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1 Topical Review: Colonial Era to 1787

2 Political (Colonial Era –1763) 1.European Renaissance 2.The Reformation 3.Quest for Empire A.Spanish B.French C.British D.Dutch 4.Chesapeake Colonies 5.Great Migration

3 Political (Colonial Era –1763) 6.Colonial governments A.How democratic? B.How innovative? C.Founding documents? 7.New England Confederation ( ) 8.English Civil War 9.Proprietary and Restoration Colonies 10.Salutary Neglect 11.Trend towards centralization of Empire A.Dominion of New England B.Obstacles in America C.Glorious Revolution in America 12.Georgia – buffer colony

4 Economic (Colonial Era –1763) 1.Mercantilism A.Expectations B.Impact C.Navigation Acts 2.Tobacco Culture of Chesapeake A.Headright system B.Indentured servitude/slavery 3.Economic diversity of New England 4.Cereal grain in Middle Colonies

5 Social/Cultural (Colonial Era – 1763) 1.Regional distinctions and similarities A.Environment = economy and health B.Religious backgrounds C.Democratic/deferential 2.Maryland Act of Religious Toleration (1649) 3.Religious declension – Halfway Covenant (1662) 4.Ethnic diversity 5.Enlightenment 6.Great Awakening

6 Military/Diplomatic (Colonial Era –1763) 1.Spanish Armada (1588) 2.Imperial Wars/North American Wars A.King Williams War ( ) B.Queen Annes War ( ) C.King Georges War ( ) 3.Indian Wars A.Powhatan Massacre (1622) (347, 1/3 rd die) (1644) B.Pequot War (1637) C.King Philips War ( ) (1 in 20 die) 4.French and Indian War/Albany Plan of Union

7 Some Possible DBQ/FRQ Topics

8 Puritanism I.John Calvin/Calvinism as inspiration A.Doctrines II.Goals of Puritans III.Great Migration IV.Values V.Demise VI.Great Awakening A.Revivalism/Itinerant Ministry B.Impact

9 The Enlightenment I.Foundations in Scientific Revolution II.Descartes and Reason III.Intellectual underpinnings A.Intellectual freedom B.Locke and the tabula rasa C.Natural law D.Deism IV.Impact on America

10 Objective Analysis of Colonial Relationship to England I.Prior to 1763 A.Desire to centralize Empire 1.Governors 2.Proprietary Colonies 3.Trend to Royal Status by 1770s 4.Dominion of New England ( ) 5.Board of Trade and Plantations (Privy Council) 6.Mercantilism B.Failure to centralize (Salutary Neglect) 1.Distance 2.Global Nature 3.Problems at home and abroad (Wars for Empire/English Civil War/Glorious Revolution) 4.Frontier/rural conditions and foreign immigrants in America

11 Objective Analysis of Colonial Relationship to England II. By 1750 A.Colonists maturing politically, economically, and socially/culturally 1.Representative assemblies 2.2 million people 3.Identity B.Overall, Colonists still happy with English Empire 1.Some resentment toward second class citizenship 2.Some resentment of debt to British bankers

12 Objective Analysis of Colonial Relationship to England III.French and Indian War increases tensions A.British concerns B.American concerns C.1763 IV.British expect to enforce mercantilism V.British expect to centralize empire VI.British expect to raise revenue in America VII.Americans resist British expectations A.Reasons B.Methods C.Colonial Unity

13 Objective Analysis of Colonial Relationship to England VIII.British Reaction A.Parliamentary supremacy B.Repeal of Stamp Act C.Repeal of Townshend Acts (except Tea) D.Punishment of Massachusetts IX.Rebellion is consequence of failure on part of colonists to obtain desired reform and on Britains failure to accept federalism and reality X.Lexington and Concord XI.Second Continental Congress and Declaration of Independence

14 Colonial Expansion Positives –West represents adventure, opportunity and freedom –Land is abundant – land=liberty/social mobility –Religious dissenters find tolerance and absence of church authority –Hard work (individualism and self reliance key to success) –Result: America is more tolerant, democratic, and mobile

15 Colonial Expansion Negatives –Poor transportation and communication –Life is hard, conditions are primitive –Indian menace –French hostilities –Speculators –East/West tension over representation, land policy, taxes, protection (Bacon, Leisler, Regulators, Paxton Boys) –Result: unity is difficult

16 Colonial Expansion British close frontier in 1763 –Treaty of Paris –British motive –American reaction During Revolution –Western tribes fight with Britain –Treaty of 1783 fixes border at Mississippi Confederation Era –Western land policy major accomplishment of Articles Land Ordinance of 1785 Northwest Ordinance of 1787

17 Colonial Expansion –Western states begin empowering more white males –Shayss Rebellion shows East/West tensions not solved Government under Articles cannot: –Force British out of forts (encourage Indian hostilities) –Get spain to sign treaty allowing access to Mississippi River or right of deposit at New Orleans New Constitution creates more powerful federal government –Pinckney Treaty, 1795 –Whiskey Rebellion, 1794

18 Democracy in America Is America democratic? Yes –Distance from England allows for autonomy and local control –New England town hall meetings –Colonial assemblies –American environment allowed for more mobility and democracy –Americans more tolerant –Impact of Great Awakening –Impact of the Enlightenment –American Revolution

19 Democracy in America Is America democratic? No –Patriarchy –Slavery –Poor are disfranchised –Deference, especially in South –South less democratic (ex. North Carolina)

20 Democracy in America Does the Revolutionary Era greatly change America? (How revolutionary or radical?) Democracy as concern for individual, natural rights and self-government Yes –Radical patriots want more democracy at home and home rule –State constitutions Lower property requirements for voting (ex. Mass) Increased separation of church and state Enlarge and empower lower branch of legislature

21 Democracy in America Appoint or elect more humble upper house (no blood ties; natural aristocracy) Weaken executives (or get rid of!) Lower primogeniture and entail Make titles illegal Expand public education (esp. in NE) Include bills of rights Women vote in New Jersey Northern abolition of slavery; southern manumission –Radicals establish weak central government – want local control, distrust distant authority Articles –No executive or courts; No tax or regulation of commerce;Weak congress; Weak military States are empowered

22 Democracy in America No – America not more democratic after 1776 –Radicals make no legal provisions for women, free blacks, or slaves –No alleviation of East/West tension –Counterrevolution of 1787 checks radical revolution of 1776 (Beard) Stronger federal government Check of mob democracy –But, all desire republican government; virtue/more faith lies within the people Democratic ratification process Bill of Rights Revolution of 1800

23 Impact of Revolutionary America on Minorities ( ) Women –Expanded role on frontier –Ratio in South still gender imbalance –Legal code favors men everywhere No vote; no property ownership once married –Model traditional role in more established areas –Republican Motherhood –Overall; more choices more options than English women –Remember Abigail Adams

24 Impact of Revolutionary America on Minorities ( ) Blacks –Slavery=ultimate human degradation –750,000 slaves –Only blacks/Indians –Legal in all colonies before 1776 Frowned upon by Quakers Not economic necessity in North, so fewer –1776 tobacco market unstable and egalitarianism raised questions Willing manumission; closing of African Slave Trade; Northern Abolition No state in south will abolish Few win freedom for fighting in Revolution as promised

25 Impact of Revolutionary America on Minorities ( ) Blacks –Word not used in Constitution –3/5s Compromise –1808 abolition of slave trade Indians –Fought in imperial wars and Revolution –Capitalized on European rivalries; offered trade and hunting lands –Iroquois = British; Algonquin = French –Pontiacs Rebellion –Fear of land encroachment causes tribes to fight against Americans in 1776 –After independence: not citizens; foreign entities; encroachment continues

26 Impact of Revolutionary America on Minorities ( ) Non-Anglo immigrants –Scots, Scots-Irish, German, French Huguenots –Most settle in Middle Colonies or backcountry –Many disfranchised –Non-Protestant discrimination is high

27 Topical Review:

28 Political ( ) 1.Political expectations of mother country/British system of government 2.Political motives for Revolution A.Writs/privacy B.Admiralty courts/jury C.Denial of right to tax without representation 1.Sugar, Stamp, Townshend, Tea D.Republicanism/self government

29 Political ( ) 3.Methods of American Resistance A.Written letters, pamphlets, editorials, resolutions B.Threats, intimidation, violence C.Organizations 1.Sons/Daughters of Liberty; Stamp Act Congress;Continental Association; Committees of Correspondence; First and Second Continental Congresses D.Boycott 4.Galloway plan/Olive Branch Petition 5.Declaration of Independence 6.Creation of state/federal governments A.Process; similarities; radical/conservative victories

30 Political ( ) 7.Government policy favors westward expansion 8.Shayss Rebellion=sign 9.Federalist Era A.Establishment of new government/precedents; Bill of Rights; Rise of Political parties; Whiskey Rebellion; Alien and Sedition Acts; Kentucky and Virginia Resolutions 10.Rise of the two-party system (because domestic and foreign policy issues) 11.Judiciary Act Washingtons Farewell Address 13.Demise of the Federalists 14.Revolution of 1800

31 Economic ( ) 1.Economic motives of mother country 2.Economic motives for Revolution 3.Economic problems during Confederation Era A.Shayss Rebellion; debt; interstate rivalries 4.Class/economic/geographic divisions between federalists and anti-federalists 5.Economic Interpretation of the Constitution – Beard 6.Hamiltons Program – Four main parts/opposition response 7.Whiskey Rebellion 8.Cotton Gin

32 Social/Cultural ( ) 1.How revolutionary was the Revolution? A.Blacks; women; common men 2.How united/how American? 3.Literature during period 4.Deism 5.Meritocracy/natural aristocracy

33 The Constitution of 1787 Reasons for: –No enforcement –Weak congress and military –Inability to amend –Debt/state rivalry Who went to Philadelphia –Conservatives; nationalists; American leaders; wealthy/elite The Debate: –Virginia Plan vs. New Jersey Plan = Connecticut Plan/Great Compromise/Roger Sherman

34 The Constitution of 1787 The Document –Powers delegated –Powers denied states –Federalism –Separation of Powers –Checks and Balances –Republican government/virtue of people Ratification debates –Federalists vs. Anti-federalists – The Federalist Papers –Bill of Rights

35 Topical Review:

36 Political ( ) 1.Trend towards increasing democracy A.Jeffersonian; Jacksonian (symbol of common man/changes electoral politics) 2.Era of Good Feelings 3.Jacksonian/Antebellum Reform A.Temperance; prison/asylum; education; utopian communities; abolition; Transcendentalism 4. Rebirth of two party system 5.Spoils System/nominating conventions/rotation 6.Nullification Crisis 7.Manifest Destiny/Indian Removal/Trail of Tears 8.Increasing nationalism/increasing sectionalism 1.Reasons/examples/impact

37 Economic ( ) 1.Violations of American shipping A.Reasons/results 2.American reaction to War of 1812 A.Tariff (1816); Second BUS; rise of manufacturing/decline of commerce 3.Overall prosperous why? A.Expansion; King Cotton; population growth and urbanization in North; increasing technology (coal, improved transportation – canals, steamboats and rail at end of era, telegraph 4.Lowell Mills 5.Commonwealth v. Hunt 1842

38 Economic ( ) 1.Jackson as anti-monopoly/special interest 2.American System (Clay, Whigs) 3.Tariffs of 1828/ Marshall court to Taney court – pro states rights (Charles River Bridge v. Warren River Bridge) 6.Killing of the BUS 7.California Gold Rush 8.Economic Sectionalism

39 Social/Cultural ( ) 1.Rise of public schools and private universities; instill American values 2.Literary nationalism and romanticism – Irving, Cooper, Longfellow, Fireside poets 3.Transcendentalism A.Individualism; self-reliance; non-conformity; intuition B.Know God through nature C.Active in abolition and other reforms D.Emerson, Thoreau E.Intellectual Independence

40 Social/Cultural ( ) 4.Second Great Awakening A.Finney, Channing – Unitarianism B.Response to rationalism and deism C.Perfectibility of man 5.Art is romantic too A.Hudson River School reflects nature, noble savage; nature=awesome B.Church, Audubon Society 6.Theater/minstrel shows popular 7.Rise of Mormons (1830, NY) A.Joseph Smith, Killed in Nauvoo, IL B.Brigham Young, Mormon Trek, 1847 (perfectibility)

41 Social/Cultural ( ) 8.Nativism A.Reaction to Irish and German immigration in 1830s-50s B.Know-Nothings (American Party) C.Discrimination, especially against Irish 9.Urbanization slowly beginning; poor conditions in cities

42 Civil War Reasons for: –Expansion led to tension over slavery expansion –States rights vs. Nationalism/federalism –Abolition movement led to tension over morality of slavery (Positive Good) –Economic and cultural divergence of North and South

43 Civil War Key events leading to: –Colonial economies, Declaration, Constitutional debates, political/economic and cultural sectionalism –Missouri Compromise 1820 –Nullification Crisis 1832 –Texas Annexation –Mexican Cession 1848 –Uncle Toms Cabin 1852, Slavery as it is (Weld), The Impending Crisis of the South (Helper) –Gadsden Purchase 1853/transcontinental railroad/Kansas-Nebraska Act 1854

44 Civil War Key events leading to: –Division of Democratic Party and rise of Republican party (sectional parties) –Bleeding Kansas/John Brown at Potawatomie Creek/Lecompton Constitution –Sumner/Brooks Affair –Dred Scott Decision 1857 –Lincoln-Douglas Debates 1858 –John Browns Raid 1859 –Election of Lincoln 1860 –Secession of South Carolina 1860, six others in early 1861, four others after Lincoln calls for 75,000 volunteers in late 1861

45 Civil War Key battles: –Sumter; border states; Lincolns call for troops –Manassas –Shiloh –Antietam –Gettysburg –Atlanta –Wilderness-Appomattox Trent Affair/British and French support Emancipation Proclamation 1863

46 Topical Review:

47 Political ( ) Republican domination (ex. Cleveland) Lack of talent and integrity (Gilded Age, corruption/Grant and Credit Mobilier) Controversial Election 1876/Compromise of 1876/End of Reconstruction Garfield Assassination Pendleton Civil Service Reform 1883 Populist Party and platform –abolition of national banks, a graduated income tax, direct election of Senators, civil service reform, a working day of eight hours, Government control of all railroads, telegraphs, and telephones, free silver, federal storehouses for grain, the three Rs Election of 1896 – Democrats co-opt Populist platform and candidate

48 Economic ( ) Key is rising technology (see next topic) Laissez-faire (Republican, pro-business ascendancy) Consolidation of businesses and farms Rise of railroad industry (national economy) Farmer discontent and revolt 1890s Bland-Allison Act (Crime of 73) Munn v. Illinois 1877/Wabash case 1886 Greenback Party 1878 Knights of Labor form in 1886/AFL in 1886 Standard Oil Trust forms 1882 Gold discovered in Alaska 1886 Rise of Farmers Alliance in 1886 Haymarket Riot 1886 Interstate Commerce Act 1887 McKinley Tariff 1890/Wilson-Gorman 1894/Dingley Tariff 1897

49 Economic ( ) Sherman Silver Purchase Act 1890, repealed 1893 Sherman Anti-trust Act 1890 Populist Party/Platform of 1892 Homestead Steel Strike 1892 Panic of 1893 Pullman Strike (and 1,400 others) 1894 Coxeys March 1894 Bryans Cross of Gold speech 1896

50 Industrial Revolution 1870s Reasons For: Early Industrial Revolution of Antebellum Era causes rise of factory system and manufacturing Transportation revolution and Civil War act as catalysts Encouraged by government –Republican domination/laissez-faire – favors but no regulation Urbanization and immigration provide abundant and cheap labor Technology (see list) Change in business structures –Increased consolidation (horizontal and vertical)/trusts, holding companies –Professional management

51 Industrial Revolution 1870s Results of: Economic growth –Economic industrial superpower –Increasing prosperity for most Americans, fortunes for some Labor strife/organization –Reasons –Unions Farmer discontent –Reasons for –Organization Imperialism –Need for new markets and raw materials –World role/jingoism

52 Technology ( ) Typewriter 1875 Telephone 1875 (Bell) Phonograph 1878 First electric current supplied in New York 1882 Dumbbell tenement 1879 Lightbulb 1879 Mechanical twine binder 1880 Brooklyn Bridge completed 1883 Westinghouse power land and transformer 1886 Ading machine 1889 Electric elevator 1889 Color photography 1890 Electric trolley 1892 Widespread use of earlier innovations; telegraph, railroad (standard gauge, Pullman car, refrigerated car) Deeres plow; McCormacks reaper; barbed wire

53 Diplomatic ( ) Mahans Influence of Sea Power upon History 1890 Interest in Hawaii ( annexed) Pearl Harbor 1887 Samoa – Pago Pago Wake and Midway Islands Venezuelan Dispute 1895 U.S.S. Maine /de lome letter 1898 Spanish American War; Cuba, Philippines, Puerto Rico 1898 Teller Amendment 1898, Platt Amendment 1901 Treaty of 1899 Emilio Aguinaldo defeated 1901 Open Door Notes 1899, 1900 Naval buildup begins 1883; continues in 1890s

54 Social/Cultural ( ) National Baseball League 1875 Red Cross 1881 Farmers Alliance/Grange 1886 Urbanization/Social Gospel Movement –Hull House, tenement house Closing of the frontier (Turner, 1893); Oklahoma Centennial Exposition, Philadelphia 1876 Salvation Army in US 1879 Statue of Liberty 1886; Lazaruss New Colossus 1903 Washington Monument finished

55 Social/Cultural ( ) National Baseball League 1875 Red Cross 1881 Farmers Alliance/Grange 1886 Urbanization/Social Gospel Movement –Hull House, tenement house Closing of the frontier (Turner, 1893); Oklahoma Centennial Exposition, Philadelphia 1876 Salvation Army in US 1879 Statue of Liberty 1886; Lazaruss New Colossus 1903 Washington Monument finished 1884 WCTU 1873 Anti-Saloon League Public Libraries open in New York and Boston 1895

56 Literary ( ) REALISM Twain – Tom Sawyer 1875, Life on the Mississippi 1876, Huckleberry Finn 1884 Helen Hunt Jackson A Century of Dishonor 1881 Henry James – The American, 1877; Portrait of a Lady, 1881; The Bostonians, 1886 Henry Adams – Democracy, 1880 Edward Bellamy Looking Backward 1888 Jacob Riis How the Other Half Lives 1890 Mahan The Influence of Sea Power upon History 1890 F.J.Turner The Significance of the Frontier on American History 1893 Stephen Crane The Red Badge of Courage 1895

57 Immigration ( ) New Immigrants –Southern and Eastern Europe Italy; the Balkans; Russia Catholic, Jewish Cannot easily assimilate –The Orient (Angel Island) Work on railroads of West Chinese Exclusion Act 1882 Gentlemens Agreement 1907 Ellis Island 1892

58 Women ( ) 1869 – Wyoming is first to allow woman suffrage, Colorado 1893; Utah, Idaho – AWSA and NWSA begin –AWSA=Stone; NWSA=Stanton and Anthony 1890 – NAWSA –Literacy drives, conventions, parades, state by state campaign, speeches 1890s – Ida B. Wells campaigns against lynching in South (A Red Record 1895) 1896 – National Association of Colored Women – Progressives join call for female suffrage to advance their goals

59 Women ( ) 1900s – women (Gilman) attack traditional marriage; call for economic independence 1903 – National Womens Trade Union formed 1909 – NAACP involves black women 1912 – Alice Paul returns from England calls for ERA 1912 – Paul starts NWP 1915 – Catt becomes president of NAWSA 1919 – Congress passes the 19 th Amendment 1920 – 19 th Amendment ratified 1920 – NAWSA becomes League of Women Voters 1925 – first birth control information center opens (Sanger)

60 Blacks ( ) Reconstruction Governments and gains for free blacks Crop lien and sharecropping Civil Rights Act 1875 Civil Rights Cases 1883 Compromise of 1877 ends Reconstruction Tuskegee Opens 1881 Segregation declared legal in Mississippi 1888 (de jure Jim Crow) Increase of lynching ( =187); Wells Atlanta Compromise 1895 Grandfather clause – Louisiana 1895 Plessy v. Ferguson 1896

61 American Indians ( ) Sioux Wars Little Big Horn 1876 Geronimo Surrenders 1886 (Apache) Dawes Act 1887 Indian schools=English language 1887 Wounded Knee 1890 (Last Indian War)

62 Protest Blacks –Segregation/lynching/Jim Crow and Plessy –Booker T. Washington and DuBois/Garvey/Harlem Renaissance –Populists and Progressives not committed Farmers –Organizations –Grievances –Failure in 1890s followed recovery until after WWI Women –Rise of suffragettes (goals and strategies) –Obstacles (internal and external) –19 th Amendment and impact American Indians –Reservation Policy –Indian Resistance –Dawes Act and assimilation –Citizens after World War I (1924)

63 Us Intervention In WW1 Isolationist tradition ends because of: A.Wilsonian idealism 1.Democracy 2.Moral Diplomacy points include- self determination, freedom on sea, league- world peace B. Violations of American neutrality 1.British 2.German- loss of American lives 3. Unrestricted Submarine-warfare 1917 C.Allied propaganda D. US economic interests 1.Loans 2. Supplies

64 Black History Niagra Movement 1906 Race riots Texas 1906 Race riots Atlanta 1906 Race riots Illinois 1908 NAACP formed 1909 Grandfather Clause adopted in 5 states 1910 KKK reorganized in Ga Assoc. for Negro life+ History –1915 Garvey into Universal negro Improvement Assoc Race riots St. Louis 1917 Red Summer race riots 1918 Natl Liberty Cong. Of Colored Americans (asks for anti lynch laws-1918) 70 blacks lynched 1919 ½ million blacks join the Univ. NI Assoc Rosewood massacre 1923 KKK up to 5 mil. 1925

65 Labor History United Mine Workers strike 1902 National Women trade Union League started 1903 Intl Workers of the world 1905 Intl Ladies Garment Workers Union Strike 1909 Fire at Triangle Shirtwaist Co. (NY) 1911 Lawrence textile Strike 1912 War Labor Policies Board created 1918 (no strike pledge0 AFL strikes Steel Industry 1919 Boston Police Strike 1919 Coal Strike 1919 Palmer Raids- IWW 1919

66 Literature F. Norris: The Octopus 1901 H James: the Ambassadors 1903 J. London: Call of the Wild 1903 F. Norris: the Pit 1903 Dubois: Souls of Black Folk 1903 H. James: The Golden Bowl 1904 J. London: The Sea Wolf 1904 L Steffens: Shame of the Cities (19??) T. Veblen: Theory of Business Enterprise I Tarbell: History of Standard oil U. Sinclair: The Jungle 1906 T. Dreiser- Jennie Gerhardt 1911 F. Taylor: Principles of Scientific management 1911 H. Croly: Promise of American Life 1909 L. Brandeis Other Peoples Money 1914 H. Adams: The education of H.A S. Lewis: main Street 1920 S. Lewis: Babbitt 1922 T.S. Eliot: The Wasteland 1922 T. Dreiser: An American Tragedy 1925 F.S. Fitzgerald: The great Gatsby 1925

67 Cultural- Social Pan American expo 1901 Wrights Flight- Kitty Hawk NC 1903 La. Purchase expo 1904 Red Cross chartered st Model T 1909 Titanic sinks 1912 Daylight savings time adopted 1918 Regular Air Mail began 1918 United Artists established (Chaplin Fairbanks Pickford) 1919 Red scare began 1919 (Palmer Raids) Harlem Renaissance 1920 Scopes Monkey Trial 1925

68 Immigrant history 1906 Cali. segregates Asian kids in Schools 1906 Japanese Immigration disallowed (gentlemens agreement) 1913: Cali. bars Jap. Americans from owning property 1917 Wilson vetoes act requiring literacy test for immigrant voters 1920 Congress over-rides veto on Quota legislation 1924 National Origins Act

69 Progressivism I.Goal A. Respond to problems caused by rapid changes in the late 19 th century in more reasonable way than agitators of 1890s 1.urbanization 2. Industrialization 3. Corruption at all levels II. Econ Program- end laissez faire 9confident in gov. regulation) A.Anti monopoly B. Tariff reduction- Underwood C. Income tax graduated for fairness (16 th 0 D. Regulation of Banking- provide elastic credit and currency (fed reserve) E. Child labor and hour of work for women goes down III. Pol. Program= end of corruption by restoring democracy A.Direct election of senators (17 th) B. Direct Primaries C. Expose and end city machine politics D. More Accountability to constituents 1. Referendum 2. Recall 3. Initiative

70 Progressivism cont. IV. Social programs: A.Settlement House movement B. Conservation of land and resources C. Temperance (18 th ) D. Womens suffrage (19 th ) V. Strategies A.Increase gov. role in economy (increases regulatory power, change bench, conservation) B. Greater Control of accountability of government to people C. Exposure of greed and corruption by muck-racking journalists. Tarbell- (Standard Oil) Steffens (cities) Sinclair (meat packing) Dreiser (poverty) Norris (railroads) Sandburg (workers plight)

71 1920s cont. New consumer goods cars, radios, refrigerators, vacuums, *advertising dem. of goods. Blacks: jazz Age Harlem Renaissance, they were the first fired after WW1, and KKK was reborn, Garveys Black Pride- (blacks back to Africa) Red Scare- Sacco and Vanzetti Isolationism : reject role in WW1 league, want to protect America, insist on debt payment (Dawes Plan) Washington naval Conf. – disarm Kellogg Briand- no war Immigration Act- natl Origins Commercial Entertainment- sports, Hollywood

72 1930s 20 th and 22st amendments 1929 crash> depression Hoover- Moratorium debt, volunteerism- too little too late FDR New deal: 3Rs 1 st (1933) Bank Holiday = AAA, PWA/CCC, NIRA, TVA Fireside chats 2 nd (1935) Court Schemes: WPA, Wagner (CIO forms), Soc. Security Blacks: first fired after WW1. Harlem Riot> FEPC 1941 Isolationism continues- preoccupied with debt/ problems at home Reciprocal trade Agreement- Free Trade 1936 – Sit ins at Flint GM plant = creation of the UAW under Reuther

73 1930s cont. Nye Committee/ Neutrality legislation, embargo (1935) cash carry (1937) Appeasement (tow. Agg.) Preparedness: *^$def. 1938*^ def. After Blitz= Natl Defense Adv. Comm. *1940 Campaign limits FDRs ability to help Br. Until Wilkie approves 1.Destroyer Deal 2. Selective Service Act*Lend lease has public support 1/ 41 Atlantic Charter in 8/ 41 (after Ger. USSR) Pearl Harbor 1941 Indian reorg. Act Big band Era:Swing

74 1940s Democrats in control in WH WW2 *Supplies *Troops –Pearl harbor- Midway- Island hopping Hiroshima, Guadalcanal, Iwo Jima –N. African Italy –D day, 6/6/44 –Bulge –V-E, V-J

75 1940s cont Conferences: Casa Blanca- uncond., Teheran- China, Yalta, Potsdam Nuremberg Trials Iron Curtain Increased Korean War Berlin Blockade During above 3; 1946, TD, M plan, Containment Policy, NATO increase 1949, arms race increases in 1949

76 1940s cont. Support for freedom in Vietnam, Indochina,( Ho Chi Minh= Communist nationalist Fall of Chiang Kai-shek in China to Maos red China Israel created (U.N) America accepts global role(short of war) –See decrease in League/ App. As mistakes –Hear/see Soviet threat –Understand need for global econ. Need for raw materials and markets to keep the US economy prosperous.

77 1950s Korean War Alger Hiss/Rosenbergs McCarthyism/2 nd Red Scare/decline of Army hearings Eisenhowers Dynamic Conservatism/Corporate Commonwealth (cooperation between interest groups)/not friendly towards strikes AFL-CIO merge 1955 Interstate Highway Act=Flight to suburbs (complacent, conformist, consumerism – tvs and cars)

78 1950s Massive Retaliation and the Domino Theory No rescue at Dienbienphu; support for Diem after Geneva Accords Eisenhower Doctrine Suez Canal Crisis U-2 Spy plane (1960) Sputnik 1957 Brown Decision Montgomery Bus Boycott – rise of SCLC Little Rock Crisis – 1957 Civil Rights Act 1957

79 1950s Beat Generation – Kerouac and Ginsberg Elvis

80 1960s Flexible response/détente Bay of Pigs Cuban Missile Crisis/Nuclear Test Ban 2 nd Berlin Crisis=Wall Increase in money to Diem; Diem Falls; Gulf of Tonkin Resolution; Operation Rolling Thunder=increase of ground troops; Tet Offensive; Vietnamization Commission on Status of Women, 1961 New Frontier Peace Corps

81 1960s Alliance for Progress Great Society=War on Poverty (Education- VISTA; Employment; Medicare; Head Start) Civil Rights Act 1964, 1968; Voting Rights Act 1965; 24 th Amendment 1964; Affirmative Action (1965-blacks; 1967-women) Sit-in movement/SNCC Freedom Rides Freedom/marches: Birmingham 1963; DC 1963; Selma 1965 Voter registration drives; Freedom Summer (1964)

82 1960s Assassinations: JFK, 1963; Maclom X 1965; Martin Luther King, Jr. 1968; RFK 1968 Black Panthers (Carmichael, Newton, Seale, Brown) Race Riots Chicago DNC United Farm Workers/Chavez-1962 Feminine Mystique – Friedan 1963 NOW 1963; Libbers and bra-burners; ERA reintroduced in 1970

83 1960s Anti-war movement – New Left (SDS); Counterculture Beatles, Dylan, etc./Woodstock Immigration and Naturalization Act 1965 Land on Moon 1969 Détente/SALT I talks begin Nixon and New Federalism (revenue sharing) 6 day war in Middle East 1967

84 1970s EPA established 1970 SALT I talks 1970 My Lai Massacre/Cambodia Invasion Kent State Massacre broadens antiwar movement American troop withdrawal March 1973 South Vietnam falls 1975 Election of 1972 – Nixon v. McGovern silent majority Watergate China Visit 1972

85 1970s Roe v. Wade 1973 SALT I – 1972 OPEC Embargo/energy crisis 1973 Nixon Resigns 1974 – Ford pardons War Powers Act Election – Carter (non-Washington man) Creates cabinet Departments of Education and Health and Human Services Human rights foreign policy Camp David Accords

86 1970s Iranian Hostage Crisis SALT II 1979 (USSR invades Afghanistan/Olympics) Bakke v. University of California 1978

87 1980s Election of 1980/Reagan Revolution Are you better off than you were four years ago (used in 84 too) California governor – national pride End of hostage crisis (32 minutes into presidency)

88 1980s Assassination attempt March 30 Reaganomics/tax cuts/deregulation/rollback of liberalism of 1960s and 70s/maintains core New Deal safeguards Milton Friedman Free to Choose/Supply-side Reformed SS solvent for later years results in 16 million new jobs and reduced inflation

89 1980s Air traffic controllers strike 1981 (11,359) increased deficit – military spending; outspend Soviets/Evil Empire/SDI Star Wars War on Drugs A Nation at Risk 1 st female to Supreme Court (Rehnquist and Scalia too)

90 1980s Tear down this wall 1989 Reagan Doctrine – support freedom fighters in Afghanistan/Nicaragua/El Salvador Iran-Contra Scandal Election of 1988 – George W. Bush no new taxes

91 1990s Manuel Noriega/Panama Desert Storm/Desert Shield Collapse of USSR 1991 START I Begins NAFTA talks Election of 1992 – Clinton 1 st Baby Boomer president

92 1990s Clinton years see economic expansion FMLA 1993 dont ask dont tell – homosexuals allowed in military NAFTA 1993 Brady Bill – 5-day waiting period for handguns Earned Income Tax Credit Healthcare reform (nationalized) fails Contract with America 1994 Increased minimum wage Defense of Marriage Act

93 2000s Bush v. Gore 2000 September 11 War on Terror/Afghanistan/Iraq No Child Left Behind

94 Cultural Mass entertainment 1920s Collegiate sports growth Film: Chaplin, Bow, Valentino Sports:boxing: Dempsey, baseball: Ruth Lindberghs flight 1927 Gershwin- composer (popular)

95 Cultural cont. Artists: Okeefe, Cassatt, Hopper, 1930s Lind. Baby kidnapped 1932 Chicago world fair 1933 Film Stars of the 1930s: Bogart, Temple Sports Stars of 1930s: Joe Lewis, Lou Gehrig 1937: A. Earhearts last flight

96 Cultural cont. 1937: Golden Gate bridge 1938: H. Hughes world in record time 1939:Gone With the Wind, and the Wizard of Oz Film and music stars of the 1940s; Nat King Cole, Duke Ellington, Joe DiMaggio, Ty Cobb 1941: New York worlds fair 1943 Casablanca 1943: Penicillin introduced 1943: Jitterbug, bebop, zoot suit 1943: William Lloyd Wright famous architect Stars of the 1950s: M. Monroe, Sugar Ray Leonard, Rocky Marciano, Arnold Palmer, Elvis

97 Cultural cont. 1950: US (6% of worlds population) Owns 60% of all cars, 58% phones, 45% radios 1951: Color TV introduced 1954: Polio Vaccine 1957: Beatnik movement (Kerouac) starts in California and spreads 1960s heroes: Vince Lombardi, J. Nicklaus, Mickey Mantle, The Beatles, Cassius Clay, Billie J. King, B. Streisand, K. Hepburn 1960: 85m TV sets 1961: John Birch Society(reactionary) increasingly active

98 Cultural cont. 1963: Andy Warhol (NY Guggenheim museum0 and pop art 1964: Hoffa found guilty ( for tampering, fraud, conspiracy) – disappears in : Mini skirts, twiggy twist 1969: Campus unrest spreads

99 Economic Roaring Twenties – increase of commercial entertainment advertising and credit; new technology radio, appliances, cars 1921: Melon as Secretary of Treasury – tax cuts; high tariffs; laissez-faire; deregulation 1922: stock market boom October 29, 1929 – Black Tuesday 1925: McNary-Haugen farm relief defeated 1931: Moratorium on debt payment 1932: Bonus March; Hoover moves left (RFC, too little too late; FDR campaigns on the 3 Rs)

100 Economic : First New Deal (100 days) –Bank Holiday (relief);Emergency Banking Act (relief) –CCC (relief), NIRA (recovery), AAA (recovery), FDIC (reform), TVA (Reform), FERA (relief; priming the pump), HOLC (relief); SEC (reform) 1934: increase of strikes 1935: critics from R and L 1935: 2 nd New Deal moves Left: WPA (relief), REA (reform), NLRA (Wagner) (reform), and SS (reform) 1936: AAA and NIRA unconstitutional 1937: loses court packing but Court moves left; 1938: Fair Labor Standards Act; 2 nd AAA

101 Economic Winter 37/38 recession (attempted to balance budget) ND d/n end Depression or unemployment, transform capitalism except labor; end poverty or redistribute wealth; d/n address racial or female inequality (ex.FEPC) Importance: (1) new institutions that expand role of government=minimum assistance to poor and unemployed; protect rights of Labor; stabilize the banking system; building low-income housing; regulate financial markets; subsidizing agricultural production; (2) new political coalition for Democrats (3) New Deal liberalism inspires and shapes Great Society

102 Economic : US manufacturing ½ of worlds manufactured goods; supplies 25% of British military needs : demobilization 1940s-50s: population shift to sunbelt 1948: Fair Deal – expansion of social welfare/Keynesian Economics 1953: Government lifts all wage controls 1953: Eisenhower's Dynamic Conservatism – stop momentum of New Deal 1959: Ike invokes Taft-Hartley to halt steel strike

103 Economic : New Frontier blocked by conservative coalition; NASA; increased minimum wage 1963: LBJs Great Society; War on Poverty increases deficits 1969: Nixons New Federalism – 30billion back to states (decline of economy, unemployment, inflation, GNP, trade deficits) raises taxes and interest rates; does not work

104 Political s Republican domination 1932 – FDR elected 1933 – 20 th and 21 st Amendments 1935 – Long assassinated 1936, 40 – FDR reelected 1940 – Smith Act 1941 – OPA WPB established 1944 – FDR reelected 1950 – McCarran Act 1951 – 22 nd and 23 rd Amendments

105 Political , 1956 – IKE (re)elected 1960 – JFK 1963 – LBJ 1963 – Gideon v. Wainwright 1964 – LBJ reelected (Goldwater); Warren Report; 24 th Amendment; Tonkin Resolution 1964 – Escobedo v. Illinois 1966 – Miranda v. Arizona 1962 – environmental movement gains momentum (Silent Spring)

106 Political – 25 th Amendment 1968 – Nixon elected (RFK; riots at Chicago)

107 Reconstruction Traditional historiography = sordid Modern historiography = unsuccessful but laudable Began during CW as how to reunite 1863: Lincolns Ten Percent Plan 1864: Wade-Davis pocket vetoed April 1865 – Congress out of session; Johnson issued plan Presidential Reconstruction ( ) (Johnson) –Black Codes infuriate N. Republicans

108 Reconstruction December 1865 – Congress reconvenes Radical Republicans Sumner and Stevens call for abrogation of Johnson governments Call for new governments based on equality before law and manhood suffrage Moderates try working with Johnson to modify –Refused to seat congressmen and Senators elected from S. in November 1865 elections –Early 1866 Johnson vetoes Freedmans Bureau and Civil Rights Bill (overridden) 1866 – Congress approves 14 th Amendment (1868)

109 Reconstruction 1866 midterms repudiate Johnsons policies; S. refuses 14 th Amendment Congress decided to take over 1867: Pass Reconstruction Act; began Radical Reconstruction (lasts to 1877) By 1870 all states readmitted and controlled by Republican Party –Carpetbaggers and Scalawags Articulate black political leadership emerges in South (16 in Congress, 600 in state legislatures, hundreds in local offices)

110 Reconstruction Successes of Radical Reconstruction governments: –First state-funded public school system in S. –Equalized taxation –Outlawed discrimination in public transportation and accommodations –Economic development Opposition to Reconstruction (KKK) Johnson impeached (1868) 1868 – Grant elected; Congress approves 15 th ; destroys Klan in 1871; reelected in 1872

111 Reconstruction Reconstruction wanes; Dems never support/corruption/Republicans b/c more conservative ? use of federal power Panic of 1873 = economic concern ahead Dems win control of House in 1874 Violence erupts in South in mid-1870s; no intervention By 1876 all S redemmed ex. SC, FL, and LA Compromise of 1876 and collapse of Reconstruction S. falls under reactionary leadership – Jim Crow emerges Stronger federal government indifferent as S. effectively nullified 14 th and 15 th Amendments – not rectified until 1960s

112 Social/Economic Impacts - Reconstruction Emergence of modern America N and W see transcontinental RR; modern steel industry; settlement of trans-Mississippi West; final defeat of American Indians; expansion of mining Industrialization wipes out small farmers and artisans; wage earner emerges By 1877 industrial production 75% greater than 1865 – even with panic Little economic development in S. Blacks solidify family ties – locate loved ones; black churches Segregation; limited economic development for freed blacks

113 Post WWII Economic Trends Post-war decade = unprecedented & sustained growth Citizens and government – massive spending Rising consumerism and credit Government spurred economy out of necessity during war; continued after

114 Post WWII Economic Trends – GNP doubles Inflation under 2% throughout 50s Defense spending most important stimulant US monopoly over international trade Technology sector increases 35% between 1945 and home ownership grew 50% Savings less than 5% of income; consumerism and credit Middle class 5.7m in 1947 to 12m by 1960

115 Causes of the Depression 1.Watered stock (16 times earnings); careful investors sell stock back to take profits October 29, 1929=Black Tuesday 16.5 million shares traded; market fell 40 points=decline until Buying on the margin (borrowed 90% with stock as collateral; when prices fell 10% lender sold stock = depressed prices) 3.Depressed farm economy 4.New construction declined 5.Auto sales lagged 6.Underconsumption 7.Money hoarding reduced demand; workers laid off; reduced purchasing power; further decrease in demand; etc. 8.Fordney-McCumber and Hawley-Smoot led to less exports, further hurting the economy

116 Latin-American/US Foreign Policy 1823 – Monroe Doctrine 1840s – Manifest Destiny/Mexican War 1850 – Clayton-Bulwer 1880s – increased investment 1898 – Spanish-American War 1901 – Hay-Pauncefote aborgates Clayton 1903 – Hay-Buneau-Varilla – Canal built 1890s-1920 – US Marines in Latin America 1920s – isolation 1933 – Good Neighbor Policy 1950s-1990s – Cold War intervention (Cuba, etc.) 1961 – Alliance for Progress

117 Eras of Expanded Democracy Jeffersonian Era ( ) simplicity Jacksonian Era (1820s-1840) UWMS/reform Age of Lincoln/Civil War/Reconstruction ( ) Emancipation, Citizenship UMS Progressive Era ( ) DES; 3Rs; Reg. of BB; UAS Age of FDR ( ) ND; FEPC; communists? JFK/LBJ ( ) CR/Reconstruction Realized Reagan ( ) simplicity

118 Good luck on your test! Energy and persistence conquer all things. –Benjamin Franklin Tomorrow all of your hard work will pay off!!! -Annie

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