American History B

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    The great migration

    The great migration was when thousands to millions of African Americans moved to the north for oppurtunity and saftey with the help of railroads
  • Emergency Quota Act

    to temporarily limit the numbers of immigrants that could come to the United States by having quotas based on country of birth.
  • 1924 Immigration Act

    This identified who could enter as a "non-quota" immigrant; this included wives and unmarried children of US citizens, religious or academic professionals, and “bona-fide students” under 15 years of age.