This was similar the Indurtrial Revolution. It is the growth of textile production.
1800 - 1900
Woman's Sufferage was when wonmen fought for the right to vote.
Expansion of Railroads
1862 - 1900
The Expansion of Railroads created a sense of closeness in the country. People and materials could be shipped faster than before.
1865 - 1900
Sharecropping was a form of farming where blacks worked for a plantation owner and gave them half their crops in exchange for land.
The Charleston earthquake was a disasterous earthquake that ravenged earthquake.
1875 - 1919
This was a movement to ban alcohol. It ended when Probation started.
Jim Crow Laws
1876 - 1975
These laws hurt blacks by segregating them. Also by making laws that made their life worth less.
The Populist Movement was a movement that supported the people. Its main group, poor farmers, didn't vote for them because they all voted for democrats. This made the Populists become incorperated into the democratic party.
1916 - 1970
This was when all the blacks moved from rural communities in the South to more Urban in the North.
Civil Rights Movement
1950 - 1960
The Civil Rights Movement was when people fought for equal rights for blacks.