Period 2: 1607-1754
Identity-How did early American identity evolve in the Southern, Middle and New
In the New England Colonies, their unique identity revolved around their Puritan
faith. Their Puritan societies created strict moral cod
Period 5: 1844-1877
Identity-How did migration to the United States change popular ideas of American Identity
and citizenship as well as regional and racial identities?
As many immigrants moved to America , America became known as the melting pot of
Period 1: 1491-1607
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Identity- How did the identities of both colonizing and indigenous American societies change as a result
of contact in the Americas?
Colonizing American societie
Period 4: 1800-1848
Identity-How did debates over American democratic culture and the proximity of many different
cultures living in close contact affect changing definitions of national identity?
The American identity was heavily influenced by the Know-
Period 6: 1865-1898
Identity-How did the rapid influx of immigrants from other parts of the world than Northern
and Western Europe affect debates about American national identity?
The surge of immigrants essentially provoked anti-immigrant views which we
Period 3: 1754-1800
Identity-How did different social group identities evolve during the revolutionary struggle?
The Loyalist and the Patriots were the two groups that emerged during the American
Revolution. The Loyalists remained loyal to Great Britain,