HST112 Midterm #4

HST112 Midterm #4 - Joe Littman History 112 Professor...

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

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Joe Littman History 112 Professor Jackson 17 October 2010 Question 4 The period from 1869 to 1921 was known as the Ohio Dynasty, during which seven republican politicians from Ohio became President of the United States. The atmosphere in Ohio allowed politicians to develop into candidates that possessed the financial capital to run a campaign and the diverse background to appeal to a broad set of voters. These two characteristics grouped together allowed Ohio politicians to dominate the office of the President of the United States. Ohio posed a unique set of problems to its aspiring politicians, which gave them experience in satisfying a diverse population. This experience provided Ohio politicians with an advantage in future presidential elections: With its strategic location, industrial growth, and population expansion, Ohio provided a setting in which the forces shaping modern America could be observed in microcosm. The characteristics that made it a bellwether
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 / 3

HST112 Midterm #4 - Joe Littman History 112 Professor...

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