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Unformatted text preview: shaping peace. The national American Woman suffrage Association supported Wilson’s war, and he endorsed woman suffrage as “a vitally necessary war measure…. So by 1920, 80 years after the first calls for suffrage at Seneca Falls, the 19th Amendment was ratified, giving all American women the right to vote. Southern blacks realizing that wartime manufacturing was creating jobs in the North , migrated to the big cities. This was known as the Great Migration in which during 1914-1920 more than 500000 blacks left the South in search of work. . The 18th Amendment was passed in 1919, thanks to The fact that many breweries and whiskey distilleries were of German descent Prohibition would shift tons of grains to war uses Alcoholism led to drunkenness and a drunk was of no use to war effort...
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This note was uploaded on 10/16/2011 for the course AMH 2010 taught by Professor Pietrzak during the Spring '11 term at Broward College.
- Spring '11