11Log Cabin Democracy

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Log Cabin Democracy 1824-1848 N ew stuff starts happening ! * 1.Political Parties * 2. 3 Separate Parts of the USA * 3. Common Man Speaks! Political Parties and the Common man * Common man has a voice * Property laws are gone in some areas * New states are getting more people 3 Sections * North * South * West 3 Sections-North * Industrial NORTH * High protective tariff * Internal Improvements (federal government) * Price of western lands---high! 3 Sections- South * Cotton SOUTH * Tobacco strips the land * Competitors for tobacco * New crop was needed * Long staple cotton * Difficult crop * Short staple cotton Cotton is a real pain! * Before the Revolutionary war, slavery was dying.
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* Then… cotton. * Cotton only planted on plantations where the fields could be rotated. * So slavery figures rose again. BUT… * Slaves had to separate the fibers of the tight clinging cotton from its black seed, by hand. Eli Whitney
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This note was uploaded on 01/05/2012 for the course HIST 1301 taught by Professor Sarabostelmann during the Fall '11 term at Collins.

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