Chap 35 terms - Nathan Ellis February 25, 2005 AP US...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Nathan Ellis February 25, 2005 AP US History Chapter 35 Terms Which party is in control and the ramifications of that in the 1920s – The Republicans controlled the Whitehouse. Tea Pot Dome – This was a scandal dealing with naval oil reserves that were sold to oilmen Harry Sinclair and Edward Doheny. Tariffs in the 1920s (specifics) – Fordney-McCumber – this tariff raised Wilson’s Underwood Tariff of 27% to 38.5%, nearly as high as the Payne-Aldrich Tariff of 1909. Tariff Hawley- Smoot Tariff – As this tariff went through the political web, to be passed it had many amendments made to it, so by the time it was passed it had become a completely different tariff – the highest protective tariff in the nation’s peacetime history. Washington Ship Scrapping Conference - Dealing with the US, Britain, Japan, France and Italy, the Ship Scrapping Conference basically put restrictions on the size of navy each country could have; Britain having the most, then the US, then Japan, France and Italy behind them. Aftermath of the WWI – Many jobs were ended, because the need of supplies were not nearly as high. Labor was a bad scene after the war. A strike in the steel industry in 1919 came about and Attorney General Daugherty crushed labor unions. Possibly the only people who benefited in the
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Page1 / 2

Chap 35 terms - Nathan Ellis February 25, 2005 AP US...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online