Mexican American War.
Mexico never accepted the U.S. as independent.
American grievances with Mexico other than Texas, weak government in Mexico. Failed
to protect American lives in various revolts. American property is being destroyed during
Joseph Hooker Army of the Potomac
Gettysburg- George Meade Vicksburg
Appomattox Court House
Lincoln is made about Meade letting him escape so he appoints a new general to lead all of the
Union Army, Ulysses S.
By 1824, 3 different sections have emerged, and each one has different demands. Industrial
Northeast, they want protective tariffs, they want high priced public plans. and want federally
Elections of 1860
South is not willing to compromise
Stephen Douglas wanted the party's nomination but cannot afford to alienate Northern voters.
By accepting Southern views on their territories and thus slavery. Democrats. They reassemble at
Containment- belief that communism had 4 steps, dominoe theory, should be stopped
Tet Offensive- battle that the viet cong fought against, where they attacked the embassy
and showed johnson that the U.S. could not win war
Stagflation- slows down economy,
Describe the resurgence of the Ku Klux Klan. Why did this nativist group attract so many followers?
2) William Simmons, how he starts it. Myron Evans he starts things going. Women are involved.
It's not necessarily a different aspect, it's about nativism,
Review Items for Test 1
Social Darwinism-said the poor were unfit, and getting rid of them would make the
nation better off, misfortunes befell you, it was your fault.
Haymarket Square incident-Was an orderly protest in Chicago
Frederick Jackson Turner
Alfred Thayer Mahan- The Influence of Sea Power on History
Josiah Strong- Our Country
Albert Beveridge- is a senator from Indiana,
Alaska- There were rumors that there were untold riches.
Smoot Howley Tariff Act of 1929
Election of 1932- Roosevelt won
The Dust Bowl
FDR's first 100 days
The First New Deal
The Second New Deal
Wager Act of 1935
First 90 pages of fast food nation
Hiram Evans- kkk didnt change much until he takes over. Is from Texas, a dentist. Replaces
William Simmons around 1922. Growth slopes when he gets involved. As clan spreads you see
violence spread. Po
Chapters 2,3,4-of Murdering McKinley on February 4
1950 women's rights
Looking for gold- is important because as the industry is expanding u need a larger money
Chivington Massacre, Sand Cree