World War II
Office of Price Administration
Attack on Pearl Harbor
Taft Hartley Act
Battle of Normandy (D-Day)
G.I. Bill of Rights
Korematsu v. U
1. French and Indian War dispute between the French/Native Americans, and the VA,PA
settlers over the Ohio River Valley. During the war, GW emerges as a military colonial
Great Britain elects William Pitt as Prime Minister, and h
1. Lincolns Plan 10% plan, after any confederate state took a 10% oath of allegiance, the
state could be readmitted into the Union, and the states had to abide by the 13th
amendments, which abolished slavery.
2. 13th amendment abolished sl
Progressive Era Guide:
1. Populist Movement began in 1892, is formed by farmers who want to put some
industries back in the governments control to control crop prices and high taxes.
2. RR Abuses RR owners have too much power, stock prices are inflated, o
Topic 4: why was Vietnam kharaab? Social: From the open of the war, americans questioned why America was even fighting a war in Vietnam. When it became more clear that the americans were looking for "global credibility", early protests were organized by t
Topic 3: who turned out to be a wack president even though they won landslide victories?
Wins 1972 election with 60% of the popular vote over South Dakota senator George
McGovern and George Wallace who had to drop out of the race because he w
Topic 2: The New Deal can be defined as a bundle of legislation designed to channel federal money through the nation and provide jobs to the citizens in order to lift the country out of the Great Depression. It can also be defined as the foundation of an
o GI BILL:
Provided $ for tuition/ living expenses
More than half of returning troops went on to pursue higher education
The resulting increase in the number of skilled and well educated workers
benefitted the economy
The GI Bill
1. John L. OSullivan coins the term Manifest Destiny, writes articles stating that its the USAs
manifest destiny to overspread the continent.
2. California Trail a trail to California.
3. Santa Fe Trail a trail to Santa Fe. Used by Stephe
Jeffersonian Age Review Guide
1. Thomas Jefferson Author of the Declaration of independence, wins the election of 1800 under
the Democratic Republican party, is a slave owner, works to get rid of nat. debt, is in favor of
freedom of speech, and surprising
1. Jacksonian/New Democracy beginning with president Jackson, a new kind of democracy
swept the nation. New form of government that emphasized suffrage, platforms and nominating conventions
2. Expanded suffrage before Jackson, voting
1. Transcontinental RR completed in 1869 at Promontory Point, Utah, and built by the
Union Pacific RR Co. and the Central Pacific RR Co.
2. Yellowstone a park in Wyoming, founded by President Ulysses S. Grant
3. Battle of Little Bighorn General
Civil War Notes 1. 2. 3. Fort Sumter marks the beginning of the Civil War. No one is killed. CSA Confederate States of America. Led by Jefferson Davis. Border States DE, MD, KY, MO, WV. Important because they would have doubled the
1. Wilmot Proviso proposed by David Wilmot of PA. No slavery be allowed in the areas
acquired from Mexico.
Southern Slavery System KING COTTON. Cotton was the Souths link to the
WORLD. Cotton leads to a renewal of slavery in the