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By Kat1010
  • Booker T. Washington

    Booker T. Washington
    Dominant leader in African american community
  • Rise of KKK (early 20th century)

    Rise of KKK (early 20th century)
    white supremacist group
  • W.E.B. Dubois

    W.E.B. Dubois
    Historian and author
  • Jim Crow Laws

    Jim Crow Laws
    State and local laws about racial discrimination
  • Tuskegee Institute

    Tuskegee Institute
    to train teachers in Alabama
  • Chinese Exclusion Act

    Chinese Exclusion Act
    Law prohibiting all Chinese laborers
    signed by Chester A Arthur
  • Interstate Commerce Act

    Interstate Commerce Act
    Designed to regulate railroad industry
  • Jane Addams-Hull House

    Jane Addams-Hull House
    settlement house in Chicago
  • Sherman Antitrust Act

    Sherman Antitrust Act
    Free competition in commerce
  • Plessy V. Ferguson

    Plessy V. Ferguson
    "Seperate but equal". Doctrine to help racial segregation
  • McKinley Assassinated

    McKinley Assassinated
    25th president of the us
  • Coal Miner Strike-1902

    Coal Miner Strike-1902
    Miners striked for higher wages, shorter workdays, and the recognition of their union.
  • Ida Tarbell-“The History of Standard Oil”

    Ida Tarbell-“The History of Standard Oil”
    when the Supreme Court of the United States found the company to be violating the Sherman Antitrust Act.
  • Niagara Movement

    Niagara Movement
    African american divil rights group
  • The Jungle Published

    The Jungle Published
    shows the harsh conditions and exploited lives of immigrants in the United States in Chicago and similar industrialized cities.
  • Roosevelt-Antiquities Act

    Roosevelt-Antiquities Act
    established the first national historic preservation policy for the United States
  • Federal Meat Inspection Act

    Federal Meat Inspection Act
    prohibited the sale of misbranded livestock
  • Food and Drug Act

    Food and Drug Act
    prohibits commerce in misbranded foods, drinks and drugs
  • Muller v. Oregon

    Muller v. Oregon
    women got less labor hours than men
  • Taft Wins

    Taft Wins
    Taft became president of us
  • NAACP formed

    NAACP formed
    Interracial group fighting for african american rights
  • Muckrackers

    reformed minded journalist that established institutions
  • urban league

    urban league
    Historic civil rights organization
  • Triangle Shirtwaist fire

    Triangle Shirtwaist fire
    deadliest industrial disaster
  • Wilson Asks for War

    Wilson Asks for War
    Wilson asks Congress to send U.S. troops into battle against Germany in World War I
  • Underwood-Simmons Tariff

    Underwood-Simmons Tariff
    reduce the average tax on imported goods.
  • 16th Amendment

    16th Amendment
    Government was allowed to take taxes out
  • Department of Labor Established

    Department of Labor Established
    Federal government responsible for safety and health
  • Wilson Elected

    Wilson Elected
    wilson elected for president
  • 17th Amendment

  • 17th Amendment

    17th Amendment
    cast votes for senators
  • Teddy Roosevelt’s- Square Deal

    Teddy Roosevelt’s- Square Deal
    conservation of natural resources, control of corporations, and consumer protection.
  • Federal Reserve Act

    Federal Reserve Act
    the 63rd United States Congress and signed into law by President Woodrow Wilson
  • Clayton Antitrust Act

    Clayton Antitrust Act
    Prevented unfair methods for competition
  • Trench Warfare

    Trench Warfare
    type of combat in which the opposing sides attack
  • Federal trade Commission

    Federal trade Commission
    the enforcement of U.S. antitrust law and the protection of consumers
  • Federal Trade Commission Act

    Federal Trade Commission Act
    outlaw unfair methods of competitions
  • The Birth of a Nation (1915)

    The Birth of a Nation (1915)
    silent film about racism
  • Lusitania sunk

    Lusitania sunk
    uk ship torpedoed by german ship
  • Zimmerman Telegram

    Zimmerman Telegram
    secret community by germans
  • Espionage Act

    Espionage Act
    Law to make everyone swear they wouldnt tell government secrets
  • 18th amendment

    18th amendment
    prohibiting alcohol
  • Hammer v. Dagenhart

    Hammer v. Dagenhart
    enforce child labor laws
  • fourteen points

    fourteen points
    ensure world peace
  • Sedition Act

    Sedition Act
    Prohibits writing false information about government
  • Armistice Day

    Armistice Day
    Germany and France agreement
  • Versailles Peace Conference

    Versailles Peace Conference
    establish the terms of the peace after World War I
  • Wilson Stroke

    Wilson Stroke
    wilson died of a stroke
  • Treaty of Versailles to Senate

    Treaty of Versailles to Senate
    president personally delivered a treaty to the Senate.
  • 19th amendment

    19th amendment
    women rights
  • League of Nations

    League of Nations
    International organizations