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EAST Industrial SOUTH Cotton & Slavery WEST The Nation's "Breadbasket" American Population Centers in 1820 American Population Centers in 1860 National Origin of Immigrants: 1820 - 1860
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"The Supreme Order of the Star-Spangled Banner" Changing Occupation Distributions: 1820 - 1860 ECONOMIC? POLITICAL? SOCIAL? FUTURE PROBLEMS?...
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