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The New South I. Economic Growth and Expansion A. Henry Grady and the New South Creed B. Industry 1. Textiles Number of spindles increased by 900% b/w 1880-1900 2. Tobacco James Duke—American Tobacco Company 3. Iron Production/Coal Mining 4.6 million tons in 1875 to 49.3 by 1900 C. Transportation D. Cash Crop Agriculture II. Politics in the New South – The Redeemers A. Composition B. Policies Lowered Taxes; Reduced Spending;
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Unformatted text preview: Drastic Reduction in State Services Examples: (1) Schools 187110.27/per student; 19006.00/per student (2) Convict Leasing III. African Americans and the Jim Crow South Disenfranchisement and Segregation 1. Mechanisms of Segregation 2. Mechanisms of Disenfranchisement 3. Mob Violence and Lynching 3. Plessy v. Ferguson (1896)...
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This note was uploaded on 06/14/2011 for the course HIST 112 taught by Professor Littlefield during the Spring '08 term at South Carolina.

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