The Great Depression & the New Deal Exam Review People to Know: Herbert Hoover Franklin Roosevelt Francis Townsend Charles Coughlin Huey Long Supreme Court
Terms / Agencies to Know: Know the agency, the abbreviation, the purpose, & the significance of eac
Slavery's Early Presence
A. First African-Americans that arrived in Jamestown in 1619 were brought
as servants, not slaves.
B. Very small numbers of slaves in the Southern colonies in the early years.
Indentured servants were cheaper and avaiable. By 1650
Plantation Culture A. Some plantations were enormous (40,000 acres, hundreds of slaves), but most were small, self-contained communities. B. Over three-fourths of all blacks lived on planatations of at least 10 slaves; over half lived in communities of 50
Focus on the question of the inevitability of the War of Independence by asking whether
independence might have come without a war. Use Canada as a counterexample to show that
British colonies in America did not have to revolt but might have developed au
Explain how the colonists had gradually developed very strong ideas of "rights" and "liberty" that differed considerably from the meaning of those terms within the context of the eighteenth-century British Empire. Show how, as a result, actions that the