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US History Chapter 13 Vocab
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Eleanor Roosevelt
New Deal
fireside chat
32nd US President - He began New Deal programs to help the na…
FDR's Wife and New Deal supporter. Was a great supporter of c…
programs and legislation enacted by Franklin D. Roosevelt dur…
informal radio broadcasts in which FDR explained issues and N…
Franklin D. Roosevelt
32nd US President - He began New Deal programs to help the na…
Eleanor Roosevelt
FDR's Wife and New Deal supporter. Was a great supporter of c…
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AP US History Chapter 13
Manifest Destiny
Californios
"Fifty-four forty or fight"
conscience Whigs
A term coined by John L. O'Sullivan in 1845 to express the id…
The elite Mexican ranchers in the province of California.
Democratic candidate James K. Polk's slogan in the election o…
Whig politicians who opposed the Mexican War (1846-1848) on m…
Manifest Destiny
A term coined by John L. O'Sullivan in 1845 to express the id…
Californios
The elite Mexican ranchers in the province of California.
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US History Chapter 13
Populist Party
Farmer's Alliance
Assimilation
Dawes Act
Party of the people. Became the Democratic Party. Believed th…
Groups of farmers or those supporting farmers who sent lectur…
A minority groups adoption of the way of life of dominant cul…
Law enacted in 1887 intended to "Americanize" Native American…
Populist Party
Party of the people. Became the Democratic Party. Believed th…
Farmer's Alliance
Groups of farmers or those supporting farmers who sent lectur…
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Chapter 13 US History
Cold War
Yalta Conference
Potsdam Conference
Satellite Nations
era of confrontation and competition between usa and soviet u…
Meeting between Churchill, Roosevelt, and Stalin to figure ou…
Meeting between Stalin and Truman to decide what to do with G…
Countries where Soviet Union set up communist government to c…
Cold War
era of confrontation and competition between usa and soviet u…
Yalta Conference
Meeting between Churchill, Roosevelt, and Stalin to figure ou…
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AP US History Chapter 13
Manifest Destiny
Californios
"Fifty-four forty or fight"
conscience Whigs
A term coined by John L. O'Sullivan in 1845 to express the id…
The elite Mexican ranchers in the province of California.
Democratic candidate James K. Polk's slogan in the election o…
Whig politicians who opposed the Mexican War (1846-1848) on m…
Manifest Destiny
A term coined by John L. O'Sullivan in 1845 to express the id…
Californios
The elite Mexican ranchers in the province of California.
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AP US History Chapter 13
Manifest Destiny
Californios
"Fifty-four forty or fight"
conscience Whigs
A term coined by John L. O'Sullivan in 1845 to express the id…
The elite Mexican ranchers in the province of California.
Democratic candidate James K. Polk's slogan in the election o…
Whig politicians who opposed the Mexican War (1846-1848) on m…
Manifest Destiny
A term coined by John L. O'Sullivan in 1845 to express the id…
Californios
The elite Mexican ranchers in the province of California.
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 13
Free-Soil party
conscience Whigs
barnburners
New England Emigrant Aid Company
In 1848, Northerns organized this party to advocate that the…
Whigs that opposed slavery. (p. 248)
Antislavery Democrats, whose defection threatened to destroy…
Northern abolitionist and Free-Soilers set up this company to…
Free-Soil party
In 1848, Northerns organized this party to advocate that the…
conscience Whigs
Whigs that opposed slavery. (p. 248)
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US History- Chapter 13
totalitarian state
communism
ideologies
satellites
political dictatorship that tries to control every aspect of…
government system where there is no private ownership- govern…
systems of beliefs and ideas
countries dominated by Soviet Union after WWII (puppets to So…
totalitarian state
political dictatorship that tries to control every aspect of…
communism
government system where there is no private ownership- govern…
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US History Chapter 13
Great Plains
Treaty of Fort Laramie
assimilation
Dawes Act
the grasslands in the west-central portion of the US where th…
the Sioux agreed to live on a reservation, but Sitting Bull (…
to give up one's beliefs and culture to become part of anothe…
broke up reservations and gave some land to Native American f…
Great Plains
the grasslands in the west-central portion of the US where th…
Treaty of Fort Laramie
the Sioux agreed to live on a reservation, but Sitting Bull (…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 13
free-soil movement
Free-Soil party
conscience Whigs
barnburners
This movement did not oppose slavery in the South, but they d…
In 1848, Northerns organized this party to advocate that the…
Whigs that opposed slavery. (p. 248)
Antislavery Democrats, whose defection threatened to destroy…
free-soil movement
This movement did not oppose slavery in the South, but they d…
Free-Soil party
In 1848, Northerns organized this party to advocate that the…
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US History Chapter 13 Test
Spain
Great Plains
France
Oregon
The US was gifted Florida from ? .
Land between the Mississippi River and the Rocky Mountains is…
The US purchased the Louisiana Territory from ? .
54-40 or Fight was a slogan used to help acquire what piece o…
Spain
The US was gifted Florida from ? .
Great Plains
Land between the Mississippi River and the Rocky Mountains is…
US History Chapter 13
Texas Revolution
annex
manifest destiny
Mexican war
a war between Texas and Mexico for Texas' independence
to add a territory to a country or state
the belief that the United States should reach west to the Pa…
a war between the United States and Mexico in hte1840s
Texas Revolution
a war between Texas and Mexico for Texas' independence
annex
to add a territory to a country or state
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BJU US History Chapter 13
Southern Senators
Underground Railroad
5%
Both Abolitionists and proslavery advo…
Did Southern or Northern Senators block the Wilmot Proviso ea…
What secret railway did the slaves use escape slavery?
What percentage of Americans owned slaves in 1850?
Who was responsible for the violence in "Bleeding Kansas?"
Southern Senators
Did Southern or Northern Senators block the Wilmot Proviso ea…
Underground Railroad
What secret railway did the slaves use escape slavery?
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US History Chapter 13
October 29, 1929
Reasons the Stock Market crashed
Steps taken by Hoover
Reconstruction Finance Corporation
Black Tuesday
tightening of the Federal Reserve... speculation... buying on margin
keep businesses from cutting wages and production... Reconstruct…
government agency that put $2 billion into the economy
October 29, 1929
Black Tuesday
Reasons the Stock Market crashed
tightening of the Federal Reserve... speculation... buying on margin
AP US History Chapter 13 -
Manifest Destiny
Californios
"Fifty-four forty or fight"
conscience Whigs
A term coined by John L. O'Sullivan in 1845 to express the id…
The elite Mexican ranchers in the province of California.
Democratic candidate James K. Polk's slogan in the election o…
Whig politicians who opposed the Mexican War (1846-1848) on m…
Manifest Destiny
A term coined by John L. O'Sullivan in 1845 to express the id…
Californios
The elite Mexican ranchers in the province of California.
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US History - Chapter 13 & 14 - Lighthouse
Yalta
Satellite nations
Cold War
Iron Curtain
A Soviet resort where Roosevelt, Churchill and Stalin met to…
Eastern European countries that had to remain Communist and f…
An era of confrontation and competition between the USA and t…
Churchill's term for the divided Europe, with part under Sovi…
Yalta
A Soviet resort where Roosevelt, Churchill and Stalin met to…
Satellite nations
Eastern European countries that had to remain Communist and f…
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Crossroads US History Chapter 13
Manifest Destiny
Mountain Men
Oregon Trail
Annex
The United Sates was destined, or meant, to extend from the A…
Fur trappers of the Northwest.
A route that stretched more than 2,000 miles from Missouri to…
To add on or take over.
Manifest Destiny
The United Sates was destined, or meant, to extend from the A…
Mountain Men
Fur trappers of the Northwest.
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 13
free-soil movement
Free-Soil party
conscience Whigs
barnburners
This movement did not oppose slavery in the South, but they d…
In 1848, Northerns organized this party to advocate that the…
Whigs that opposed slavery. (p. 248)
Antislavery Democrats, whose defection threatened to destroy…
free-soil movement
This movement did not oppose slavery in the South, but they d…
Free-Soil party
In 1848, Northerns organized this party to advocate that the…
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US History: Chapter 13- Manifest Destiny
joint occupation
mountain man
emigrant
prairie schooner
situation in which people from two countries can occupy an area
an adventurer of the American West
person who leaves his or her country to live somewhere else
a canvas-covered wagon used by pioneers in the mid-1800s
joint occupation
situation in which people from two countries can occupy an area
mountain man
an adventurer of the American West
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US History Chapter 13
How did urban life differ from rural l…
Who is Georgia O'Keeffe?
What is prohibition?
Who is George Gershwin?
People in the city were more liberal and progressive than the…
One of America's most important and successful artists, known…
A ban on the manufacture, sale, and transportation of liquor…
An American composer and pianist who is famous for songs, Bro…
How did urban life differ from rural l…
People in the city were more liberal and progressive than the…
Who is Georgia O'Keeffe?
One of America's most important and successful artists, known…
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US History - Chapter 13
What was the Santa Fe Trail?
What was the Oregon Trail?
Who were two famous mountain men?
Who was a land-speculator?
A 19th century transportation route through central North Ame…
A 2,200-mile east-west trail that served as a critical transp…
Jedediah Smith and Jim Beckwourth.
Someone that looks at a piece of land and sees its full poten…
What was the Santa Fe Trail?
A 19th century transportation route through central North Ame…
What was the Oregon Trail?
A 2,200-mile east-west trail that served as a critical transp…
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Chapter 13 US History Vocabulary
Prohibition
Speakeasy
bootlegger
Fundamentalism
the period from 1920-1933 during which the Eighteenth Amendme…
a place where alcohol drinks were sold and consumed illegally…
a person who smuggled alcoholic beverages into the US during…
a protestant religious movement grounded in the belief that a…
Prohibition
the period from 1920-1933 during which the Eighteenth Amendme…
Speakeasy
a place where alcohol drinks were sold and consumed illegally…
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US History Chapter 13
cotton gin
free states
slave states
compromise
machine that quickly removed seeds from cotton
states that did not allow people to own slaves
states that allowed people to own slaves
a decision that tries to satisfy both sides of an argument
cotton gin
machine that quickly removed seeds from cotton
free states
states that did not allow people to own slaves
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Chapter 13 US History
City founded by the Mormons that was c…
What Group made the most profits durin…
First Founded the Mormon's church
Wrote nice things about the new state…
Salt Lake City
Merchants
Joseph Smith
John Freemont
City founded by the Mormons that was c…
Salt Lake City
What Group made the most profits durin…
Merchants
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US History Chapter 13
element
route
temporary
Cold War
the simplest principles of a system of thought or philosophy
a specific course of action
lasting for only a short time
the ideological and often confrontational conflict between th…
element
the simplest principles of a system of thought or philosophy
route
a specific course of action
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US History - Chapter 13
Steven Austin
Sam Houston
John C Freemont
Antonio Lopez deSanta Ana
the "father of Texas"; tried to find a peaceful settlement to…
won independence for Texas at the battle of San Jacinto
army commander who captured Mexican California for the US
Mexican general at the Alamo; later the president of Mexico
Steven Austin
the "father of Texas"; tried to find a peaceful settlement to…
Sam Houston
won independence for Texas at the battle of San Jacinto
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Chapter 13 (US History)
Advantages for the North (7)
Advantages for the South (3)
What did women do during the war?
What was the North's War plan (clue: A…
North Advantages... 1. railroads = same gauge... 2. more food grown…
They could defend which was easier with the "modern" weapons"…
With so many men at war the women had to run the farms and bu…
1. Blockade the Southern coastline to prevent trade... 2. Captur…
Advantages for the North (7)
North Advantages... 1. railroads = same gauge... 2. more food grown…
Advantages for the South (3)
They could defend which was easier with the "modern" weapons"…
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US History Chapter 13
Andrew Carnegie
Benjamin "Pap" Singleton
Booker T Washington
Charles Darwin
believed that those who profited from society owed it somethi…
organized a mass migration of African Americans to Kansas
expressed ideas that became known at the Atlanta Compromise;…
developed the theory of evolution and natural selection
Andrew Carnegie
believed that those who profited from society owed it somethi…
Benjamin "Pap" Singleton
organized a mass migration of African Americans to Kansas
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US History Chapter 13
Treaty of Fort Laramie
Morrill Act
Homestead Act
Dawes Act
the treaty requiring the Sioux to live on a reservation along…
(1862) Federal law that gave land to western states to build…
1862 - Provided free land in the West to anyone willing to se…
1887 law that distributed reservation land to individual Nati…
Treaty of Fort Laramie
the treaty requiring the Sioux to live on a reservation along…
Morrill Act
(1862) Federal law that gave land to western states to build…
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US History Chapter 13 Vocab
Policy
Sand Creek Massacres
Battle of LIttle BIghorn
wounded knee massacre
Plan or course of action
Indians killed 150 soldiers and civilians in colorado
In 1876, Indian leaders Sitting Bull and Crazy Horse defeated…
In December 1890, Army troops captured some of Sitting Bull's…
Policy
Plan or course of action
Sand Creek Massacres
Indians killed 150 soldiers and civilians in colorado
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Chapter 13 US History
Cold War
Yalta Conference
Potsdam Conference
Satellite Nations
era of confrontation and competition between usa and soviet u…
Meeting between Churchill, Roosevelt, and Stalin to figure ou…
Meeting between Stalin and Truman to decide what to do with G…
Countries where Soviet Union set up communist government to c…
Cold War
era of confrontation and competition between usa and soviet u…
Yalta Conference
Meeting between Churchill, Roosevelt, and Stalin to figure ou…
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US History Chapter 13
Flapper
demographics
barrio
mass media
a new type of young woman
the statistics that describe a population such as data rate o…
spanish speaking neighborhood
print, film, and broadcast methods of communicating informati…
Flapper
a new type of young woman
demographics
the statistics that describe a population such as data rate o…
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GVHS AP US History Chapter 13 vocabulary
Chicago school
mutual aid society
race riot
tenement
A school of architecture dedicated to the design of building…
An urban aid society that served members of an ethnic immigra…
an attack by white mobs triggered by street altercations or r…
A high-density, cheap, five- or six-story housing unit design…
Chicago school
A school of architecture dedicated to the design of building…
mutual aid society
An urban aid society that served members of an ethnic immigra…
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US History Chapter 13
flapper
demographics
barrio
mass media
symbolized revolution, new type of young woman, rebellious, e…
statistics that describe a population, data on race or income
Spanish-speaking neighborhood
print, film, and broadcast methods of communicating informati…
flapper
symbolized revolution, new type of young woman, rebellious, e…
demographics
statistics that describe a population, data on race or income
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US History Chapter 13 Idetifications
Kansas-Nebraska Act (1854)
Popular Sovereignty
Dred Scott Case: A slave who sued for…
John Brown's Raid on Harper's Ferry (1…
A Congressional Act that Established the territories of Kansa…
Popular Sovereignty: System in which the people in territorie…
After the Pottawatomie Massacre, John Brown tried to lead a s…
Kansas-Nebraska Act (1854)
A Congressional Act that Established the territories of Kansa…
Popular Sovereignty
Popular Sovereignty: System in which the people in territorie…
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AP US History Chapter 13
Corrupt Bargain
Spoils System
Tariff of Abominations
Nullification Crisis
Refers to the presidential election of 1824 in which Henry Cl…
A system of public employment based on rewarding party loyali…
Tariff passed by Congress in 1828 that favored manufacturing…
A sectional crisis during the presidency of Andrew Jackson cr…
Corrupt Bargain
Refers to the presidential election of 1824 in which Henry Cl…
Spoils System
A system of public employment based on rewarding party loyali…
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US History Chapter 13
Great Plains
Treaty of Fort Laramie
Sitting Bull
George A. Custer
The grassland extending through the west-central portion of t…
When the Sioux agreed to live on a reservation along the Miss…
Leader of the Hunkpapa Sioux, famous for his role in the rela…
A Colonel for the US army who dealt with Native Americans and…
Great Plains
The grassland extending through the west-central portion of t…
Treaty of Fort Laramie
When the Sioux agreed to live on a reservation along the Miss…
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US History Chapter 13
This was defended at the Scopes Trial
He was called as a witness in the Scop…
This was someone who provided illegal…
One of the effects of this was arise i…
fundamentalist
William Jennings Bryan
Bootlegger
Prohibition
This was defended at the Scopes Trial
fundamentalist
He was called as a witness in the Scop…
William Jennings Bryan
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AP US History Chapter 13
Manifest Destiny
Wilmot Proviso
free-soil movement
Compromise of 1850
A term coined by John L. O'Sullivan in 1845 to express the id…
1846 proposal that outlawed slavery in any territory gained f…
A political movement that opposed the expansion of slavery. I…
Laws passed in 1850 that were meant to resolve the dispute ov…
Manifest Destiny
A term coined by John L. O'Sullivan in 1845 to express the id…
Wilmot Proviso
1846 proposal that outlawed slavery in any territory gained f…
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Cardea US History Chapter 13
Franklin D Roosevelt
Eleanor Roosevelt
The New Deal
Fireside Chat
32nd US President - He began New Deal programs to help the na…
A woman's rights activist who was a major part of US relation…
1933-1937 Government sponsored programs implemented by Presid…
informal talks given by FDR over the radio; sat by White Hous…
Franklin D Roosevelt
32nd US President - He began New Deal programs to help the na…
Eleanor Roosevelt
A woman's rights activist who was a major part of US relation…
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AP US History Chapter 13
Manifest Destiny
Wilmot Proviso
free-soil movement
Compromise of 1850
A term coined by John L. O'Sullivan in 1845 to express the id…
1846 proposal that outlawed slavery in any territory gained f…
A political movement that opposed the expansion of slavery. I…
Laws passed in 1850 that were meant to resolve the dispute ov…
Manifest Destiny
A term coined by John L. O'Sullivan in 1845 to express the id…
Wilmot Proviso
1846 proposal that outlawed slavery in any territory gained f…
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AP US History Chapter 13
Manifest Destiny
Californios
"Fifty-four forty or fight"
conscience Whigs
A term coined by John L. O'Sullivan in 1845 to express the id…
The elite Mexican ranchers in the province of California.
Democratic candidate James K. Polk's slogan in the election o…
Whig politicians who opposed the Mexican War (1846-1848) on m…
Manifest Destiny
A term coined by John L. O'Sullivan in 1845 to express the id…
Californios
The elite Mexican ranchers in the province of California.
38 terms
Rojas AMSCO AP US History Chapter 13
Free-Soil party
conscience Whigs
barnburners
New England Emigrant Aid Company
In 1848, Northerns organized this party to advocate that the…
Whigs that opposed slavery. (p. 248)
Antislavery Democrats, whose defection threatened to destroy…
Northern abolitionist and Free-Soilers set up this company to…
Free-Soil party
In 1848, Northerns organized this party to advocate that the…
conscience Whigs
Whigs that opposed slavery. (p. 248)
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us history chapter 13
steel changed peoples lives by making…
cartels, monopolies, trusts, and horiz…
capitalism fueled industrialization by
as farms became mechanized
construction of skyscrapers
increasing profits
encouraging entrepreneurs to establish businesses
farmers moved to urban areas
steel changed peoples lives by making…
construction of skyscrapers
cartels, monopolies, trusts, and horiz…
increasing profits
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US History 2A Chapter 13
Horatio Alger
entrepreneurs
protective tarriff
laissez-faire
A 19th century author from America, known for his novels that…
People who invest money in a product or enterprise in order t…
Taxes that would make imported goods cost more that those loc…
Allowed businesses to operate under minimal government regula…
Horatio Alger
A 19th century author from America, known for his novels that…
entrepreneurs
People who invest money in a product or enterprise in order t…
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BJU US History Chapter 13
John Bell
John Breckinridge
John Brown
Preston Brooks
Candidate (from Tennessee) for President for the Constitution…
Kentucky Democrat nominated by Southern Democrats, who ran un…
Well-known abolitionist from Connecticut who used violence to…
A hot tempered Congressman of South Carolina took vengeance i…
John Bell
Candidate (from Tennessee) for President for the Constitution…
John Breckinridge
Kentucky Democrat nominated by Southern Democrats, who ran un…
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US History Chapter 13 vocabulary
cotton gin
planters
cotton belt
factors
a machine that removes seeds from short-staple cotton
large scale farmers who owned more than 20 slaves
an area of high cotton production that stretched from South C…
crop brokers that managed the cotton trade
cotton gin
a machine that removes seeds from short-staple cotton
planters
large scale farmers who owned more than 20 slaves
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Jepma Chapter 13 US History
a changing nation
flappers
prohibition
18th amendment
from 1915 - 1930, high school enrollment more than tripled. s…
women whose loose clothing and unbuckled coats
banning of the manufacture, sale and transportation of alcohol
forbade "manufacture, sale or transportation" of alcohol in t…
a changing nation
from 1915 - 1930, high school enrollment more than tripled. s…
flappers
women whose loose clothing and unbuckled coats
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US History Chapter 13
Mason-Dixon Line
cotton kingdom
slave codes
miscegnation
A surveyors' mark that had established the boundary between M…
Term for the South that reflected the dominance of cotton in…
Laws enacted in southern states in the 1820s and 1830s that r…
Interracial sex. Proslavery spokesmen played on the fears of…
Mason-Dixon Line
A surveyors' mark that had established the boundary between M…
cotton kingdom
Term for the South that reflected the dominance of cotton in…
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US History Chapter 13
Securities and Exchange Commission
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Social Security Act
Fireside Chats
Congress developed this to regulate the stock market and make…
Democratic Party's nomination for President in 1932
1935 law that set up a pension system for retirees, establish…
Informal radio broadcasts in which FDR explained issues & New…
Securities and Exchange Commission
Congress developed this to regulate the stock market and make…
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Democratic Party's nomination for President in 1932
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