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Immigrant voices (Immigration midterm)
John Harrower
Irish Immigrant Letters
William and Sophie Frank Seyffardt
Rosa Cassettari
1773-1776; from Shetland Island, Scotland; indentured servant…
1847-1848; rare because of Potato famine of 1840s; shows impo…
1851-1863; one of many German couples than settled in Midwest…
1884; Northern Italian (Lombardi) woman who immigrated to the…
John Harrower
1773-1776; from Shetland Island, Scotland; indentured servant…
Irish Immigrant Letters
1847-1848; rare because of Potato famine of 1840s; shows impo…
12 terms
American Immigration
Cornelius Vanderbilt
Andrew Carnegie
Henry Ford
John D. Rocketfeller
Bought major Railroads
Steel Production
Car Assembly line
Standard oil
Cornelius Vanderbilt
Bought major Railroads
Andrew Carnegie
Steel Production
American Immigration
steerage
horrible
judgement
bewildered
dækplads
forfærdeligt
dom
forvirret
steerage
dækplads
horrible
forfærdeligt
31 terms
American voices
Obsequious
Conciliate
Termagant
Insuperable
Characterized by or showing servile compliance or deference
To overcome the distress or hostility of
A violent turbulent or brawling woman
In capable of being passed over
Obsequious
Characterized by or showing servile compliance or deference
Conciliate
To overcome the distress or hostility of
22 terms
American Voices Issue 2 - The Calling Voice
shed
enormous
backdrop
transported
a small structure sometimes used to store garden tools or mac…
extremely large; giant, gigantic
the scenery in the background on a stage
figuratively: the feeling that you have been taken to a very…
shed
a small structure sometimes used to store garden tools or mac…
enormous
extremely large; giant, gigantic
5 terms
American Immigrants
Immigrants
Ancestors
Keep in touch
Celebrate
People that move from one country to another
Your family before your grandparents
To talk to someone at least once in awhile
To have fun because something good happened
Immigrants
People that move from one country to another
Ancestors
Your family before your grandparents
American Immigration
metropolis
famine
Homestead Act
entrepreneurship
the capital or chief city of a country or region
Extreme scarcity of food
A law that encouraged Western migration by providing settlers…
The willingness to take risks and develop, organize, or manag…
metropolis
the capital or chief city of a country or region
famine
Extreme scarcity of food
31 terms
American Immigration
immigration
ways of thinking
better life
races
移住
考え方
~より良い生活
民族, 人種
immigration
移住
ways of thinking
考え方
22 terms
American Immigration
1492 Columbus
1907 Jamestown
1620 Pilgrams
1630 Puritans
Columbus sailed the ocean blue
settles from England moved to Jamestown
Mayflower compact
Massachusetts Bay becomes a big English colony because of Joh…
1492 Columbus
Columbus sailed the ocean blue
1907 Jamestown
settles from England moved to Jamestown
30 terms
American Voices
Pima Story
Iroquois story
A modell of christian charity
Verses upon the burning house
Native american creation story
native american creation story
John Winthrop (Puritanism)
Anne Bradstreet (Puritanism)
Pima Story
Native american creation story
Iroquois story
native american creation story
28 terms
HUM225_MIDTERM-IMMIGRANT-VOICES
groups have shaped the development of…
Engraving on Plaque Mounted on Pedesta…
Emigrate
Immigrate
• Native Americans... • Immigrants: those who chose to come to t…
"Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning…
means "to leave one's home country"
means "to move to a new country"
groups have shaped the development of…
• Native Americans... • Immigrants: those who chose to come to t…
Engraving on Plaque Mounted on Pedesta…
"Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning…
23 terms
american immigration
According to the video, the population…
what caused 800,00 people to migrate t…
so in the 40 years around the turn of…
was the largest increase in population…
1850
the homestead act
yes
yes
According to the video, the population…
1850
what caused 800,00 people to migrate t…
the homestead act
39 terms
American Immigrants
immigrant
immigrate
homeland
evidence
n. [c] a person who comes to a country to live there
v. to come to a country to live there — often + to
n,[c] the country where someone was born or grew up
n.[nc] something which shows that something else exists or is…
immigrant
n. [c] a person who comes to a country to live there
immigrate
v. to come to a country to live there — often + to
21 terms
american immigration
According to the video, the population…
what caused 800,00 people to migrate t…
so in the 40 years around the turn of…
was the largest increase in population…
1850
the homestead act
yes
yes
According to the video, the population…
1850
what caused 800,00 people to migrate t…
the homestead act
39 terms
American Studies, American Immigration
reasons for immigration (6)
push factor for immigration
pull factor for immigration
years of Scotch-Irish and Slave immigr…
political freedom, religious freedom, economic, political ref…
need to leave to survive
attracted to a new way of life
1607-1830
reasons for immigration (6)
political freedom, religious freedom, economic, political ref…
push factor for immigration
need to leave to survive
American Voice
Diversification
Optimisim
Industrialization
Commercialism
the reduction of risk achieved by replacing a single risk wit…
Hopefulness and confidence about the future or the successful…
The development of industries for the machine production of g…
emphasis on the maximizing of profit
Diversification
the reduction of risk achieved by replacing a single risk wit…
Optimisim
Hopefulness and confidence about the future or the successful…
20 terms
American Immigration
Walt Whitman comments on the U.S?
E Pluribus Unum
What was the 1782 de facto motto of th…
What was the motto changed to in 1956
Here is not merely a nation but a nation of nations
Out of many,one
E Pluribus Unum
In God We trust
Walt Whitman comments on the U.S?
Here is not merely a nation but a nation of nations
E Pluribus Unum
Out of many,one
8 terms
American immigration
What countries made up the old immigra…
Why did people of the old immigration…
Which countries made up the old immigr…
Why did people of the new immigration…
UK, Germany, France, switzerland, Belgium, Netherlands, Irela…
Permanent settlers
Austria, Russia, Hungary and Italy
Take advantage of the greater wages offered in the USA
What countries made up the old immigra…
UK, Germany, France, switzerland, Belgium, Netherlands, Irela…
Why did people of the old immigration…
Permanent settlers
17 terms
Unit 1: American Voices
Conviction
Resolve
Introspective
Collaborate
firm belief
determination
examining of one's own thoughts and feelings
to work together
Conviction
firm belief
Resolve
determination
African American Voices
Acclaim
Affected
Affirmation
Circumscribe
Respect
Effect
Support
Limits
Acclaim
Respect
Affected
Effect
31 terms
Ch 3 American Voices
Jane Addams helped people become ----…
--- House was a center for helping imm…
Lillian ---- helped immigrants settle…
Prejudice
"Ameicanized"
Hull
Wald
To dislike someone without knowing him is called
Jane Addams helped people become ----…
"Ameicanized"
--- House was a center for helping imm…
Hull
18 terms
Immigration and 1920's American
Red Scare
Socialism
Sacco and Vanzetti
Xenophobia
A social/political movement designed to prevent a socialist/c…
An economic and governmental system based on public ownership…
Italian radicals who became symbols of the Red Scare of the 1…
fear of foreigners
Red Scare
A social/political movement designed to prevent a socialist/c…
Socialism
An economic and governmental system based on public ownership…
Ch. 3 AMERICAN VOICES
Language barrier
prejudice
immigrate
Native Americans
when differences in language hinder communication
disliking a person without knowing anything about him
to come to America from another country
group of people who have always been in America
Language barrier
when differences in language hinder communication
prejudice
disliking a person without knowing anything about him
15 terms
American Voices Issue 2 - Morganstern
dial
a bunch
to pass away
recall
the round knob or part of a radio that changes the volume or…
colloquial term for "a lot" or "a group"
a gentle or polite way to say that someone died
to remember
dial
the round knob or part of a radio that changes the volume or…
a bunch
colloquial term for "a lot" or "a group"
Immigration and 1920's American
Red Scare
Socialism
Sacco and Vanzetti
Xenophobia
A social/political movement designed to prevent a socialist/c…
An economic and governmental system based on public ownership…
Italian radicals who became symbols of the Red Scare of the 1…
fear of foreigners
Red Scare
A social/political movement designed to prevent a socialist/c…
Socialism
An economic and governmental system based on public ownership…
Mexican American Voices
Bilingual
Biographical
Chronological
Deficient
Two Languages
Life Story
In order
incomplete
Bilingual
Two Languages
Biographical
Life Story
14 terms
American Immigration Policy
Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882
Gentlemen's Agreement of 1907-1908
Literacy Test Act of 1917
Quota Acts of 1921
...
In a series of notes exchanged between late 1907 and early 19…
...
This established a small Japanese quote 100/year. European im…
Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882
...
Gentlemen's Agreement of 1907-1908
In a series of notes exchanged between late 1907 and early 19…
24 terms
Native Americans and Immigration
The main reason Archaic Indians travel…
The main reason Pilgrims traveled to t…
The main reason Columbus traveled to t…
The main reason Roanoke Colonists trav…
They wanted to follow their food source, the mammoths
They wanted to find a place where they had freedom to worship
Wanted to find a way to the Far East to find riches and spices
Wanted to claim land for their own country-England
The main reason Archaic Indians travel…
They wanted to follow their food source, the mammoths
The main reason Pilgrims traveled to t…
They wanted to find a place where they had freedom to worship
11 terms
Native American Voices Vocab
impose
impose
retaliate
retaliate
force (something unwelcome or unfamiliar) to be accepted or p…
His proposal to ________ a tax of 1% on real property and of…
make an attack or assault in return for a similar attack
To _________ for the rebel attack, the Emperor executed all o…
impose
force (something unwelcome or unfamiliar) to be accepted or p…
impose
His proposal to ________ a tax of 1% on real property and of…
American Voices Quiz #2
Factions
Assimilation
Minority
Naturalization
groups of people inside a political party, club, working agai…
process of adapting to the culture of an adopted country
group of people that differs in some way from the larger popu…
process of becoming a citizen
Factions
groups of people inside a political party, club, working agai…
Assimilation
process of adapting to the culture of an adopted country
16 terms
American Voices Assessment
Order of Periods
Native View and Puritan View
Enlightment
Romanticism
1. Native View and Puritan View... 2. Enlightment ... 3. Romanticis…
- Pima Creation Story ... - Iroquois Story ... - Verses Upon the Bu…
- On Wealth, Luxury, and Virtue, by Franklin... - Remarks Concer…
- Young Goodman Brown; the Minister's black veil by Hawthorne…
Order of Periods
1. Native View and Puritan View... 2. Enlightment ... 3. Romanticis…
Native View and Puritan View
- Pima Creation Story ... - Iroquois Story ... - Verses Upon the Bu…
10 terms
American Voices Quiz #2
Descendants
Stock
Minority
Naturalization
people who are offspring of an ancestor
descendants of a particular individual or ethnic group; famil…
group of people that differs in some way from the larger popu…
process of becoming a citizen
Descendants
people who are offspring of an ancestor
Stock
descendants of a particular individual or ethnic group; famil…
American Identity & Immigration
Push Factors
Pull Factors
New Immigration
Old Immigration
Reasons why people leave their home country - ex. war, famine…
Reasons why people immigrate to the US - ex. freedom, tolerat…
Immigration from 1880s to the 1920s - mostly southern and eas…
Immigration before 1880 - Mostly northern and western europeans
Push Factors
Reasons why people leave their home country - ex. war, famine…
Pull Factors
Reasons why people immigrate to the US - ex. freedom, tolerat…
27 terms
American Voices Issue 3a - Walking Across America
dummy
(barbecue) shed
clean-cut
bum
a stupid person
usually a small metal or wooden unit in a person's yard
dressed well, clean
homeless person, someone who wanders aimlessly
dummy
a stupid person
(barbecue) shed
usually a small metal or wooden unit in a person's yard
20 terms
American Dream/Immigration vocabulary
come clean
incentive
from rags to riches
epic
to tell the truth about something, often about something abou…
a thing that motivates or encourages one to do something:
from a state of poverty to a state of wealth
a big adventure (also a narrative story or poem about one)
come clean
to tell the truth about something, often about something abou…
incentive
a thing that motivates or encourages one to do something:
12 terms
Unit 1: American Voices
disparate
discordant
pluralistic
interwoven
essentially different in kind
unrelated; out of place
having multiple parts or aspects
intermingled;combined
disparate
essentially different in kind
discordant
unrelated; out of place
120 terms
American Voices - Unit 3
prosper
dissent
deprivation
upheaval
grow stronger; gain wealth; be successful
a difference of opinion; act of protesting
the state of lacking or doing without something; loss
disturbance usually in protest; great disorder causing change
prosper
grow stronger; gain wealth; be successful
dissent
a difference of opinion; act of protesting
12 terms
American Indians and American Immigrants
immigration
immigrant
treaty
American Indians
the act of entering and settling in a country or region to wh…
a person who comes to a country where they were not born in o…
a written agreement between two or more states, nations or so…
members of any of the indigenous peoples of the Western Hemis…
immigration
the act of entering and settling in a country or region to wh…
immigrant
a person who comes to a country where they were not born in o…
45 terms
American Voices Issue 11 - Identical Strangers
DNA
gene
nurture
in the nurture camp
material that carries genetic information
a portion of DNA that determines characteristics
to care for, encourage growth
on the side that favors nurture
DNA
material that carries genetic information
gene
a portion of DNA that determines characteristics
43 terms
American Voices Issue 3c - Walking Across America
mesa
baby stroller
hand crank radio
contentment
raised geographical formation with a flat top and steep cliffs
a small chair on wheels normally used for pushing a baby along
a radio powered by turning a handle, or crank
satisfaction, a feeling that one has all that one needs
mesa
raised geographical formation with a flat top and steep cliffs
baby stroller
a small chair on wheels normally used for pushing a baby along
100 terms
American Voices - Unit 2
tribe
ancestor
descendant
sovereignty
group of people related by blood or marriage
a relative who lived in the past;, a person from whom one is…
one who comes down from a common ancestor
ability of a state to govern its territory free from control…
tribe
group of people related by blood or marriage
ancestor
a relative who lived in the past;, a person from whom one is…
72 terms
American Voices Issue 7 - Opinel #12
seersucker
to shy away from
controversy
abortion
light puckered cotton or linen fabric
to avoid, be wary of
dispute, debate, something people don't agree on
deliberately ending a pregnancy before a child is born
seersucker
light puckered cotton or linen fabric
to shy away from
to avoid, be wary of
37 terms
American Voices Issue 3b - Walking Across America
for the record
to put someone up
jerky
PB&J
phrase used to indicate a statement that should be taken seri…
to give someone a place to stay; to let someone stay in your…
meat that has been sliced and dried for preservation, a commo…
peanut butter and jelly sandwiches
for the record
phrase used to indicate a statement that should be taken seri…
to put someone up
to give someone a place to stay; to let someone stay in your…
31 terms
American Voices Issue 2 - One Reason...
"The world is your oyster"
cliché
wanna
realm
you have everything you need (power, freedom, independence) t…
a phrase, idiom, or even concept that comes across as insince…
a colloquial pronunciation of "want to"
area or sphere of influence, sometimes spoken of as "another…
"The world is your oyster"
you have everything you need (power, freedom, independence) t…
cliché
a phrase, idiom, or even concept that comes across as insince…
62 terms
American Voices Issue 5 - Splash
crest
embitteredness
patent
tunnel vision
the top of something, like a wave or a mountain
bitterness; sadness with anger or resentment
a license that gives right to use or sell something
when one thinks about one thing only, without considering the…
crest
the top of something, like a wave or a mountain
embitteredness
bitterness; sadness with anger or resentment
100 terms
American Voices - Unit 2
tribe
ancestor
descendant
sovereignty
group of people related by blood or marriage
a relative who lived in the past;, a person from whom one is…
one who comes down from a common ancestor
ability of a state to govern its territory free from control…
tribe
group of people related by blood or marriage
ancestor
a relative who lived in the past;, a person from whom one is…
5 terms
Native American Voices
Oral Tradition
Themes
Myth
Creation myth
-Passed down through generations by story telling and perform…
-A deep belief in the sacred power of language to control the…
A traditional story, especially one concerning the early hist…
Explains how the universe, earth, and life began ... -A belief i…
Oral Tradition
-Passed down through generations by story telling and perform…
Themes
-A deep belief in the sacred power of language to control the…
American Voices Unit #3
Preamble
Referendum
Immunity
Extradition
(N) An introduction to a legal document that explains why it…
(N) A procedure for submitting proposed laws or state constit…
(N) an exemption from a duty or obligation.
(N) The surrender by one nation or state to another of a pers…
Preamble
(N) An introduction to a legal document that explains why it…
Referendum
(N) A procedure for submitting proposed laws or state constit…
Contemporary American Indian Voices
Which excerpt from Leslie alarm o whic…
Which excerpt from Leslie Marmon Silko…
Read the following excerpt from Leslie…
Which excerpt from "The Man to Send Ra…
The rain pulled the priest's brown Franciscan Rogue inns worl…
... the water fell through the light from sundown like August…
the red blanket
Leon turned to look up at the high blue Mountains in the deep…
Which excerpt from Leslie alarm o whic…
The rain pulled the priest's brown Franciscan Rogue inns worl…
Which excerpt from Leslie Marmon Silko…
... the water fell through the light from sundown like August…
20 terms
Early American Voices
abhor
apprehension
ascribe
avarice
to regard with extreme repugnance or aversion
anticipation of adversity or misfortune
to credit or assign as to cause or source
insatiable greed for riches
abhor
to regard with extreme repugnance or aversion
apprehension
anticipation of adversity or misfortune
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