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  • Tubman
    Harriet Tubman Harriet Tubman was a poor slave girl who ran away from her plantation at the age of 28. Throughout the course of her life many people and many things...
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  • Dsiree's Baby
    Thesis: The theme in "Desiree's Baby" by Kate Chopin is a condemnation of racism. "It means . . . that the child is not white; it means that you are not white" (132). The...
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  • Little Women
    Little Women by Louisa May Alcott (1832-1888) Type of Work: Sentimental, life drama Setting A small New England town; mid 1800s Principal Characters Mrs. March...
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  • The Great Awakening
    Identify the major reform movements of the Second Great Awakening. To what extent were reformers during the Second Great awakening successful in achieving their goals...
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  • Deep Into the Jungle: the Suppressed Consequences of War
    "Vietnam was what we had instead of happy childhoods." This quote from Michael Herr, a Vietnam War correspondent and co-author to screenplays such as Apocalypse Now and Full...
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  • 02.01
    Category|Northeast|South|West|Midwest| Political|. Labor unions formed in the Northeast. |Laws allowed segregation and discrimination .|Riots increased do to...
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  • Civil War
    For immigrants and new citizens, there are several important events, people, and ideas that should be learned. The Puritan colony in Massachusetts Bay, the conflict in the...
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  • 03.06 War at Home Honors
    In relation to the War of Terror that began after the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, there are many similarities that can be drawn along with the way...
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  • 05.01
    World War Again 05.01 1.Explain the reasons for U.S. neutrality during the 1920s and 1930s. How did ideas about neutrality change during the period from the end of World War...
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  • Elizabeth I and Mary Queen of Scots
    Elizabeth I and Mary Queen of Scots During the sixteenth century there where many conflicts which occurred between Catholics and Protestants. The Kings and Queens of...
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  • 05.06 Assignment
    05.06 Assignment Write three well-developed paragraphs on the following: 1. What were the reasons the bomb should have been used on Japan? The reasons the bomb...
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  • 05.06 War Ends
    In my opinion, using the bomb on Japan was a “smart” choice. Even though it killed thousands and thousands of people, it stopped the war! If we hadn't bombed Japan...
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  • Taticus
    African American History. African Americans are and have always been a vital aspect to American society. They were brought here in bondage, and eventually received their so...
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  • A Lesson Before Dying Analysis
    A Lesson Before Dying Study Guide As I put this book down, I felt both sad and enlightened. As I sat there having completed A Lesson before Dying, I thought to myself...
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  • 05.06 War Ends
    05.06 War Ends Jacob Lavoie March 31, 2014 In this lesson, you saw the vast differences in how World War II ended in the European and Pacific Theaters. Use this...
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  • 06.01 the Fifties and Sixties
    | Veterans | Women | African Americans | What they gained as a result of World War II? | The American Gov. came out with the GI Bill of Rights, which meant by law it...
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  • 06.05 Cold War Honors
    Eric Palomino 05/12/14 06.05 Cold War - Honors 1. The relationship between the U.S. and Cuba was extremely tense. The Cuban Missile Crisis created many days where...
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  • 1.04 Assesment
    01.04 SWBS Chart and Reflection The "Somebody-Wanted-But-So" chart is an excellent way to summarize important information from history. In it, you identify a person or group...
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  • 1 04 Flvs Us History
    DAKOTA HUNT 01.04 SWBS Chart and Reflection The "Somebody-Wanted-But-So" chart is an excellent way to summarize important information from history. In it, you identify...
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  • Diamonds Are Forever (Funding Civil War)
    A diamond may last you forever; unfortunately, lives cannot and are often cut short by the sale of diamonds. Blood diamonds are the cause of thousands of deaths all across...
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  • 1.05 - a New South.
    Former slaves shown casting a vote Library of Congress AP2.H32 1867 Case Y [P&P] Which amendment to the U.S. Constitution directly guarantees the right shown in...
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  • 1.06: Face of Freedom, U.S.
    1.06: Face of freedom, U.S. History. "Explain how freedoms for African Americans were socially, politically, and economically limited from 1865 to 1900?" Your...
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  • 1. Introduction to Afro American Studies I 2. Mid Term Examination Review Sheet
    1. Introduction to Afro American Studies I 2. Mid Term Examination Review Sheet 3. Spring 2013 Semester 4. Note: As you have been aware since our first day of...
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  • 111.455
    Part 1 President Andrew Johnson: Wanted....He wanted the same thing President Lincoln wanted except Johnson had patience But....He vetoed a law and was impeached in...
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  • 1234ps
    1. Explain how you responded to a significant challenge that you have encountered and what you learned in the process. (maximum 200 words) When I was in high school, I...
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  • 1919 Black Sox Scandal Outline
    he 1919 Chicago Black Sox baseball scandal The 1919 Chicago Black Sox hold the greatest baseball scandal of all time; the stories differ as...
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  • 1960's
    Women's Movement Progression Timeline 7/19/2011 SS310-11 Carla Banks 1964 Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, Bars discrimination in employment on the basis of race...
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  • 1960's
    The 1960’s had several aspects that impacted our society. The first person that I think about is Martin Luther King Jr. He was courageous, intelligent, strong, determine...
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  • 1960's Diary Entery
    1960's Diary Entries HIS 135 Shauna Pena September 9, 2012 Witness to the assassination of Malcolm X –Journal Entry #1 February 21, 1965 Today we have lost a...
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  • 1960s Diary Entries
    Diary Entry 1, Protester at the Lincoln Memorial who hears King give his “I Have a Dream” speech. Today I witnessed one of the greatest things I have ever seen in...
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