us history study guide - 13th Amendment Abolishment of slavery 14th Amendment granted citizenship to all persons born or naturalized in the United

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

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

13 th Amendment- Abolishment of slavery 14 th Amendment- granted citizenship to “all persons born or naturalized in the United States 15 TH Amendment- 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 nations 1894 Pullman Strike- in U.S. history, widespread railroad strike and boycott that severely disrupted rail traffic in the Midwest of the United States in June–July 1894. Labor Day , as a conciliatory gesture toward the 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 over 1920s consumerism- Year of prosperity, the new working women, changes in fashion, Fordism, more leisure time, culture of buying selling products, stress on luxury items 1924 Immigration act- limit the immigration of illegal aliens into the United States, ended further immigration from Japan, while restricting the number of immigrants to the U.S. from southern and eastern Europe. Europeans weren’t granted all benefits of U.S 19 th amendment- gave the right for American women to vote Agricultural adjustment act- a United States federal law of the New Deal era which reduced agricultural production by paying farmers subsidies not to plant on part of their land and to kill off excess livestock. Its purpose was to reduce crop surplus and therefore effectively raise the value of crops Decade of prosperity- 1920-1930, dollar supersedes pound, unions become weaker, coca cola Equal rights amendment- was a proposed amendment to the United States Constitution designed to guarantee

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture