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American History - Chapter 13 People
Junipero Serra
James Fanin
Jedidiah Smith
James Marshall
He was the missionary priest who started settlements in Calif…
He was the Texas colonel who got his men executed when he sur…
He was the mountain man who discovered the South Pass which o…
He was the carpenter who discovered gold in California.
Junipero Serra
He was the missionary priest who started settlements in Calif…
James Fanin
He was the Texas colonel who got his men executed when he sur…
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American History Chapter 10 People
Robert Livingston
Andrew Jackson
Alexander Hamilton
John Marshall
He was the American ambassador to France at the time of the L…
He was the American general who won the Battle of New Orleans.
He was the leader of the Federalist Party who tried to fix th…
He was the Chief Justice of the United States at this time in…
Robert Livingston
He was the American ambassador to France at the time of the L…
Andrew Jackson
He was the American general who won the Battle of New Orleans.
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American History Final people
Queen Lilivokalani
William Randolph Hearst
Theodore Roosevelt
Emilio Aguinaldo
Hawaiian queen who was forced out of power by a revolution st…
United States newspaper publisher whose introduction of large…
A leader of the Rough Riders in Cuba. Took Office when McKinl…
Filipino rebel leader that tried to lead them to independence.
Queen Lilivokalani
Hawaiian queen who was forced out of power by a revolution st…
William Randolph Hearst
United States newspaper publisher whose introduction of large…
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American History Exam People
Irvin Mcdowell
Ulysses Grant
David Farragut
Robert E. Lee
Union General in the first Battle of Bull Run
Became the leader of the Union army towards the end... Elected P…
Led the Union navy to victory in the Battle of New Orleans
Leader of the Confederate army. Had several impressive victor…
Irvin Mcdowell
Union General in the first Battle of Bull Run
Ulysses Grant
Became the leader of the Union army towards the end... Elected P…
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key people in american history
Abigail Adams
Samuel Adams
John Brown
William Jennings Bryan
wife of president John Adams; "remember the ladies" - support…
leader of the sons of liberty during the american revolution
extreme abolitionists; led the raid on Harper's Ferry
gave the "cross of gold" speech in favor of Bimetallism; popu…
Abigail Adams
wife of president John Adams; "remember the ladies" - support…
Samuel Adams
leader of the sons of liberty during the american revolution
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Famous people in American history
Fredrick Douglass
Dorthea Dix
William Loyd Garrison
Horace Mann
Made a speech on anti-slavery
She reformed prison with education and medicine
Made a newspaper on anti-slavery
Reformed education in schools
Fredrick Douglass
Made a speech on anti-slavery
Dorthea Dix
She reformed prison with education and medicine
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American history people and terms
Sacco and Vanzetti
Warren G. Harding
Charles Evans Hughes
Albert B. Fall
Were arrested and charged with the robbery and murder of a fa…
Was a good-natured man who "looked like a president ought to…
Urged that no more warships she be built for 10 years
Various all executives, managed to get the oil reserves trans…
Sacco and Vanzetti
Were arrested and charged with the robbery and murder of a fa…
Warren G. Harding
Was a good-natured man who "looked like a president ought to…
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American history people
Henry Clay
Martin Van Buren
whig party
Charles G Finney
organized the compromise between presidnet Jackson and Couth…
Jackson's Secretarly of state and second VP; first US born pr…
This group was help together by an anti-Jackson sentiment
lead avangalist in the 2nd great awakening
Henry Clay
organized the compromise between presidnet Jackson and Couth…
Martin Van Buren
Jackson's Secretarly of state and second VP; first US born pr…
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American History People
John C Calhoun
William Sherman
Danial Webster
Henry Clay
An outspoken politician from South Carolina... Pro-slavery... Pro-s…
He used total warfare (general) ... Burnt down Atlanta... "March to…
From Massachusetts, he was the senator at the time... Known for…
Tried to prevent Civil War... The first Act he created was the M…
John C Calhoun
An outspoken politician from South Carolina... Pro-slavery... Pro-s…
William Sherman
He used total warfare (general) ... Burnt down Atlanta... "March to…
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American History - Important people
Richard Grenville
Sir Walter Raleigh
John Smith
John Winthrop
Came to the U.S with 5 ships, soon after arrival falsely accu…
Crushing on Queen Elizabeth, married one of her maids in secr…
Original Governor of Jamestown
1624 - puritan, governor of Massachusetts bay colony, he want…
Richard Grenville
Came to the U.S with 5 ships, soon after arrival falsely accu…
Sir Walter Raleigh
Crushing on Queen Elizabeth, married one of her maids in secr…
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American History Colonial People
Abigail Adams
John Adams
Sam Adams
James Armisted
Wrote plays about British fought for womens rights.Stayed at…
Wrote petitions to the king.... defended soldiers at boston m…
Leaders of the sons of liberty. cousins with John Adams.
Black spy for Washington, told them all british secrets.
Abigail Adams
Wrote plays about British fought for womens rights.Stayed at…
John Adams
Wrote petitions to the king.... defended soldiers at boston m…
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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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People in American History
John Cabot
Sir Francis Drake
John Raleigh
Henry Hudson
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John Cabot
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Sir Francis Drake
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American History People & Inventions
Edwin L. Drake
Henry Bessemer
Michael Faraday
Samuel FB Morse
oil derrick - contraption that could extract oil from the gro…
steel
"Electric Dynamo" - 1st electric generator
telegraph - Morse code
Edwin L. Drake
oil derrick - contraption that could extract oil from the gro…
Henry Bessemer
steel
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American History PEOPLE
Prince Henry the Navigator
Marco Polo
Bartolomeu Dias
Vasco da Gama
Inspired sailing in the Portuguese
Traveled to Asia from Portugal and traveled back to tell amaz…
Portuguese navigator led an expedition to Asia but turned aro…
Found a sea route to Asia
Prince Henry the Navigator
Inspired sailing in the Portuguese
Marco Polo
Traveled to Asia from Portugal and traveled back to tell amaz…
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american history people
Prince Henry the Navigator
Marco Polo
Bartolomeu Dias
Vasco da Gama
Inspired sailing in the Portuguese
Traveled to Asia from Portugal and traveled back to tell amaz…
Portuguese navigator led an expedition to Asia but turned aro…
Found a sea route to Asia
Prince Henry the Navigator
Inspired sailing in the Portuguese
Marco Polo
Traveled to Asia from Portugal and traveled back to tell amaz…
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american history people
John Smith
Roger Williams
King Phillip
Francis Drake
important leader at Jamestown, he said no work no eat
he founded Rhode Island, witch became the most free of the co…
King of Spain who sent to the Armanda to Engaland, failed
English pirate who helped defeat the Spanish Armada and knigh…
John Smith
important leader at Jamestown, he said no work no eat
Roger Williams
he founded Rhode Island, witch became the most free of the co…
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American History Chapter 12 Key Terms and People
Industrial Revolution
Textiles
Richard Arkwright
Samuel Slater
A period of rapid growth in the use of machinery to make goods.
cloth items
1767 Englishman invented a large spinning machine called the…
Skilled British mechanic, immigrated to U.S. after carefully…
Industrial Revolution
A period of rapid growth in the use of machinery to make goods.
Textiles
cloth items
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American history people
Irvin Mcdowell
Ulysses S. Grant
David Farragut
Robert E. Lee
Wanted time to turn his soldiers into a effective fighting fo…
Won many battles for the union surrounding the Mississippi Ri…
Entered the Mississippi River from the Gulf of Mexico. On Apr…
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Irvin Mcdowell
Wanted time to turn his soldiers into a effective fighting fo…
Ulysses S. Grant
Won many battles for the union surrounding the Mississippi Ri…
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American history people
Robert e lee
U. S. Grant
Irvin mcdowell
George mccllean
Confederate general who brought against grant and wanted to i…
Union general who fought against lee; aggressive attack
Union leader at the first battle of bull run
seven days battle; battle of Antietam
Robert e lee
Confederate general who brought against grant and wanted to i…
U. S. Grant
Union general who fought against lee; aggressive attack
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People of American history
John Locke
Thomas Jefferson
George Washington
James Madison
National rights ... Independence... Enlightment
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John Locke
National rights ... Independence... Enlightment
Thomas Jefferson
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People in American History
George Washington
Benjamin Franklin
Thomas Jefferson
James Monroe
Was the commander-in-cheif of the American forces in the war…
Invented the bifocals, harmonica, and many more. He discovere…
Wrote the Declaration of Independence. Was the third presiden…
He made the Monroe Doctrine which stated that no European cou…
George Washington
Was the commander-in-cheif of the American forces in the war…
Benjamin Franklin
Invented the bifocals, harmonica, and many more. He discovere…
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History Famous American People
F.C. Lowell
Fulton
Cooper
Morse
textile mill
Steamboat
built Tom Thumb locomotive
invented the morse code
F.C. Lowell
textile mill
Fulton
Steamboat
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American history people
William McKinley
Spear of influence
John hay
Protectorate
Favored annexation of Hawaii
Geographic area where an outside nation exert economic or pol…
Secretary of State who proposed open door policy
Country under control and protection of another country
William McKinley
Favored annexation of Hawaii
Spear of influence
Geographic area where an outside nation exert economic or pol…
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people in american history
john winthrop
anne hutchinson
john smith
john rolfe
puritans " city on a hill"
heretic
made a deal withe the powhatan tribe. helped jamestown
made tobacco this made jamestown wealthy
john winthrop
puritans " city on a hill"
anne hutchinson
heretic
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Key People in American History
Neil Armstrong (1930-)
Andrew Carnegie(1835-1919)
Cesar Chavez(1927-1993)
Clarence Darrow (1857-1938)
American astronaut first person to land ion the moon, 1969
Carnegie Steel , robber baron, philanthropist
Formed United Farm Workers Organization Committee, 1962
defended John Scopes for teaching evolution
Neil Armstrong (1930-)
American astronaut first person to land ion the moon, 1969
Andrew Carnegie(1835-1919)
Carnegie Steel , robber baron, philanthropist
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American History Substantial People
Eugene Debs
Andrew Carnegie
Rutherford B. Hayes
J.D. Rockefeller
Socialist who ran for president five times and once received…
This charitable giver made his fortune in steel.
President of the U.S. from 1876 to 1880. His goal was to refo…
The man who first made a fortune in kerosene, thus providing…
Eugene Debs
Socialist who ran for president five times and once received…
Andrew Carnegie
This charitable giver made his fortune in steel.
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American history People
George washington
King George III
Sam adams
John calhoun
1st President of the United States; commander-in-chief of the…
(4.1) King of England during the American Revolution, highly…
Member of the first and second Continental Congress, signed t…
(1830s-40s) Leader of the Fugitive Slave Law, which forced th…
George washington
1st President of the United States; commander-in-chief of the…
King George III
(4.1) King of England during the American Revolution, highly…
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American History People
William Jennings Bryan
Thomas Edison
Samuel Gompers
Henry Bessemer
candidate for populist party in 1896
holder of over a thousand patents
leader of the American Federation of Labor
Bessemer process for steel making
William Jennings Bryan
candidate for populist party in 1896
Thomas Edison
holder of over a thousand patents
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People - Latin American History
Leif Ericson
Prince Henry the Navigator
Bartholomeu Dias
Vasco de Gama
- Led norse expeditions west for a new home and found canada…
- Started school of geography and navigation... - Sent his stude…
First to sail southern tip of Africa
First to sail around Africa and reach India
Leif Ericson
- Led norse expeditions west for a new home and found canada…
Prince Henry the Navigator
- Started school of geography and navigation... - Sent his stude…
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Key People in American History
Abigail Adams (1744-1818)
Samuel Adams (1822-1803)
Jane Addams (1860-1935)
Susan B. Anthony (1820-1906)
Wife of President John Adams; "Remember the Ladies"
Revolutionary leader - Sons of Liberty; antifederalist
Cofounder of Hull House; 1931 Nobel Peace Prize
Women's rights leader - National Woman Suffrage Association
Abigail Adams (1744-1818)
Wife of President John Adams; "Remember the Ladies"
Samuel Adams (1822-1803)
Revolutionary leader - Sons of Liberty; antifederalist
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American History People
Sir Francis Drake
Sir Walter Raleigh
Captain John Smith
Pocahontas
English adventurer who attacked Spanish ships and ports
English explorer given land in North America by Queen Elizabeth
An experienced explorer credited with the Jamestown colony su…
Daughter of chief Powhatan
Sir Francis Drake
English adventurer who attacked Spanish ships and ports
Sir Walter Raleigh
English explorer given land in North America by Queen Elizabeth
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American History people
Jane Adams
Booker T washington
Charles Darwin
George Clemenceau
American social worker and activist, co-founder of Hull house…
waiting African American rights
evolution idea
French Premier
Jane Adams
American social worker and activist, co-founder of Hull house…
Booker T washington
waiting African American rights
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American History - People
Christopher Columbus
Ferdinand Magellan
Vasco de Gama
Pocahontas
Italian explorer who discovered San Salvador, the Bahamas, an…
Circumnavigated the entire world- named the pacific ocean
Huge semi-circular sweep through the Atlantic Ocean going to…
Daughter of Chief Powhatan, married to John Rolfe, helped Ame…
Christopher Columbus
Italian explorer who discovered San Salvador, the Bahamas, an…
Ferdinand Magellan
Circumnavigated the entire world- named the pacific ocean
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American History People
Christopher Columbus
Conquistadores
Nathaniel Bacon
Stono Rebellion
Looking for Asia and new trade routes in 1492
Spanish Empire or Portuguese Empire soldiers or explorers.
Famous instigator of Bacons Rebellion. Helped yeoman revolt a…
First slave revolt in SC. Stopped by local militia. Result is…
Christopher Columbus
Looking for Asia and new trade routes in 1492
Conquistadores
Spanish Empire or Portuguese Empire soldiers or explorers.
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American history people
John Marshall
Aaron Burr
William Clark
Merriweather Lewis
Supreme Court Justice
Governor of New York; killed Hamilton in a deul
Cartographer; explored Louisiana Territory
Led expedition of the Louisiana Purchase
John Marshall
Supreme Court Justice
Aaron Burr
Governor of New York; killed Hamilton in a deul
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American history (people)
Preston Brooks
John bell
Stephen Douglas
John C. Fremont
Southern representative who beat northern senator in the Sena…
Constitutional union candidate in the crucial election of 1860
Illinois senator who is one of the major proponents of popula…
War hero and the first Republican candidate for president
Preston Brooks
Southern representative who beat northern senator in the Sena…
John bell
Constitutional union candidate in the crucial election of 1860
American History (people)
Leif eriksson
Henry the navigator
Christopher Columbus
Ferdinand Magellan
The son of Erik the red
was responsible for advances that would make exploration more…
a sailor from Geno , Italy
a Portuguese navigator , set out with a Spanish fleet to sail…
Leif eriksson
The son of Erik the red
Henry the navigator
was responsible for advances that would make exploration more…
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american history- people
Valeriano Weyler
William Hearst
Joseph Pulitzer
President Grover Cleveland
- became military leader... - had one job- end the rebellion
- Yellow Journalism... - Publisher of the NY Journal
- Yellow Journalism... - Publisher of the NY World
- knew what was going on in Cuba wasn't true... - congress wante…
Valeriano Weyler
- became military leader... - had one job- end the rebellion
William Hearst
- Yellow Journalism... - Publisher of the NY Journal
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History of American People to 1877
Salutary Neglect
Navigation Acts
Mercantilism
French & Indian War (Seven Years' War)
Informal British policy during the first half of the eighteen…
(1650-1775) Restrictions passed by the British Parliament to…
Policy of Great Britain and other imperial powers of regulati…
(1756-1763) The last and most important of four colonial wars…
Salutary Neglect
Informal British policy during the first half of the eighteen…
Navigation Acts
(1650-1775) Restrictions passed by the British Parliament to…
People in Early American History
John Winthrop
John Smith
Pocahontas
George Washington
founder of Massachusetts Bay Colony, first governor, strict P…
responsible for England's first new colony in the New World,…
married to John Rolfe, converted to Christianity and was deem…
only president to fight in person, unanimously voted in as pr…
John Winthrop
founder of Massachusetts Bay Colony, first governor, strict P…
John Smith
responsible for England's first new colony in the New World,…
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American History (American revolution people)
John Trumbell
Dr. Joseph Warren
Benedict Arnold
Henry Knox
eyewitness artist of the revolutionary period who painted The…
patriot leader who was killed at the Battle of Bunker Hill an…
patriot military leader who was a hero at the Battle of Sarat…
Boston bookseller who brought artillery 300 miles from Lake C…
John Trumbell
eyewitness artist of the revolutionary period who painted The…
Dr. Joseph Warren
patriot leader who was killed at the Battle of Bunker Hill an…
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American History: the main people
John Smith
John Wheelright
Thomas Hooker
Squanto
was sent to lead Jamestown and came up with the principle, "H…
forced to leave Massachusetts because he agreed with Hutchins…
left Massachusetts with about 100 others who also disagreed w…
the local chief of Native American, who brought the Pilgrims…
John Smith
was sent to lead Jamestown and came up with the principle, "H…
John Wheelright
forced to leave Massachusetts because he agreed with Hutchins…
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People: American History -1800's
Thomas Jefferson
Meriweather Lewis
William Clark
Sacajawea
Principal author of the Declaration of Independence and the t…
Thomas Jefferson's friend and secretary who was commissioned…
Co-captain of the expedition to explore the territory of the…
Shoshone woman who translated for Lewis and Clark
Thomas Jefferson
Principal author of the Declaration of Independence and the t…
Meriweather Lewis
Thomas Jefferson's friend and secretary who was commissioned…
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American History 201 People To Know
Christopher Columbus:
Ferdinand Magellan:
Vasco de Balboa:
Hernando Cortes:
>Was called the "Admiral of the Ocean Sea." ... >He discovered t…
>A Portugal mariner, who also sailed under the Spanish flag,…
>In 1513, he crossed the Isthmus of Panama, and as a result b…
>Led an expedition of 600 men into Mexico, 300 hundred of tho…
Christopher Columbus:
>Was called the "Admiral of the Ocean Sea." ... >He discovered t…
Ferdinand Magellan:
>A Portugal mariner, who also sailed under the Spanish flag,…
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American History people to remember:
Richard Nixon
Adlai Stevenson
William Levitt
Jack Kerouac
-37 pres.... -foreign policy toward soviet union & china & for i…
-gov of illinois... -democratic candidate for president in 1952…
-built new communities in the suburbs after WW2, using mass p…
-author... -embodied beatnik spirit for many americans
Richard Nixon
-37 pres.... -foreign policy toward soviet union & china & for i…
Adlai Stevenson
-gov of illinois... -democratic candidate for president in 1952…
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important people in american history
Thomas Hooker
James Oglethorpe
Roger Williams
William penn
He was a minister in Massachusetts who stopped liking the way…
Got a charter to create a colony where poor people and englis…
A minister who believed that people should not be persecuted…
He was a wealthy english gentlemen who got a charter to found…
Thomas Hooker
He was a minister in Massachusetts who stopped liking the way…
James Oglethorpe
Got a charter to create a colony where poor people and englis…
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American history people and battles
Battle of midway
Battle of Stalingrad
Battle of the bulge
Battle of the coral sea
An american victory thay was the turning point in the pacific…
Major battle between German and Soviet troops in WWII. The ba…
German counteroffensive in December 1944-- major German offen…
First naval fought entirely by planes based on aircraft carri…
Battle of midway
An american victory thay was the turning point in the pacific…
Battle of Stalingrad
Major battle between German and Soviet troops in WWII. The ba…
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Important people in American history
George washington
John d. Rockefeller
William "boss" tweed
William Randolph Hearst & Joseph Pulit…
1st cabinet. Precident
Oil. Tycoon. Rich
Political machine. Tamney hall
Yellow journalism
George washington
1st cabinet. Precident
John d. Rockefeller
Oil. Tycoon. Rich
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American History - People
Elias Howe
Alessandro Volta
Henry Bessemer
James J. Hill
sewing machine
electric battery
steel
Great Northern Railroad
Elias Howe
sewing machine
Alessandro Volta
electric battery
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