World War 1

  • Begining of Great Migration

    Begining of Great Migration
    African-Americans moved north during this period, largely in response to an increased number of unskilled factory job openings as northern manufacturers boosted production for World War I.
  • 4 Causes of WW1

    4 Causes of WW1
    Causes of World War 1
    Imperialism, Nationalism, militarism, Allience system.
  • Map before war.

    Map before war.
    Alot less countrys
    Countrys are bigger.
  • Assanation of Franz Ferdinand

    Assanation of Franz Ferdinand
    By a Serbian Terrerist group called the "The Black Hand".
    Franz made it clear that he was gonna make many changes when he came into power
  • Allies Vs. Central powers

    Allies Vs. Central powers
    Allies- France, Britan, and Russia
    Central- Germany, austria-hungry, and Italy.
  • British Blockade

    British Blockade
    block german war supplies which included furtalizer which was for farming but since the germans couldnt get it germans starved.
  • Fighting begains

    Fighting begains
    In belgium
  • Trench Warfare

    Trench Warfare
    life in the trenches was wet and you were always crouching
  • Weapons that changed the war.

    Weapons that changed the war.
    Mustard Gas- Cleared out trenches.
    Machine guns- could fire rapidly and kill more people faster.
    Tanks- you could ride across no mans land and not be hurt and you could drive over trenches
  • Womans roles in WWI

    Womans roles in WWI
    Cook, Clean, Work, and take care of children.
  • The Big 4

    The Big 4
    France, United Kingdom, U.S.A, and Italy.
  • Lusitania

    Cruise ship exploded
  • Presidential election of 1916

    Presidential election of 1916
    Woodrow Willson wins
    "He Kept Us Out of War"
  • Zimmermann Note

    Zimmermann Note
    Germans Declare war on the U.S.
    Want Mexico and Japan to join them.
    Says mexico will acquire new land in U.S.
  • America enters the war.

    America enters the war.
    Americans were killed on a cruise ship.
  • CPI

    Committee on Public information
    The leader was George Creel
  • Selective service act 1917

    Selective service act 1917
    Hugh johnson was the first drafted.
    24 million signed up
    3 million got drafted
    There were Exeptions and defferals to not be drafted.
  • Espionage Act

    Espionage Act
    It prescribed a $10,000 fine and 20 years' imprisonment for interfering with the recruiting of troops or the disclosure of information dealing with national defence.
  • WIB

    War Industries Board
    Bernard M. baruch
  • Sedition Act

    Sedition Act
    Could not talk bad about the governments intentions on the war.
  • Map after the War

    Map after the War
    Alot more smaller countries egknowledging individual racial groups
  • money spent

    money spent
    35 billion dollars
    8500000 Military Deaths
  • Armistace

    "armistice" means a cessation of hostilities as a prelude to peace negotiations. signed at 5 a.m. on the morning of 11 November 1918, and came into effect six hours later at 11 a.m.
  • schenck Vs. United States

    schenck Vs. United States
    Schenck Sent all the drafted soilders pamplets undermining the efforts of the war though it was against the Espionage act, but he fought against it in court and lost.
  • Treaty of Versailles

    Treaty of Versailles
    Germany had to give up all there territories. Take full responiablity and pay a large sum of money to pay for dameges cause during the war.
    And it seemed like the big four was more trying to get revenge than make peace.
  • End of the Great migration

    End of the Great migration
  • League of Nations

    League of Nations
    Formed to ensure war never broke out again.