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15 Immigrants and Urbanization QUIT CHAPTER OBJECTIVE INTERACT WITH HISTORY TIME LINE VISUAL SUMMARY SECTION The New Immigrants 1 SECTION The Challenges of Urbanization 2 SECTION Politics in the Gilded Age 3 MAP GRAPH
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15 Immigrants and Urbanization HOME CHAPTER OBJECTIVE To analyze the economic, social, and political effects of immigration and to understand the immigrant experience
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15 W I T H H I S T O R Y I N T E R A C T What would you do to improve conditions? Examine the Issues The year is 1880. New York City’s swelling population has created a housing crisis. Immigrant families crowd into apartments that lack light, ventilation, and sanitary facilities. Children have nowhere to play except in the streets and are often kept out of school to work and help support their families. You are a reformer who wishes to help immigrants improve their lives. • What skills do newcomers need? • How can immigrants gain access to the services they need? HOME • How might immigrants respond to help from an outsider? Immigrants and Urbanization
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15 The United States The World 1876 Porfirio Díaz seizes power in Mexico. 1876 Rutherford B. Hayes is elected president. 1880 James A. Garfield is elected president. 1884 Grover Cleveland is elected president. 1884 Berlin Conference meets to divide Africa among European nations. 1888 Benjamin Harrison is elected president. 1892 Grover Cleveland is elected to a second term. 1893 France establishes Indochina. TIME LINE HOME 1881 Chester A. Arthur succeeds Garfield after Garfield’s assassination. 1885 Indian National Congress forms. 1896 William McKinley is elected president. 1898 Hawaii is annexed by the United States. 1900 McKinley is reelected. continued . . . Immigrants and Urbanization
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15 The United States The World 1901 The Commonwealth of Australia is founded. 1903 The Wright Brothers achieve the first successful airplane flight. 1905 Workers revolt in St. Petersburg, Russia. 1910 The appearance of Halley’s Comet causes widespread panic. 1914
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This note was uploaded on 02/02/2010 for the course GOVT 131 taught by Professor Kenroberts during the Fall '07 term at Cornell University (Engineering School).

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ch_15 - QUIT 15 Immigrants and Urbanization CHAPTER...

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