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US Unit 6
Andrew Carnegie
Chinese Exclusion Act
Ellis Island
Jane Addams
founder of Carnegie Steel (monopoly)
1882-stop Chinese laborers from entering U.S. except for thos…
immigrant inspection location in New York - main entry port o…
reformer who established the Hull House for the poor
Andrew Carnegie
founder of Carnegie Steel (monopoly)
Chinese Exclusion Act
1882-stop Chinese laborers from entering U.S. except for thos…
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US History: Unit 6 1980s-Present
Woodstock
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Liberalism
Conservatism
3 day rock concert in upstate N.Y. August 1969, exemplified t…
federal agency created to reduce pollution and protect the en…
Believes that government should be active in helping people,…
Believes governments main goal is to protect personal freedom
Woodstock
3 day rock concert in upstate N.Y. August 1969, exemplified t…
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
federal agency created to reduce pollution and protect the en…
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VA/US Unit 6: Civil War and Reconstruction
Election of 1860
Northern Advantages in Civil War
Presidential Reconstruction
15th Amendment
Abraham Lincoln is elected President without any support from…
North had more money, manufacturing, workers, railroads, fire…
Both President's Lincoln and Johnson wanted to restore Southe…
Reconstruction Amendment that protects voting rights for all…
Election of 1860
Abraham Lincoln is elected President without any support from…
Northern Advantages in Civil War
North had more money, manufacturing, workers, railroads, fire…
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US Unit 6 - The 1920's
Return to Normalcy
Roaring 20's
Flapper
Laissez-Faire
After World War I 1919-20s, when Harding was President, the U…
A time of booming business, lots of new entertainment like Ja…
Young women of the 1920s that behaved and dressed in a radica…
Hands off. No government intervention in business.
Return to Normalcy
After World War I 1919-20s, when Harding was President, the U…
Roaring 20's
A time of booming business, lots of new entertainment like Ja…
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US Unit 6 - Great Depression
Black Tuesday
Durable Goods
Speculation
Farm Surplus
A name given to October 29, 1929, when stock prices fell shar…
Goods that last a relatively long time, such as cars and hous…
An involvement in risky business transactions in an effort to…
the production of more crops or livestock that can be sold at…
Black Tuesday
A name given to October 29, 1929, when stock prices fell shar…
Durable Goods
Goods that last a relatively long time, such as cars and hous…
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US History Unit 6
Albert Fall
F. Scott Fitzgerald
William Jennings Bryan
fundamentalist
Secretary of the Interior responsible for the Teapot Dome Sca…
Wrote The Great Gatsby
A strong fundamentalist who represented the state of Tennesse…
a person who believes in a strict interpretation of the Bible…
Albert Fall
Secretary of the Interior responsible for the Teapot Dome Sca…
F. Scott Fitzgerald
Wrote The Great Gatsby
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Unit 6: Early US WARS
Battle of Saratoga
Battle of Yorktown
Intolerable Acts/Coercive Acts
Lexington and Concord
American victory in 1777 that was a major turning point in th…
Final battle of the American Revolution where Cornwallis surr…
Laws passed by Parliament closing Boston Harbor, civilian cou…
First military engagements of the American Revolution. "Shot…
Battle of Saratoga
American victory in 1777 that was a major turning point in th…
Battle of Yorktown
Final battle of the American Revolution where Cornwallis surr…
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US History: Unit 6 Review
Sacco-Vanzetti Case
Scopes Trial
Fundamentalist
Al Capone
Two immigrant anarchist convicted for the murder of two emplo…
A biology teacher in Tennessee, John T. Scopes, is fined $100…
They viewed these new economic developments as evidence of th…
Dangerous gangster who thrived off of selling illegal alcohol.
Sacco-Vanzetti Case
Two immigrant anarchist convicted for the murder of two emplo…
Scopes Trial
A biology teacher in Tennessee, John T. Scopes, is fined $100…
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US History: Unit 6
Reform
Antebellum
Suffrage
Abolitionist
make changes in (something, typically a social, political, or…
Belonging to a period before a war especially the American Ci…
The right to vote
A person who wanted to end slavery
Reform
make changes in (something, typically a social, political, or…
Antebellum
Belonging to a period before a war especially the American Ci…
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Modern US LMHS: Unit 6 - US Imperialism & WWI
Imperialism
Alfred T. Mahan
Hawaii
Spanish American War
A policy in which a strong nation seeks to dominate other cou…
Advocated the need for a strong navy in his book "Influence o…
Was annexed by the US in 1898 after a struggle for power betw…
1898; "Splendid little War"; a conflict between the United St…
Imperialism
A policy in which a strong nation seeks to dominate other cou…
Alfred T. Mahan
Advocated the need for a strong navy in his book "Influence o…
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US History Unit 6
assembly line
installment plan
what was the main concern of the three…
why did President Hoover believed in A…
a row of factory workers who put together a product, part by…
the payment for an item in small, regular amounts over a peri…
to improve the economy
because it could bring prosperity and well-being to the Ameri…
assembly line
a row of factory workers who put together a product, part by…
installment plan
the payment for an item in small, regular amounts over a peri…
OFL US History Unit 6
bootlegger
fundamentalist
assembly line
Dust Bowl
a person who made or transported alcohol illegally
a person who believes in strict Intrpretation of the bible or…
a row of factory workers who put together a product, part by…
-Great Plains region devastated by drought ( long period of w…
bootlegger
a person who made or transported alcohol illegally
fundamentalist
a person who believes in strict Intrpretation of the bible or…
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Unit 6 - US History
Spanish American War
yellow journalism
USS Maine
Teller Amendment
In 1898, a conflict between the United States and Spain, in w…
Journalism that exploits, distorts, or exaggerates the news t…
Ship that explodes off the coast of Cuba in Havana harbor and…
April 1896 - U.S. declared Cuba free from Spain, but this ame…
Spanish American War
In 1898, a conflict between the United States and Spain, in w…
yellow journalism
Journalism that exploits, distorts, or exaggerates the news t…
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US History Unit 6 Industrialization
monopolies
philanthropy
captain of industry
robber barons
when a corporation has total control over one thing.
Efforts to improve the well-being of humankind, generally thr…
a business leader whose means of amassing a personal fortune…
Refers to the industrialists or big business owners who gaine…
monopolies
when a corporation has total control over one thing.
philanthropy
Efforts to improve the well-being of humankind, generally thr…
Unit 6 US History 2016 Vocab
Fascism
Joseph Stalin
Adolf Hitler
Axis Powers
Aggressive nationalistic movement that considers the nation t…
Communist leader of Russia after Vladamir Lenin died; he rule…
Fervent anti-Communist leader of Nazi Germany; he initiated t…
Evil force during WW2 represented by Germany, Italy, and Japan.
Fascism
Aggressive nationalistic movement that considers the nation t…
Joseph Stalin
Communist leader of Russia after Vladamir Lenin died; he rule…
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US History Unit 6
Capital
Speculator
Credit
Investor
money/goods/assets that can be turned into money
people who took a chance and bought bonds
A person's borrowing power
Citizen that lent the government money
Capital
money/goods/assets that can be turned into money
Speculator
people who took a chance and bought bonds
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Us History Unit 6 Terms
Declaration of Independence
Laissez-Faire government
Jim Crow Laws
Reconstruction
Stated that all men are created equal, and everyone should re…
Hands off; Leave businesses and banks alone to do what they w…
State and local laws enforcing racial segregation in the Sout…
Rebuilding something after it was damaged or destroyed.
Declaration of Independence
Stated that all men are created equal, and everyone should re…
Laissez-Faire government
Hands off; Leave businesses and banks alone to do what they w…
US Unit 6 Vocab
Arms Race
Space Race
NATO
Chinese Revolution
Competition between the United States and the USSR for acquir…
Competition between the United States and the USSR for achiev…
North Atlantic Treaty Organization- military alliance between…
1949, the communist takeover of China by the Chinese Communis…
Arms Race
Competition between the United States and the USSR for acquir…
Space Race
Competition between the United States and the USSR for achiev…
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US History Unit 6 (essential concepts)
Harlem Renaissance
Eighteenth Amendment
National Origins Act
Emergency Quota Act
A period in the 1920s when African-American achievements in a…
(1919) - amendment that made the manufacture, sale, or transp…
(1924) -Act which restricted immigration from any one nation…
(1921) -A government legislation that limited the number of i…
Harlem Renaissance
A period in the 1920s when African-American achievements in a…
Eighteenth Amendment
(1919) - amendment that made the manufacture, sale, or transp…
Us history unit 6
Great Depression
Local... Voluntary
Reconstruction Finance Corporation
1929
The __ __ struck with the crash of the stock market in 1929.
Hoover's view that while people must not suffer from hunger a…
President Hoover presented to Congress a program asking for c…
The depression began in the late ___.
Great Depression
The __ __ struck with the crash of the stock market in 1929.
Local... Voluntary
Hoover's view that while people must not suffer from hunger a…
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US History Unit 6
Jingo
Samoa
Yellow Journalism
Teller Amendment
nationalistic, major pride in America, into promoting America…
-pit stop for naval ships... -US and Germany split
journalists follow violence (selling points)
-once Spanish are defeated, Cubans stay as cubans and America…
Jingo
nationalistic, major pride in America, into promoting America…
Samoa
-pit stop for naval ships... -US and Germany split
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AP US History Unit 6
"Waving the Bloody Shirt"
Ulysses S. Grant Administration
Boss Tweed
Party Bosses and Political Machines
An expression used as a vote getting stratagem by the Republi…
Era of which Ulysses S. Grant served as president for two ter…
Leader of the Democratic Tammany Hall, New York political mac…
A political organization in which an authoritative boss or sm…
"Waving the Bloody Shirt"
An expression used as a vote getting stratagem by the Republi…
Ulysses S. Grant Administration
Era of which Ulysses S. Grant served as president for two ter…
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Unit#6 US History
Imperialism
Spheres of Influence
Yellow Journalism
Protectorate
When a strong country takes control of or influences a weaker…
An area of the world where one country has strong influences…
A type of news reporting where the stories are exaggerated or…
An independent country that protected by a stronger country.
Imperialism
When a strong country takes control of or influences a weaker…
Spheres of Influence
An area of the world where one country has strong influences…
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US Unit 6 HWs 5-6
New Deal
Hundred Days
fireside chats
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC)
FDR's policies for ending the Depression
The special session of Congress that Roosevelt called to laun…
The informal radio conversations Roosevelt had with the peopl…
A public work relief program for unemployed men. The men work…
New Deal
FDR's policies for ending the Depression
Hundred Days
The special session of Congress that Roosevelt called to laun…
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US History Unit 6: Living with Great Turmoil
Plessy v. Ferguson (1896)
Brown v. Board of Education
Little Rock
Jim Crow Laws
The Supreme Court Ruled that racial segregation was constitut…
The Supreme Court did the following:... a. Received an unanimous…
Eisenhower placed the Arkansas National Guard under federal c…
legal segregation
Plessy v. Ferguson (1896)
The Supreme Court Ruled that racial segregation was constitut…
Brown v. Board of Education
The Supreme Court did the following:... a. Received an unanimous…
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US History: Unit 6
Reform
Suffrage
Abolitionist
Emancipation
make changes in (something, typically a social, political, or…
The right to vote
A person who wanted to end slavery
Abolishing slavery and freeing of slaves
Reform
make changes in (something, typically a social, political, or…
Suffrage
The right to vote
US History Unit 6: World War II
Bataan Death March
Battle of Midway
D-Day (Normandy
Executive Order 9066
The Japanese captured 76,000 American prisoners and were then…
Turning point of the war in the Pacific; allowed the U.S. to…
Launch of the Allied offensive in Europe during WWII. June 6,…
Ordered by FDR, required more than 100,000 Japanese Americans…
Bataan Death March
The Japanese captured 76,000 American prisoners and were then…
Battle of Midway
Turning point of the war in the Pacific; allowed the U.S. to…
US History B Unit 6 - Cold War
United Nations
Cold War
Communism / Communists
Vladimir Lenin
International organization designed to keep countries at peace
Name for conflict between the USSR and the US that did not re…
Soviet Union political and social order in which central gove…
Russian founder of the Bolsheviks and leader of the Russian R…
United Nations
International organization designed to keep countries at peace
Cold War
Name for conflict between the USSR and the US that did not re…
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Unit 6 Development of the Industrial US
Election of 1868
Ulysses S. Grant
waving the bloody shirt
Graft
Republican candidate Ulysses S. Grant vs. the hastily made De…
18th president of the United States and war hero who had no p…
Tactic used by Grant to revive the "glory" of the Civil War u…
The illegal use of political influence for personal gain; oft…
Election of 1868
Republican candidate Ulysses S. Grant vs. the hastily made De…
Ulysses S. Grant
18th president of the United States and war hero who had no p…
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OFL US History Unit 6 Vocabulary
propoganda
aquittal
convicted
accused (noun)
Ideas spread to influence public opinion for or against a cau…
a verdict of not guilty, after which the defendant is immedia…
To find or prove (someone) guilty of an offense or crime, esp…
a defendant in a criminal proceeding
propoganda
Ideas spread to influence public opinion for or against a cau…
aquittal
a verdict of not guilty, after which the defendant is immedia…
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Unit 6 Vocab US History
Treaty of Paris
Sinking of the USS Maine
William Randolph Hearst
imperialism
Ended the Spanish American War, US gained Guam, Puerto Rico,…
US journalists blamed Spain for this, one of the causes of Sp…
Yellow journalist, editor of New York Morning Journal
Influence over economic, social, and political lives of overs…
Treaty of Paris
Ended the Spanish American War, US gained Guam, Puerto Rico,…
Sinking of the USS Maine
US journalists blamed Spain for this, one of the causes of Sp…
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Unit 6--US Constitution De
democracy
citizenship
responsibility
checks and balances
government in which the power belongs to the people and exerc…
the condition or status of being a citizen, with its rights a…
a duty or task that you are required or expected to do; somet…
the U.S. Constitution authorizes the branches of government t…
democracy
government in which the power belongs to the people and exerc…
citizenship
the condition or status of being a citizen, with its rights a…
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US History Unit 6 (people and dates)
Albert Fall
F. Scott Fitzgerald
William Jennings Bryan
Clarence Darrow
Harding's interior secretary, convicted of taking bribes for…
Was part of both the jazz age and the lost generation. Wrote…
1860-1925 American lawyer & Populist politician, favored the…
A famed criminal defense lawyer for Scopes, who supported evo…
Albert Fall
Harding's interior secretary, convicted of taking bribes for…
F. Scott Fitzgerald
Was part of both the jazz age and the lost generation. Wrote…
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US - Unit 6
Imperialism
Spanish-American War
Open Door Policy
Adm. Perry
taking over another country
Imperialism
free trade with China
opens Japan to trade
Imperialism
taking over another country
Spanish-American War
Imperialism
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US Unit 6 HWs 3&4
Great Migration
Harlem Renaissance
Zora Neale Hurston
jazz
Movement of African Americans from the South to northern and…
A time of great cultural, social, and artistic change that to…
African American writer and folklore scholar who played a key…
A style of dance music popular in the 1920s.... It developed fro…
Great Migration
Movement of African Americans from the South to northern and…
Harlem Renaissance
A time of great cultural, social, and artistic change that to…
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Unit 6 US History flashcards
Anarchist
Eugenics
Flapper
Ku Klux Klan
Someone who opposes all forms of goverment
A science that deals with the improvement of hereditary trait…
A young, modern women of the 1920's
This domestic terrorist groups membership soared to 4 million…
Anarchist
Someone who opposes all forms of goverment
Eugenics
A science that deals with the improvement of hereditary trait…
US History Unit 6 Review
Langston Hughes
Harlem Renaissance
Red Scare
Communism
African American poet who described life in the US as an Afri…
a time period in the 1920's when Africa Americans created not…
fear of communism taking over the US; in reaction to the Comm…
wanted to create classless society; limited rights and freedo…
Langston Hughes
African American poet who described life in the US as an Afri…
Harlem Renaissance
a time period in the 1920's when Africa Americans created not…
US History Unit 6
Sectionalism
Missouri Compromise
Compromise of 1850
Fugitive Slave Act
-Sectionalism is putting the interests of your region of the…
-To keep the amount of slave and free states equal, congress…
-Slavery in the nations capitol... In 1836 congress voted to not…
-This law stated that any slave that escaped to the North was…
Sectionalism
-Sectionalism is putting the interests of your region of the…
Missouri Compromise
-To keep the amount of slave and free states equal, congress…
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US History Unit 6 Vocab
Andrew Carnegie
John D. Rockefeller
Monopoly
Social Darwinism
American industrialist who amassed a fortune in the steel ind…
founder of the Standard Oil Company, became one of the world'…
Exclusive control of a commodity or service in a particular m…
A 19th century theory that persons, groups, & races are subje…
Andrew Carnegie
American industrialist who amassed a fortune in the steel ind…
John D. Rockefeller
founder of the Standard Oil Company, became one of the world'…
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US History Unit 6 HWs 1-2
Teapot Dome Scandal
supply-side economics
isolationism
assembly line
It involved the Secretary of the Interior Albert Fall, who ac…
Also known as "trickle-down" economics, the idea that lower t…
A policy of nonparticipation in international economic and po…
A production system with machines and workers arranged so tha…
Teapot Dome Scandal
It involved the Secretary of the Interior Albert Fall, who ac…
supply-side economics
Also known as "trickle-down" economics, the idea that lower t…
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US HISTORY UNIT 6
Booker T. Washington
W.E.B. DuBois
Niagara Movment
Poll Tax
what: focused on getting help from whites and accepting his p…
what: Focused on blacks being "book smart"... He believed they s…
who: DuBois, NAACP... what: blacks wanted social change; politic…
a tax an individual pays in order to vote
Booker T. Washington
what: focused on getting help from whites and accepting his p…
W.E.B. DuBois
what: Focused on blacks being "book smart"... He believed they s…
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US UNIT 6 The 1930's
Bull Market
Gross Domestic Product
Reform
Tennessee Valley Authority
Upward trend in stock prices
Total value of all goods and services produced by labor or pr…
To correct the ills and injustices in society
Program which constructed dams and power plants to improve so…
Bull Market
Upward trend in stock prices
Gross Domestic Product
Total value of all goods and services produced by labor or pr…
Unit 6 US History
reconstruction
Civil war amendments
Freedmen's Bureau
Andrew Johnson
After the civil war America had to do a lot of reconstruction…
The 13th-15th Amendments were designed to ensure equality for…
Emancipation meant education for freed slaves... (March 3, 1865).
17th President, served in congress for years, never earned th…
reconstruction
After the civil war America had to do a lot of reconstruction…
Civil war amendments
The 13th-15th Amendments were designed to ensure equality for…
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US Unit 6-7
Capitalism
Socialism
Democracy
Totalitarianism
private ownership of industry... freedom of competition... survival…
government ownership of industry... created as reaction to capit…
government by the people... two forms (representative vs. direct)
government by one or a few... total control over many aspects of…
Capitalism
private ownership of industry... freedom of competition... survival…
Socialism
government ownership of industry... created as reaction to capit…
US History Unit 6 Vocabulary
totalitarian government
fascism
nazism
nonagrression pact
Total control over all aspects of government & people
A political system headed by a dictator that calls for extrem…
An extreme form of facism shaped by Hitler's fanatical ideas…
an agreement in which nations promise not to attack one another
totalitarian government
Total control over all aspects of government & people
fascism
A political system headed by a dictator that calls for extrem…
US HISTORY UNIT 6
The process of allowing people of each…
The Wilmot Proviso, a proposal that sl…
Senator John C. Calhoun of South Carol…
Which of the following issues caused d…
popular sovereignty
never became law but alarmed people in the South.
states should have the right to own slaves
Northerners wanted the slave trade abolished in Washington, D…
The process of allowing people of each…
popular sovereignty
The Wilmot Proviso, a proposal that sl…
never became law but alarmed people in the South.
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US History - Unit 6 (ALA)
Rights
Privileges
Equality
Fairness
A legal entitlement to something that belongs to every citize…
A special right or advantage available only to a particular p…
The state of being equal, especially in status, rights, and o…
Treating people equally without favoritism or discrimination
Rights
A legal entitlement to something that belongs to every citize…
Privileges
A special right or advantage available only to a particular p…
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Unit 6. US Constitution and Citizenship
Bill of Rights
Constitutional Amendment Process
Legislative Branch
Executive Branch
First 10 amendments to the U.S. Constitution... Protected indivi…
Amendment = change... Must be proposed by Congress with 2/3 vote…
Make new laws and change existing laws... Congress = Two houses…
Enforce (carry out) laws... President
Bill of Rights
First 10 amendments to the U.S. Constitution... Protected indivi…
Constitutional Amendment Process
Amendment = change... Must be proposed by Congress with 2/3 vote…
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US History Unit 6
assembly line
installment plan
what was the main concern of the three…
why did President Hoover believed in A…
a row of factory workers who put together a product, part by…
the payment for an item in small, regular amounts over a peri…
to improve the economy
because it could bring prosperity and well-being to the Ameri…
assembly line
a row of factory workers who put together a product, part by…
installment plan
the payment for an item in small, regular amounts over a peri…
College US Unit 6
14th amendment
15th Amendment
Scalawag
Carpetbagger
Constitutional amendment that extended civil rights to freedm…
Prohibited states from denying citizens from franchise on acc…
Derogatory term for pro-Union Southerners whom Southern Democ…
Pejorative used by Southern whites to describe Northern busin…
14th amendment
Constitutional amendment that extended civil rights to freedm…
15th Amendment
Prohibited states from denying citizens from franchise on acc…
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