divides Indian tribal lands
lasts 45 days
For many immigrants, the US seemed like a wonderful growing land of opportunity. Boy were they wrong.
a reform philosophy of North American architecture and urban planning that flourished during the 1890s and 1900s with the intent of introducing beautification and monumental grandeur in cities
There was a lot of political upheaval as workers and farmers called for more rights and the Populist Party grew
coined by Mark Twain and Charles Dudley
results in Rutherford B Hayes being elected
The offer was that if the commission found in favor of a Hayes victory, Hayes would order the withdrawal of the remaining U.S. troops from those three southern states, thus allowing the collapse of the radical Reconstruction governments of the immediate post-Civil War era
Garfield was POTUS for a good 9 months before they merked him
established that positions within the federal government should be awarded on the basis of merit instead of political affiliation.
a political party formed in 1890 that sought to represent the rights of primarily farmers but eventually all workers in regional and federal elections
an 1894 protest, led by businessman Jacob Coxey, to advocate for public works jobs for the unemployed by marching on Washington, DC
shut down the nation’s railroad system in the middle of the depression
ended the Populist party
Many went to college, got jobs outside the hime, took up causes, etc. By the turn of the century, a whole movement was in full swing
Leon Czolgosz, an anarchist, shot him twice in the abdomen
The Congress shall have power to lay and collect taxes on income
direct election of senators
Turner's Frontier hypothesis questioned how Americans would maintain their political culture of they had no frontier to expand upon. This influenced many thinks of the day into saying that the US needed to become an empire and brand international leadership.
officially added in 1900
The culmination of the Puerto Rican Campaign, ratified at the Treaty of Paris
Treaty of Paris and end of the Spanish-American War
permitted extensive U.S. involvement in Cuban international and domestic affairs for the enforcement of Cuban independence
statement by Theodore Roosevelt that the United States would use military force to act as an international police power and correct any chronic wrongdoing by any Latin American nation threatening the stability of the region
Wilson didn't want to join the world war, but as it grew, it became hard to remain neutral. To garner public opinion, the US relied heavily on propoganda
LIES IT WAS ALL LIES
Following WW1, the US experienced one of the most prosperous decades as mass production skyrocketed. Jazz, speakeasies, dances! Immigrants participated in politics which challenged Protestant fundamentalism. Also, the Klan
Harding transferred supervision of the naval oil-reserve lands from the navy to the Department of the Interior in 1921, Fall secretly granted to Harry F. Sinclair of the Mammoth Oil Company exclusive rights to the Teapot Dome (Wyoming) reserves
everything sucked for everyone
Hoover forms it; provided financial support to state and local governments and made loans to banks
The election of FDR signaled immediate relief for the public about the rule of gov. in the economy. He wanted to create jobs and reconfigure the economy
Despite the Great Depression, the US got into the WW2. The war stimulated the economy and got America branded as the defender against evil. However, it brought race divisions to the forefront.
It provided that the president could ship weapons, food, or equipment to any country whose struggle against the Axis assisted U.S. defense