America. The good times and the bad

By: Sam Anderson

Industrialization: Political

The Dawes Act: The Dawes act was an act to provide for the allotment of lands in severalty to Indians on the various reservations.

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Industrialization:Economic

Transcontinental railroad: With all the rapid growth and expansion across the US there was a need for a more efficient way to get across the country. So they built a railroad
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Industrialization:Social/Culture

Womens Suffrage: Women achieved the ratification of the 19th amendment which gave all women the right to vote.
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Immigration:Political

Political Machines: Controlled the views of immigrants in exchange for more votes.
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Immigration:Economic

The Gold Rush: Brought in immigrants from all over the world to try and get rich fast.
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Immigration:Social/Cultural

Jane Addams: Settlement house failed in 1889 by Jane Addams in Chicago Housed recently arrived European Immigrants.
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Urbanization:Political

Government subsides with rise of urbanization.
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Urbanization:Economic

The creation of the National Market
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Urbanization:Social/Cultural

Alexander Graham Bell: Scottish born American scientist who wanted to invent a machine that would transmit sound using electricity.
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Progressivism:Political

Pure food and drug act: Passed in 1906. The purpose was to protect the public against adulteration of food and from products identified as healthful without scientific support.

Progressivism:Economic

Progressive income tax: The more you earn the more you pay.
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Imperialism:Queen Liliuokalani gains power

Comes to power in 1891 after the death of her brother the king.
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Imperialism:Economic

US annexes Hawaii: The United States annexes Hawaii in 1845 and they gain statehood in 1959.
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Imperialism:Socail/Cultural

The Asian policy determined the cultural differences. It set how Americans perceived Asians in a whole new light. As far as values and morals and characteristics.
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World War I:Political

The League of Nations: Intergovernmental organization founded on 10th January, 1920 as a result of the Paris Peace Conference.
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World War I: Economic

Reparations: Germany forced to pay for their crimes through reparations
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World War I:Social

Nationalism: There was a strong sense of patriotism in America during this time.
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