us history study guide - 13th Amendment- Abolishment of...

This preview shows page 1 - 2 out of 4 pages.

13thAmendment- Abolishment of slavery14thAmendment- granted citizenship to “all persons born or naturalized in the United States15THAmendment- Constitution granted African American men the right to vote by declaring that the "right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any state on account of race, color, or previous condition of servitude."14 Points- to outline a strategy for ending the war. He set out specific goals that he wanted to achieve through the war. Gave birth to the league of nations1894 Pullman Strike- in U.S. history, widespreadrailroadstrikeandboycottthat severely disrupted rail traffic in the Midwest of the United States in June–July 1894.Labor Day, as a conciliatory gesture towardthe American labour movement.1919- WW1 is over, world is on brine of international change, Chicago race riot, Russian revolution, anti-communism (the Versailles peace conference), great steel strike, anti labor sentiment, red scare, progressive era is over1920s consumerism- Year of prosperity, the new working women, changes in fashion, Fordism, more leisure time, culture of buying selling products, stress on luxury items1924 Immigration act- limit the immigration of illegal aliens into the United States, ended further immigrationfrom Japan, while restricting the number of immigrants to the U.S. from southern and eastern Europe. Europeans weren’t granted all benefits of U.S19thamendment- gave the right for American women to voteAgricultural adjustment act- a United States federal law of the New Deal era which reducedagriculturalproduction by paying farmers subsidies not to plant on part of their land and to kill off excess livestock. Itspurposewas to reduce crop surplus and therefore effectively raise the value of cropsDecade of prosperity- 1920-1930, dollar supersedes pound, unions become weaker, coca colaEqual rights amendment- was a proposedamendmentto the United States Constitution designed to guarantee

Upload your study docs or become a

Course Hero member to access this document

Upload your study docs or become a

Course Hero member to access this document

End of preview. Want to read all 4 pages?

Upload your study docs or become a

Course Hero member to access this document

Term
Spring
Professor
Agyepong
Tags
US History, 13th Amendment, 14th Amendment, Fourteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture