U.S History 17
Extra Credit: The Salem Witch Trials
1. In 1562 more than 100 years before the Salem witch trials England passed a law known as
the Witchcraft Act. The decree meant that any behaviors associated w
Title The KKK and Their Political Excuse.
Thesis Statement The Ku Klux Klan ruined the lives of many
black due to not giving them freedom, following their traditions,
and having authority over blacks.
Introduction - The Ku Klux Klan was a mo
Late-nineteenth-century industrialization depended on
developments in technology and business strategy. What were
some of the key innovations in both arenas? How did they
facilitate the maturation of American industry?
Some of the key innovatio
Railroads had a profound impact on the development of the
western United States. What role did railroads play in western
settlement, industrialization, and agriculture? How did railroads
affect Indian populations in the West? (See sections Conq
The Black Hate Klan
The Ku Klux Klan was a mob of 150 outraged Confederate white
veterans formed in 1866 seeking black politicians they claimed
were trying to Africanize Alabama. The social group went on a
rampage of whipping, han
Title The KKK and Their Political Excuse
I. Introduction The Ku Klux Klan was a mob of 150 outraged Confederate
white veterans formed in 1866 seeking black politicians they claimed were
trying to Africanize Alabama.
i. Local African Ameri
In the late 1870s, workers began to embrace organization
like the Knights of Labor and the American Federation of Labor.
During this time people were trying to get over the economic
depression which threw three million people out of work. Worke