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Political Machines
political machines
bosses
Boss Tweed
Tammany Hall
organizations whose main goals were the rewards (money, influ…
leaders of political machines
Leader of the Democratic Tammany Hall, New York political mac…
a political organization within the Democratic Party in New Y…
political machines
organizations whose main goals were the rewards (money, influ…
bosses
leaders of political machines
11 terms
Political Machines
Political machines
bosses
Boss Tweed
honest graft
organizations whose main goals were the rewards (money, influ…
leaders of political machines; tended to everyday needs in re…
Leader of the Democratic Tammany Hall, New York political mac…
seeing opportunities and taking them
Political machines
organizations whose main goals were the rewards (money, influ…
bosses
leaders of political machines; tended to everyday needs in re…
Political Machines
Political Machine
graft
kickbacks
Political Boss
...
...
...
...
Political Machine
...
graft
...
Political machines
Gilded age
Polical machine
Political boss
Graft
Time period everything looked nice on the outside but bas on…
An organized group that controlled the activities of a politi…
Politicians who got people to vote for them by doing favors
the illegal use of political influence for personal gain.
Gilded age
Time period everything looked nice on the outside but bas on…
Polical machine
An organized group that controlled the activities of a politi…
10 terms
Political Machines
Which argument did supporters of the s…
How did the Pendleton Civil Service Ac…
What did President Jackson do when he…
People who opposed reform efforts led…
The spoils system promotes party loyalty.
The act forced federal employees to pass competitive exams.
He replaced hundreds of government workers with his own suppo…
Stalwarts.
Which argument did supporters of the s…
The spoils system promotes party loyalty.
How did the Pendleton Civil Service Ac…
The act forced federal employees to pass competitive exams.
12 terms
Political Machines
Political machines
Gave immigrants food, money and jobs
Tammany Hall
William "Boss" Tweed
Groups that took advantage of immigrants to gain political co…
What political machines did for immigrants in exchange for vo…
Most famous political machine in New York City
Political boss of Tammany Hall
Political machines
Groups that took advantage of immigrants to gain political co…
Gave immigrants food, money and jobs
What political machines did for immigrants in exchange for vo…
Political Machines
false
true
false
true
Tammany Hall was run by the Chicago Republicans.
Political machines took advantage of immigrants in big cities.
Political machines made sure cities got the services they nee…
Political machines controlled which candidates won the city e…
false
Tammany Hall was run by the Chicago Republicans.
true
Political machines took advantage of immigrants in big cities.
20 terms
Political Machines
Political machine
Name 2 benefits of hiring your friends
What is something that could go wrong…
Name one good and one bad thing about…
a group that controls the activities of a political party
1. They'll take risks... 2. They're trustworthy and loyal
they could be terrible at the job
GOOD: don't need any training... BAD: not fun, just want the job…
Political machine
a group that controls the activities of a political party
Name 2 benefits of hiring your friends
1. They'll take risks... 2. They're trustworthy and loyal
11 terms
Political machines
Political machines
Progressives
Muckrakers
Recall
Powerful organizations that used both legal and illegal metho…
Group of reformers that worked to improve society
Journalists that "raked up" and exposed the muck or filth of…
To remove an official before the end of their term
Political machines
Powerful organizations that used both legal and illegal metho…
Progressives
Group of reformers that worked to improve society
35 terms
Political machines
Political machines
Political boss
Graft
Kickback
A well ogamized poltical party that domonate the general regen
Boss of a political machine that dictated party ordenses and…
The acquisition of oa a political power through illegal or di…
Payment of part of an earning from a job or a contract
Political machines
A well ogamized poltical party that domonate the general regen
Political boss
Boss of a political machine that dictated party ordenses and…
Political machines
Fast growing cities
Disorganized govt
Immigration needed protection
Provided housing jobs protection citiz…
Urbanization
Urbanization
Urbanization
Ran by powerful bosses
Fast growing cities
Urbanization
Disorganized govt
Urbanization
10 terms
Political Machines
Political Machines
Political Boss
Public services
Immigrants and political machines
Well-organized political parties that dominated local and sta…
Leaders who ran political machines.
Civic improvements, infrastructure improvements, and new jobs.
Political machines often helped the urban poor, so immigrants…
Political Machines
Well-organized political parties that dominated local and sta…
Political Boss
Leaders who ran political machines.
Political machines
Apartment in the slums
Old immigrants
Nativist movement
Booker T Washington
Dumbbell tenement
Came before 1880 and lived in their own communities
Worried that immigrants would drive down wages, out vote them…
He said he was fine with segregation but they had a right to…
Apartment in the slums
Dumbbell tenement
Old immigrants
Came before 1880 and lived in their own communities
8 terms
Political Machines
Powerful organizations that used both…
Progressives
Capitalism
Socialism
...
A group of people working to improve society in the late 1800s.
An economic system in which private businesses control the in…
A system in which the government owns and operates a country'…
Powerful organizations that used both…
...
Progressives
A group of people working to improve society in the late 1800s.
13 terms
Political Machines
The Gilded Age
Political Machine
Political Boss
Graft
Is a period when immgirants came to USA in hopes for fame but…
A group of politics that controlled votes
person who controls a political party
corruption, is the use of a politician's authority for person…
The Gilded Age
Is a period when immgirants came to USA in hopes for fame but…
Political Machine
A group of politics that controlled votes
Political machines
Nativism
Emigrant
Immigrant
20 million
What is a favoritism toward native born people
Exiting a country
Coming into a country
How many people immigrated from Europe
Nativism
What is a favoritism toward native born people
Emigrant
Exiting a country
Political Machines
Political group designed to gain and k…
Leaders of political machines who gave…
Most influential party boss who employ…
What was the name of Tweeds group?
Political machines
Party bosses
Boss Tweedy
Tammany Hall
Political group designed to gain and k…
Political machines
Leaders of political machines who gave…
Party bosses
52 terms
Political Machines
What is the Electoral College?
The number of members in the Electoral…
Electoral College votes are only used…
How many Electoral College votes does…
A group of people named by each state congress to select the…
Congressional representation
President and Vice President
270
What is the Electoral College?
A group of people named by each state congress to select the…
The number of members in the Electoral…
Congressional representation
Political Machines
Which argument did supporters of the s…
The outcry over President Garfield's a…
Under the spoils system in federal and…
In the late 1800s, political machines…
The spoils system promotes party loyalty.
civil service reform
elected officials appointed supporters to key positions.
votes
Which argument did supporters of the s…
The spoils system promotes party loyalty.
The outcry over President Garfield's a…
civil service reform
8 terms
Political Machines
How does the winner take all system in…
Can candidates ignore states with smal…
What are the 4 functions of political…
4 SIMILARITIES between political parties
It influences candidates to focus more on larger states over…
No, because in a close election every electoral vote can infl…
-Recruit and nominate candidates ... -educate electorals on issu…
-organize to win elections ... -influence public policies... -refle…
How does the winner take all system in…
It influences candidates to focus more on larger states over…
Can candidates ignore states with smal…
No, because in a close election every electoral vote can infl…
Political Machines
who
what
when
where
Politicians (such as Boss Tweed)
They took advantage of the immigrants for their votes and in…
1870's
the north
who
Politicians (such as Boss Tweed)
what
They took advantage of the immigrants for their votes and in…
Political Machines & Political Reform
Political Machines
Tammany Hall
Graft
Credit Mobilier Scandal
Unofficial political organization based on patronage and the…
The most notorious political machine... Were democrats that cont…
Obtaining money dishonestly by exploiting political power... For…
Well known example graft... US Congressmen bought land that woul…
Political Machines
Unofficial political organization based on patronage and the…
Tammany Hall
The most notorious political machine... Were democrats that cont…
Political Machine
Americanization
Exposed poverty and corruption
Growing Anti-Catholic sentiment
Immigration Laws
Movement that sought to assimilate ethnic immigrant groups in…
Jacob Riis, in How the Other Half Lives, Lincoln Steffens, in…
Due mostly to the increasing immigration from Southern and Ea…
During the late 1800's and early 1900s these laws discriminat…
Americanization
Movement that sought to assimilate ethnic immigrant groups in…
Exposed poverty and corruption
Jacob Riis, in How the Other Half Lives, Lincoln Steffens, in…
15 terms
Political Machine
unfair business practices
exposed poverty and corruption
immigration laws
growing anti-catholic sentiment
led to government regulation of business during the gilded age
Jacob Riis, in How the Other Half Lives, and Lincoln Steffens…
during the late 1800s and early 1900s these laws discriminate…
due mostly to the increasing immigration from Southern and Ea…
unfair business practices
led to government regulation of business during the gilded age
exposed poverty and corruption
Jacob Riis, in How the Other Half Lives, and Lincoln Steffens…
16 terms
8.1 Political Machines
political machines
political bosses
graft
James Pendergast
Corrupt organized groups that controlled political parties in…
Influential politicians who demanded payoffs from business an…
acquiring money or political power through the use of politic…
political boss (Kansas City, MO) who was well liked and provi…
political machines
Corrupt organized groups that controlled political parties in…
political bosses
Influential politicians who demanded payoffs from business an…
27 terms
POLITICAL MACHINE
What is the Electoral College?
Each state has members of the Electora…
Electoral College votes are only used…
How many Electoral College votes does…
A group of people named by each state congress to select the…
Congressional representation
President and Vice President
270
What is the Electoral College?
A group of people named by each state congress to select the…
Each state has members of the Electora…
Congressional representation
Political machine
Who
What
Where
Why
Urban politicians
Political organization
Large cities
Money
Who
Urban politicians
What
Political organization
The Rise of Political Machines
Political Machines
Tenements
City needs
Tammany Hall
Provided public services (fire, police, sanitation) to city n…
Tall residential buildings with minimal windows, no fire esca…
police, fire sanitation
NYC Building that housed the Democratic party head quarters,…
Political Machines
Provided public services (fire, police, sanitation) to city n…
Tenements
Tall residential buildings with minimal windows, no fire esca…
Machine Politics
As cities and their problems grew rapi…
The machines were run by a boss who in…
The political machine consisted of thr…
In some cases, a single leader, called…
Political Machines were orgainizations that provided social s…
...
...
The Tammany Hall machine that controlled New York City's poli…
As cities and their problems grew rapi…
Political Machines were orgainizations that provided social s…
The machines were run by a boss who in…
...
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Political Parties and Machine Politics
Political Machine
Material Inducement
Nonmaterial Inducement
Ward Boss
Organized, Disciplined Groups ( Jobs in Govt, Public Services…
...
...
...
Political Machine
Organized, Disciplined Groups ( Jobs in Govt, Public Services…
Material Inducement
...
31 terms
Political Machines and Boss Tweed
Boss Tweed
Civil Service system
Election of 1896
Graft
William Tweed, head of Tammany Hall, NYC's powerful democrati…
the practice of hiring goverment workers on basis of open com…
William McKinley (rep) vs. Willism Jennings Bryan (dem, suppo…
The illegal use of political influence for personal gain
Boss Tweed
William Tweed, head of Tammany Hall, NYC's powerful democrati…
Civil Service system
the practice of hiring goverment workers on basis of open com…
7 terms
Chapter 15: Migration and Political Machines
The spoils system
Jacob Riis
Political Machines
William "Boss" Tweed
When President Garfield was assassinated this ended what?
"How the Other Half Lives" was a book written by?
Provided immigrants with jobs and places to live. These organ…
He was notorious of the political machine, was city commissio…
The spoils system
When President Garfield was assassinated this ended what?
Jacob Riis
"How the Other Half Lives" was a book written by?
14 terms
6.6 Political Machines
Political Machine
The Role of the Political Boss
Immigrants and the Machine
Election Fraud and Graft
-organized group/controls a city's political... -leaders raid pu…
-may serve as mayor, controls city jobs, business licenses, i…
-Many captains, bosses 1st or 2nd generation americans... -Machi…
-the corrupt acquisition of funds, through outright theft/emb…
Political Machine
-organized group/controls a city's political... -leaders raid pu…
The Role of the Political Boss
-may serve as mayor, controls city jobs, business licenses, i…
13 terms
Urbanization and Political Machines
"Americanization"
Central Park
Louis Sullivan
"tenements"
The process of an immigrant from a foreign country to the USA…
The first urban landscaped park in the United States. In 1853…
An American architect; "father of skyscrapers" and "father of…
A new form of housing that was developed in the early 20th ce…
"Americanization"
The process of an immigrant from a foreign country to the USA…
Central Park
The first urban landscaped park in the United States. In 1853…
Immigration and Political Machines
Americanization
Anarchism
Blue Collar
Capitalism
To assimilate to the customs and institutions of America in r…
A social/political movement advocating the abolition of gover…
Descriptor of wage earning workers who wear work clothes or s…
Economic theory coined during the time of the Second Industri…
Americanization
To assimilate to the customs and institutions of America in r…
Anarchism
A social/political movement advocating the abolition of gover…
21 terms
Political machines and populism
Political machines: what
Political machines: why
Political machines: who
Political machines: how
-Political parties that controlled local and state government…
- cities were growing fast... - city governments were disorganiz…
Political bosses helped their people get elected in return fo…
- traded favors for voters ... - immigrants were met at Ellis is…
Political machines: what
-Political parties that controlled local and state government…
Political machines: why
- cities were growing fast... - city governments were disorganiz…
Government Political Machines
Boss Tweed and Richard Croker
Mayor E.H. Crump
Mayor Richard Daley
Theodore Bilbo
Tammany Hall in New York
Memphis Tennessee
Chicago, Illinois
Mississippi
Boss Tweed and Richard Croker
Tammany Hall in New York
Mayor E.H. Crump
Memphis Tennessee
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(History) Political Machines Vocab
Political Machines
Political Bosses
Graft
Kickbacks
political parties which were successful in getting their memb…
powerful people who managed the Political Machines
acquisition of money or political power through illegal or di…
payments of part of the earnings from a job or contact me
Political Machines
political parties which were successful in getting their memb…
Political Bosses
powerful people who managed the Political Machines
40 terms
immigration and political machines
europeans came from...
japanese and chinese came from...
west indies and mexico came from...
ellis island
the east
west coast
east coast and southeast
on the east coast (new york harbor)
europeans came from...
the east
japanese and chinese came from...
west coast
15 terms
Immigration and political machines
Americanization
Anarchism
Blue-collar
Capitalism
Assimilate to the customs and institutions of american in ref…
A social political movement advocating the Boeschen of govern…
Descriptor of wage earning workers who wear work clothes or s…
Economic theory coined during the time of the second Industri…
Americanization
Assimilate to the customs and institutions of american in ref…
Anarchism
A social political movement advocating the Boeschen of govern…
Migration&Political Machines
A response to nativism
Favoritism toward native born people
Transportation systems designed to mov…
POTUS in 1880
Chinese Exclusion Act
Navitism
Mass Transit
James A. Garfield
A response to nativism
Chinese Exclusion Act
Favoritism toward native born people
Navitism
History Muckrakers and Political Machines
Thomas Nast
Jacob Riis
Ida B Wells
Ida Tarbell
Cartoonist during the war harpers weekly. Cartoons led to pol…
Working Conditions
AA journalist anti lynching campaigns
Angry when Rockefeller swallowed up independent oil companies
Thomas Nast
Cartoonist during the war harpers weekly. Cartoons led to pol…
Jacob Riis
Working Conditions
Rise of Political Machines
Political Machines
What did machines do/have?
Why did machines love immigrants?
Machines used power to
An organized group of people that controlled the activities o…
gave voters things in order to get more votes, hierarchy with…
They could pay them less then they could for citizens.
Rig elections and control the police force in order to stay o…
Political Machines
An organized group of people that controlled the activities o…
What did machines do/have?
gave voters things in order to get more votes, hierarchy with…
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Section 1 Political Machines
political machine
political bosses
Alexander shepherd
James Pendergast
members elected to local offices
managed political machines
political boss of Washington D.C., financed sewer and water s…
a well liked political boss in Kansas City, Missouri
political machine
members elected to local offices
political bosses
managed political machines
Migration & political machines test
Emigrant
Immigrant
Nativism
Ellis island
Exiting a country
Coming into a country
A favoritism toward native born people
New York harbor- mostly European
Emigrant
Exiting a country
Immigrant
Coming into a country
42 terms
Imperialism/Political Machines
Imperialism
3 reasons for America wanting expansion
Part of Military most built up.
2 reasons for wanting new markets
Stronger nations controlling weaker ones
Military Strength... New markets... Belief in superiority
Navy-built 9 cruisers.
Selling surplus products... Getting more raw materials
Imperialism
Stronger nations controlling weaker ones
3 reasons for America wanting expansion
Military Strength... New markets... Belief in superiority
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Migration and Political Machines Test
Emmigrant
Immigrant
Ellis Island
Angel Island
Someone who moves out of their country
Someone who moves into a new country
Where most Europeans entered the US
Where most Asians entered the US
Emmigrant
Someone who moves out of their country
Immigrant
Someone who moves into a new country
25 terms
Migration and Political Machines
What happened to president garfield?
What did the assination of president g…
Emigrant
Immigrant
He got shot
Spoils system
Means exiting a country
Coming into the country
What happened to president garfield?
He got shot
What did the assination of president g…
Spoils system
Political Machines quiz answers
Which statment reveals the extent of W…
Republican President James Garfield wa…
What made it easy for people to hold o…
Under the spoils system in federal and…
Tweed got his hand-picked candidates elected governor and may…
the spoils system.
There were few or no specific requirements for office holders.
elected officials appointed supporters to key positions.
Which statment reveals the extent of W…
Tweed got his hand-picked candidates elected governor and may…
Republican President James Garfield wa…
the spoils system.
25 terms
Migration and Political Machines
emigrant
immigrant
Where did immigrants settle?
Why did the US become known as a melti…
existing in a country
coming into a country
In cities
Because of the huge immigrant population
emigrant
existing in a country
immigrant
coming into a country
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