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American History People I
Adolph Hitler
Aeschylus
Alexander the Great
Archduke Franz Ferdinand
German - leader of Nazi party
"Father of Greek Tragedy"... wrote "Orestia"
son of Philip of Macedonia... conquered most of known world
heir to Austrian throne... assasignation sparked WWI
Adolph Hitler
German - leader of Nazi party
Aeschylus
"Father of Greek Tragedy"... wrote "Orestia"
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American History People 4
Mikhail Gorbachev
Montesquieu
Muhammad
Napoleon Bonaparte
Soviet leader... western ideas, glasnost
French philosopher... proposed separation of powers in govt
Arab leader... founder of Islamic religion
Child of French Revolution... declared himself Emperor of France
Mikhail Gorbachev
Soviet leader... western ideas, glasnost
Montesquieu
French philosopher... proposed separation of powers in govt
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American History People 3
Joan of Arc
Johann Gutenberg
Johann Kepler
John Calvin
French heroine... attack against the English... captured & burned a…
German printer... spread the Renaissance
German astronomer... laws of planetary movement
Early Protestant reformer... believed in predestination
Joan of Arc
French heroine... attack against the English... captured & burned a…
Johann Gutenberg
German printer... spread the Renaissance
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Secondary: American History People
Clara Barton
Billy the Kid
John Wilkes Booth
Jim Bowie (pronounced boo-ee)
Founder of the American Red CrossCalled "Angel of the Battlef…
Actual name: William H. Bonney. A gunman and outlaw of the Am…
Actor who assassinated President Abraham Lincoln at Ford's Th…
19th-century American pioneer and soldier who played a promin…
Clara Barton
Founder of the American Red CrossCalled "Angel of the Battlef…
Billy the Kid
Actual name: William H. Bonney. A gunman and outlaw of the Am…
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American History: People
Parliament
King George III
British / England
13 Original Colonies
governing body in England
King of England during the American Revolution
The "mother country" of the original 13 colonies
The original states : Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia, Marylan…
Parliament
governing body in England
King George III
King of England during the American Revolution
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People and years of American History
Abigail Adams
John Adams
John Q. Adams
Samuel Adams
wife of John Adams, told her husband to take care of the women
member of the Continental Congress, 2nd President of the U.S.
son of John Adams, defeated Andrew Jackson to become 6th Pres…
organized the Sons of Liberty, took part in the Boston Tea Pa…
Abigail Adams
wife of John Adams, told her husband to take care of the women
John Adams
member of the Continental Congress, 2nd President of the U.S.
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People - Early American History
Virginia Dare
John Rolfe
William Bradford
Anne Hutchinson
first child of English parents born in the New World
Jamestown, Virginia, 1612, began to grow tobacco
second governor of the Plymouth Colony in Massachusetts, 1621…
Puritan, originally in Massachusetts, ordered to leave when s…
Virginia Dare
first child of English parents born in the New World
John Rolfe
Jamestown, Virginia, 1612, began to grow tobacco
American History: Important People
*Wife of Vice President then 1st lady…
*Loyalist then Patriot ... *Lawyer... *Vice…
*Patriot... *lawyer... *Delegate of 1st and…
*Patriot... *3rd President ... *Writer ... *Gov…
Abigail Adams
John Adams
Samuel Adams
Thomas Jefferson
*Wife of Vice President then 1st lady…
Abigail Adams
*Loyalist then Patriot ... *Lawyer... *Vice…
John Adams
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The american people american history
relevant |ˈreləvənt|... [ADJ-GRADED 能被表示程…
skeptical ... [ADJ-GRADED 能被表示程度的副词或介词词组修…
ethnically ... adv.... with respect to ethni…
collective |kəˈlektɪv|... [ADJ 形容词] 集体的;…
We are trying to make politics more relevant to younger peopl…
Other archaeologists are sceptical about his findings.... 其他考古学家…
Researchers followed ethnically and racially diverse suburban…
It was a collective decision...... 这是集体的决定。... He will see that he…
relevant |ˈreləvənt|... [ADJ-GRADED 能被表示程…
We are trying to make politics more relevant to younger peopl…
skeptical ... [ADJ-GRADED 能被表示程度的副词或介词词组修…
Other archaeologists are sceptical about his findings.... 其他考古学家…
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Famous People in American History
Hernan Cortes
Francisco Pizarro
Francisco de Coronado
Ferdinand Magellan
Spanish conquistador who conquered the Aztecs.
Spanish conquistador who conquered the Incas.
Spanish conquistador who discovered the Colorado River and th…
Circumnavigated the globe in 1522, but got caught up in a civ…
Hernan Cortes
Spanish conquistador who conquered the Aztecs.
Francisco Pizarro
Spanish conquistador who conquered the Incas.
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American History 2 1920s People
Sacco and Vanzetti
Vladimir Lenin
Warren G. Harding
Calvin Coolidge
Italian immigrants and anarchists who were executed for robbe…
the leader of the Bolshevik Revolution who established commun…
American president; "Return to Normalcy;" administration was…
restored presitge of presidency after years of scandal; known…
Sacco and Vanzetti
Italian immigrants and anarchists who were executed for robbe…
Vladimir Lenin
the leader of the Bolshevik Revolution who established commun…
American History People
Samuel Adams
John Adams
Abigail Adams
John Smith
A member of the Sons of Liberty who started the Committee of…
Lawyer, patriot, Defended the British soldiers during the Bos…
Wife of John Adams. During the Revolutionary War, she wrote l…
TOOK CHARGE AT JAMESTOWN; SAVED THE COLONY
Samuel Adams
A member of the Sons of Liberty who started the Committee of…
John Adams
Lawyer, patriot, Defended the British soldiers during the Bos…
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American History: people
Edwin Drake
Jacob Riis
J.P. Morgan
Alexander Graham Bell
established the first oil well
wrote "How the Other Half Live"
financial business leader
telephone inventor
Edwin Drake
established the first oil well
Jacob Riis
wrote "How the Other Half Live"
American History Important People
AlexanderHamilton
Thomas Jefferson
Alexander Hamilton
George Washington
a loose constructionist and federalist. created the national…
the first secretary of state
the first secretary of treasury
the first president
AlexanderHamilton
a loose constructionist and federalist. created the national…
Thomas Jefferson
the first secretary of state
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People in American History
Louisa May Alcott
Harriet B. Stowe
James F. Cooper
Herman Melville
wrote Little Women
wrote Uncle Tom's Cabin
wrote Last of the Mohicans
wrote Moby Dick
Louisa May Alcott
wrote Little Women
Harriet B. Stowe
wrote Uncle Tom's Cabin
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American History famous people
Orville and Wilbur Wright
web perfecting press
George Eastman
W.E.B. Du Bois
originally manufactured bicycles in Ohio. Experimented with e…
invented by William Bullock. High-speed electric press that p…
developed a paper-based film to be used in cameras instead of…
became the first black to receive a doctorate degree from Har…
Orville and Wilbur Wright
originally manufactured bicycles in Ohio. Experimented with e…
web perfecting press
invented by William Bullock. High-speed electric press that p…
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Key People in American History
Abigail Adams
Samuel Adams
Richard Allen
Susan B. Anthony
Wife of President John Adams; mother of John Quincy Adams
Important leader in the American Revolution
Founder of the 1st African American church in United States
Leader of movement to give women the right to vote
Abigail Adams
Wife of President John Adams; mother of John Quincy Adams
Samuel Adams
Important leader in the American Revolution
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American History People
William Jennings Bryan
Plessy v. Ferguson
W.E.B. Du Bois
Robert M. Lafollette
Former member of congress who was a strong supporter of silver
Case enforced seperate but equal facilities for whites and bl…
leader of a new generation of african american activist... Afric…
Govener who attacked the way political partys ran their conve…
William Jennings Bryan
Former member of congress who was a strong supporter of silver
Plessy v. Ferguson
Case enforced seperate but equal facilities for whites and bl…
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People in History Colonial and American Revolution
Abigail Adams
John Adams
Wentworth Cheswell
Samuel Adams
-"Remember the ladies" - wife of John Adams
-defended the soldiers of the Boston Massacre -delegate to 1s…
-patriot leader - messenger to the Committee of Safety - help…
- Patriot leader - leader of the Sons of Liberty - participat…
Abigail Adams
-"Remember the ladies" - wife of John Adams
John Adams
-defended the soldiers of the Boston Massacre -delegate to 1s…
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american history people and events
prior
revoloution
proclaimation
intolerable
existing or coming before in time, order, or importance
a forcible overthrow of a government or social order in favor…
a public or official announcement, especially one dealing wit…
unable to be endured
prior
existing or coming before in time, order, or importance
revoloution
a forcible overthrow of a government or social order in favor…
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Important People in American History
Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin
author
learned about electricity
composer
celebrity
Benjamin Franklin
author
Benjamin Franklin
learned about electricity
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American History- Important People
King George the 3rd
Benjamin Franklin
John Adams
George Washington
~Who Was This Important Person?~... Job- King... Key event- America…
~Who Was This Important Person?~... Job- Inventor, Writer, Diplo…
~Who Was This Important Person?~... Job- In the continental cong…
~Who Was This Important Person?~... Job- Delegate to the House o…
King George the 3rd
~Who Was This Important Person?~... Job- King... Key event- America…
Benjamin Franklin
~Who Was This Important Person?~... Job- Inventor, Writer, Diplo…
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American History Chapter 8 People
Daniel Shays
Patrick Henry
George Washington
Alexander Hamilton
Name of the man who led a tax revolt in Massachusetts.
This founding father refused to go to the Constitutional conv…
He was the chairman of the Constitutional Convention.
He was a New Yorker who urged George Washington to call the m…
Daniel Shays
Name of the man who led a tax revolt in Massachusetts.
Patrick Henry
This founding father refused to go to the Constitutional conv…
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American History Exam-People
Henry VII
Martin Luther
Johann Gutenberg
John Calvin
King of England Who transformed his country into a Protestant…
A German monk who became one of the most famous critics of th…
Invented the printing press
Started as a Protestant, initiated the movement of Calvinism…
Henry VII
King of England Who transformed his country into a Protestant…
Martin Luther
A German monk who became one of the most famous critics of th…
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Key People in American History
Abigail Adams
Samuel Adams
Jane Addams
Susan B. Anthony
(1744-1818) wife of Pres John Adams; "Remember the Ladies"
(1722-1803) Revolutionary leader-Sons of Liberty; antifederal…
(1860-1935) cofounder of Hull House; 1931 Nobel Peace Prize
(1820-1906), women's rights leader- National Woman Suffrage A…
Abigail Adams
(1744-1818) wife of Pres John Adams; "Remember the Ladies"
Samuel Adams
(1722-1803) Revolutionary leader-Sons of Liberty; antifederal…
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American History Chapter 6 People
Thomas Jefferson
William Dawes
Patrick Henry
Thomas Paine
He was the author of the Declaration of Independence.
He helped Paul Revere alert the countryside that the British…
He was a member of the Virginia House of Burgesses who spoke…
He is often referred to as the "Penman of the Revolution" bec…
Thomas Jefferson
He was the author of the Declaration of Independence.
William Dawes
He helped Paul Revere alert the countryside that the British…
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American History Chapter 9 People
Anthony Wayne
James Madison
Henry Knox
John Adams
American general who defeated the Indians in the Northwest Te…
U.S. Congressman from Virginia who convinced the Virginia sta…
American general who became the first Secretary of War.
The second President of the United States.
Anthony Wayne
American general who defeated the Indians in the Northwest Te…
James Madison
U.S. Congressman from Virginia who convinced the Virginia sta…
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100 People To Know From American History
Puritans
Roger Williams
Quakers
John Locke
A religious group who wanted to purify the Church of England.…
A dissenter who clashed with the Massachusetts Puritans over…
English dissenters who broke from Church of England, preached…
17th century English philosopher who opposed the divine right…
Puritans
A religious group who wanted to purify the Church of England.…
Roger Williams
A dissenter who clashed with the Massachusetts Puritans over…
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History American revolution People
Betsy Ross
George Washington
Abigal Adams
John Hancock
1752-1836 Credited for making the American flag in 1776
1732- 1799 commnder of continetal army known as the father of…
1744-1818 Wife of John Adams remembered for writing leters to…
1736-1793 Merchant and patriot in american revolution served…
Betsy Ross
1752-1836 Credited for making the American flag in 1776
George Washington
1732- 1799 commnder of continetal army known as the father of…
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American History Midterm - The American People
Catholic Satanic Epic
Protestant Satanic Epic
Las Casas
Columbian Exchange - killing off india…
Stories told by the spanish about the new world; christian he…
Occurs a hundred years later but equally as bad as the Cathol…
Wrote first-hand tragic stories about the spanish and the ter…
• Cortez sees the impact of disease on the indians as an act…
Catholic Satanic Epic
Stories told by the spanish about the new world; christian he…
Protestant Satanic Epic
Occurs a hundred years later but equally as bad as the Cathol…
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African American History- People
Nat Turner
Frederick Douglass
William Lloyd Garrison
Theodore Weld
enslaved preacher convinced others; went to each house and ki…
...
immediatist
gradualist
Nat Turner
enslaved preacher convinced others; went to each house and ki…
Frederick Douglass
...
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American History People
Louis Sullivan
Frank Loyd Wright
Brooklyn bridge
Old immigration
Father of skyscapers
Modern architectural style
Roebling. First and longest suspension bridge
Before 1880,most people came from England and Ireland
Louis Sullivan
Father of skyscapers
Frank Loyd Wright
Modern architectural style
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American History people
Pacho Villa
Bernard Baruch
Vladimir Lenin
A. Mitchell Palmer
Led a group of guerrillas
Appointed to run the War Industries Board
Leader of the Bolshevik Party
United States Attorney General
Pacho Villa
Led a group of guerrillas
Bernard Baruch
Appointed to run the War Industries Board
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American History Exam (People)
Leader of band of Pilgrims who sailed…
Leader of Puritan colonists to Massach…
Philadelphia printer of Poor Richard's…
American General wounded early in Revo…
William Bradford
John Winthrop
Benjamin Franklin
Benedict Arnold
Leader of band of Pilgrims who sailed…
William Bradford
Leader of Puritan colonists to Massach…
John Winthrop
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American History Chapter 5 People
Jonathan Edwards
William Pitt
Oliver Cromwell
George Washington
He was the American preacher who gave fiery sermons and drew…
He was the Prime Minister of England who sent more soldiers a…
During the English Civil War he was the leader of Parliament…
He was the young Virginia militia officer who started the Fre…
Jonathan Edwards
He was the American preacher who gave fiery sermons and drew…
William Pitt
He was the Prime Minister of England who sent more soldiers a…
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American History - Chapter 19 People
Nat Love
George A. Custer
Jesse James
Geronimo
He was an African American cowboy who had exceptional skills…
He was the cavalry commander who led his troopers to their de…
In an era of outlaws and desperadoes this man was probably th…
He was a leader of the Apache Indians who fought the United S…
Nat Love
He was an African American cowboy who had exceptional skills…
George A. Custer
He was the cavalry commander who led his troopers to their de…
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American History - People
Rutherford B. Hayes
Ulysses S. Grant
Booker T. Washington
Jefferson Davis
19th president of the US (oversaw the end of reconstruction,…
18th president of the US (led the union armies to victory ove…
one of the foremost African-American leaders of the late 19th…
the first and only president of the confederate states of ame…
Rutherford B. Hayes
19th president of the US (oversaw the end of reconstruction,…
Ulysses S. Grant
18th president of the US (led the union armies to victory ove…
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Key People in American History
Abigail Adams (1744-1818)
Samuel Adams (1722-1803)
Susan B. Anthony (1820-1906)
John Brown (1800-1859)
Wife of President John Adams; "Remember the Ladies"
Revolutionary leader-Sons of Liberty; antifederalist
Women's rights leader-National Woman Suffrage Association
Extreme abolitionist;led Pottawotamie Massacre, raid of Harpe…
Abigail Adams (1744-1818)
Wife of President John Adams; "Remember the Ladies"
Samuel Adams (1722-1803)
Revolutionary leader-Sons of Liberty; antifederalist
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American History Chapter 7 People
Haym Solomon
Johan de Kalb
Benedict Arnold
John Andre
He was a Philadelphia business who become the financier of th…
He was a Bavarian nobleman who came to America to fight for u…
He was the American general who eventually became a traitor t…
He was a British major who was the spy master of the British…
Haym Solomon
He was a Philadelphia business who become the financier of th…
Johan de Kalb
He was a Bavarian nobleman who came to America to fight for u…
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American History - Chapter 15 People
John C. Breckinridge
Abraham Lincoln
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Robert E. Lee
He was the Southern Democratic Party candidate for president…
He ran for senator from Illinois in 1858 and president in 1860.
She was the author of "Uncle Tom's Cabin".
He was the colonel who led the troops that put down John Brow…
John C. Breckinridge
He was the Southern Democratic Party candidate for president…
Abraham Lincoln
He ran for senator from Illinois in 1858 and president in 1860.
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American History - Chapter 18 People
Abraham Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln
Ulysses S. Grant
Ulysses S. Grant
He was the first President to be assassinated.
He was the American President who came up with the 10% plan f…
He was the 18th President of the United States.
He was the President who realized that the only way he won th…
Abraham Lincoln
He was the first President to be assassinated.
Abraham Lincoln
He was the American President who came up with the 10% plan f…
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American History Exam-People
Henry VII
Martin Luther
Johann Gutenberg
John Calvin
King of England Who transformed his country into a Protestant…
A German monk who became one of the most famous critics of th…
Invented the printing press
Started as a Protestant, initiated the movement of Calvinism…
Henry VII
King of England Who transformed his country into a Protestant…
Martin Luther
A German monk who became one of the most famous critics of th…
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American History Exam People
Rublican
Free Soil
"Honest Abe"
Illinois
Lincoln
Lincoln
Lincoln
Lincoln
Rublican
Lincoln
Free Soil
Lincoln
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Key People in American History
Samuel Adams
John Wilkes Booth
John Brown
John C. Calhoun
Important leader in the American Revolution
Southerner who assassinated President Abraham Lincoln after t…
Militant abolitionist who led raid at Harper's Ferry
Vice-President of the U.S; created doctrine of nullification
Samuel Adams
Important leader in the American Revolution
John Wilkes Booth
Southerner who assassinated President Abraham Lincoln after t…
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American History Chapter 16 People
Abraham Lincoln
John Pope
Robert E. Lee
David G. Farragut
He was the President of the United States during the Civil War.
He was the Union general who was defeated at Second Bull Run.
He was the Confederate general who had been offered the comma…
He was the Union naval commander and future admiral who captu…
Abraham Lincoln
He was the President of the United States during the Civil War.
John Pope
He was the Union general who was defeated at Second Bull Run.
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American History - Chapter 17 People
Clara Barton
Belle Boyd
George B. McClellan
Andrew Johnson
The name of the Union nurse who later organized the American…
The name of the woman who was a spy for the Confederacy.
He was a Union general who later ran against Abraham Lincoln…
He became President on the assassination of Lincoln.
Clara Barton
The name of the Union nurse who later organized the American…
Belle Boyd
The name of the woman who was a spy for the Confederacy.
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Key people in american history
Abigail Adams
Samuel Adams
Jane Addams
Susan B. Anthony
(1744-1818) wife of Pres John Adams; "Remember the Ladies"
(1722-1803) Revolutionary leader-Sons of Liberty; antifederal…
(1860-1935) cofounder of Hull House; 1931 Nobel Peace Prize
(1820-1906), women's rights leader- National Woman Suffrage A…
Abigail Adams
(1744-1818) wife of Pres John Adams; "Remember the Ladies"
Samuel Adams
(1722-1803) Revolutionary leader-Sons of Liberty; antifederal…
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American History People
David Wilmot
Lewis Cass
Martin Van Buren
Zachary Taylor
Representative from Pennsylvania who proposed a ban on slaver…
Democrat from Michigan who wanted to let popular sovereignty…
The new Free Soil Party chose him as their candidate in the e…
Won the election of 1848. Was a Whig
David Wilmot
Representative from Pennsylvania who proposed a ban on slaver…
Lewis Cass
Democrat from Michigan who wanted to let popular sovereignty…
People of American History
Jane Adams (7)
Boss Tweed (7)
Rutherford B. Hayes (7)
James A Garfield (7)
One of the most influential members of the influential moveme…
Political machine who became head of Tammany hall, and was Ne…
Elected 1876, who couldn't convince congress to support reform.
Ohio congressman and presidential candidate who wanted to bal…
Jane Adams (7)
One of the most influential members of the influential moveme…
Boss Tweed (7)
Political machine who became head of Tammany hall, and was Ne…
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Key People in American History #2
William Lloyd Garrison
Marcus Garvey
Samuel Gompers
Alexander Hamilton
1805-1879. Prominent American abolitionist, journalist and so…
African American leader during the 1920s who founded the Univ…
A labor union leader who founded the AFL. Serving as presiden…
1789-1795; First Secretary of the Treasury. He advocated crea…
William Lloyd Garrison
1805-1879. Prominent American abolitionist, journalist and so…
Marcus Garvey
African American leader during the 1920s who founded the Univ…
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