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In History
  • Tom Watson and the Poulists

    Tom Watson was an American politician. In 1980 Thomas Watson had pushed through legislation mandating.
  • Leo Frank Case

    The Frank case is one of the most high publicized cases in the legal annals of Georgia. In Atlanta a Jewish man was placed on trial.
  • Rural

    Rural is a geographic area that is located outside towns and cities. In Rural most of all population, housing, and territory not included within an urban area.
  • Booker T. Washington

    Booker T. Washington
    Booker Washington was a American educator. Washington was from the last generation of black American leaders born into slavery and became the leading voice of the former slaves and their descendants.
  • 1906 Atlanta Riots

    Mobs of whites killed lots of blacks. Local newspaper reporters have been assaulted by black males.
  • Alonzo Herdon

    Alonzo Herdon
    Herndon was an African American entrepreneur and businessman. He was one of the first African American millionaires, and the founder and president of one of the U.S.
  • John and Lugenia Hope

    John and Lugenia Hope
    The couple lived together as husband and wife, although the marriage was prohibited by Georgia law. In 1906 Hope became the first black President of More house University and then the President of Atlanta University in 1929.
  • WEB DuBois

    WEB DuBois
    DuBois rose to national prominence as the leader of the Niagara Movement. DuBois was a good author and his collection of essays was a seminal work.
  • Civilian Conversation Corps

    Civilian Conversation Corps
    In New York Roosevelt was a governor who had ran a similar program on a smaller scale. He had propose to create the CCC to be used in complex work, not interfering with abnormal employment, and confining itself to forestry, the prevention of soil erosion, flood control and similar projects.
  • Agriculture Adjustment Act

    Agriculture Adjustment Act
    The Agriculture Adjustment Act was a federal law in the United States. The money for these subsidies was generated through an exclusive tax on companies which processed farm products.
  • Richard Russel

    Richard Russel
    Russell was a founder and leader of the conservative coalition that dominated Congress from 1937 to 1963. He was for decades a leader of Southern opposition to the civil rights movement.
  • Eugene Talmadge

    Eugene Talmadge
    Eugene Talmadge was a Democratic politician who served two terms as the 67th Governor of Georgia. in the mid 19th century Joe Brown and Eugene Talmadge have been elected four times as Governor of Georgia.
  • Carl Vinson

    Carl Vinson
    He was a Democrat and served for more than 50 years in the United States House of Representatives. He is the longest serving member ever of the United States House of Representatives from the state of Georgia.
  • Social Security

    Social Security
    In the United States, Social Security is the commonly used term for the federal old age Survivors and Disability Insurance OASDI program. In 2015 Social Security expenditures totaled $750.5 billion dollars.
  • Pearl Harbor

    Pearl Harbor
    The attack on pearl harbor is also known as The Battle Of Pearl Harbor. The attack led to the United States' entry into World War 2.
  • Plessy V. Ferugson

    Plessy V. Ferugson
    Plessy V. Freguson was a landmark constitutional law cas of the supreme court. The decision was handed down by a vote of 7 to 1 with the majority opinion written by Justice.
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    International Cotton Exposition

    The International Cotton Exposition was held in Atlanta. The location was along the Western and Atlantic railroad track.
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    World War 1

    World War 1 was known as the first world war. The war drew in all the world's economic great powers
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    County Unit System

    In 1917 the county system had been established. All of the 159 counties had been classified according to the population.
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    Great Depression

    The Great Depression was the deepest and longest-lasting economic downturn in the history of the Western industrialized world. This all had began when the stop market crashed in.
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    World War 2

    The World War 2 was also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945.. They finally started eventually forming two opposing military alliances: the Allies and the Axis.
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    The Holocaust is also known as Shoah. The victims included 1.5 million children[5] and represented about two-thirds of the nine million Jews who had lived in Europe for years.