Time Line 2

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Timeline Part II NOTE: Before starting the Timeline project please refer to the "Example Timeline Matrix" document. Instructions: Complete the matrix by providing the Time Period/Date(s) in column B, and the Description and Significance of the People/Event(s) to American History in column C. See complete instructions in the Syllabus for the Module 3 assignment entitled. “Timeline Part II.” NOTE: The timeline project does not need to be submitted to turnitin. NOTE: Please write your answers in a clear and concise manner. Limit your submission of the Timeline Part II up to 250 words per topic/subtopic. For example, if a topic is divided into 3 subtopics, you may write a maximum of 250 per subtopic listed. Be sure to cite all sources.…show more content…
With slavery abolished in the Southern States, the South struggled to rebuild post war. Labor unions were formed to combat the poor working conditions, low wages, and other issues (Justin S, 2004).. | 8) The socio-cultural and economic impact of the mass immigration to the U.S. in the late 1800s and early 1900s. | 1800s - 1900s | After the civil war there was a boom in immigration which led to the term “New immigration.” Because of the new immigration, the US had fears of the negative impact on the economy, politics and culture the new immigrants were thought to bring (Wikipedia, n.d.). | 9) The socio-cultural impact of the Progressive Movement and its legacy to American history. | 1900s | Two items that are attributed to the legacy of the Progressive Movement are the Interstate Commerce Act (1887) and the Sherman Antitrust Act (1890). The progressives wanted to tame bosses and political machines and to include more people in the political process. | 10) Imperialism and America’s rise to power, including the causes and consequences of the Spanish-American War of 1898. | 1890 – 1920 | Cuba wanted to be separated from Spain and the US was already warring with Spain over. Territories as well were the cause. The consequence was the creation of the 1898 Treaty of Paris, negotiated on terms favorable to the U.S., which allowed temporary American control of Cuba, ceded indefinite colonial authority over Puerto Rico, Guam and the Philippine islands from
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