the ONLY lab…
(Industrial Workers of the World) A labor organization for un…
Knights of Labor
1st effort to create National union. Open to everyone but law…
Haymarket Massacre
Was when there was a peaceful protest at the the Haymarket sq…
15 terms
US History: Chapter 9- The Federalist Era
precedent
cabinet
bond
uniform
something done or said that becomes an example for others to…
a group of advisors to a president
certificate that promises to repay borrowed money in the futu…
of the same form with others. (Uni = one) form
precedent
something done or said that becomes an example for others to…
cabinet
a group of advisors to a president
46 terms
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…
50 terms
US History Ch. 9 - Jeffersonian Era
Thomas Jefferson
Jeffersonian Republicanism
12th Amendment
Chesapeake Affair
3rd President of the US... He led the Jeffersonian Republican... He…
The administration started with Jefferson followed by Madison…
Separated ballots for President and Vice President
American warship Chesapeake was attacked by British warship L…
Thomas Jefferson
3rd President of the US... He led the Jeffersonian Republican... He…
Jeffersonian Republicanism
The administration started with Jefferson followed by Madison…
16 terms
US History: Chapter 18- The Reconstruction Era
Reconstruction
amnesty
radical
black codes
the period of rebuilding the South and readmitting Southern s…
the granting of a pardon to a large number of persons
extreme
laws passed in the South just after the Civil War aimed at co…
Reconstruction
the period of rebuilding the South and readmitting Southern s…
amnesty
the granting of a pardon to a large number of persons
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
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 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
15 terms
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…
15 terms
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
Eras of US History to 1877
Exploration and Colonization
1607
1620
American Revolution
Europeans came to America to establish colonies for a variety…
Founding of Jamestown, the first permanent English settlement
Arrival of the Pilgrims and the signing of the Mayflower Comp…
Great Awakening, "Taxation without representation", Boston Te…
Exploration and Colonization
Europeans came to America to establish colonies for a variety…
1607
Founding of Jamestown, the first permanent English settlement
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…
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