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Unformatted text preview: Pop Music in American History 20:26 General Timeline: Civil war: 1861-1865 Reconstruction: 1867 1877 Jim Crow Era / Law: 1896 1900 Reconstruction Amendments: 1865 1870 1896: Plesy vs Fergusson Scott Joplin: 1869 1917 Rag Craze: 1890s 1910 Other rag composers: James Scott Charles Johnson Joe Lamb Pop Music 10/11 Lecture 20:26 Dates : Joplin 1869 1910 John Phillip Sousa 1854 1932 Height of Popularity Americas military expansion, Spanish American War. Slavery Era of Jacksonian politics (minstrel shows occurred) Emancipation (Scott Joplins period) The law (period of emancipation) Folk music brought by European settlers, Spanish here way before English and Scottish. the Appalachian people, there from late 1600's settlement. Jackson - wants a unified state, pro western expansion, wants native Americans out of east, dump them in reservations in the west. his stand on slavery, the minstrel shows east, dump them in reservations in the west....
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This note was uploaded on 01/25/2012 for the course 512 278 taught by Professor Ginnyyans during the Fall '10 term at Rutgers.
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