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5. Sept. 13 - Rise of urbanization 1870 into 1950 2 major...

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Rise of urbanization 1870 into 1950 2 major factor 1 people moving from rural areas to the cities, rural population doubles urban areas increase 7x over 2 The Great migration southern blacks move to the north 3 new immigrants coming form abroad 1880’s millions of people come to America and become American- people coming from different areas of Europe than the people before them People from west came to Ellis island, only way you could be turned away was bad health at first. If economic success was learning English and move out of China town and little Italy Traditional Native Americans were WASPS White Anglo-Saxons Protestant. Nativist/Know nothings groups prohibit emigration or eliminate it all together. The most famous was the Order of the Star Spangle banner, or the Know Nothings and create the third party. Chinese exclusion act can’t bring wife Mentally competent $0.50 head tax. Creates problems for American cities. Overcrowding, there wasn’t housing for people in 1897 700ppl per acre. In Manhattan
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