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Decade - 1900s

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Its changed a lot over the years. Theres more sex, violence and disrespect. Children learn how to swear at their parents, friends and family. The music teaches children how to be sex icons and to have lots of sex because thars the thing to do and also how to treat the women of America. Especially bl…
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School teachers, or house cleaners. many women didn't have jobs, their jobs were to take care of the children and do the house work
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It was painted by an American artist named Clara Hoffman. Biographical information about her is scarce. She may have been born in North Carolina in 1862, but her death date is unknown. **** Without a visual reference how can you know it's that painting? This theme is a very common one, and there m…
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During the early nineteenth century there was a vast migration from the country into cities. This migration led to major problems in cities such as waste-management. It also helped to create urban slums. In addition to the migration from the American countryside, there were also waves of immigrants …
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from 1916 onwards there was a certain tokenism in relation to women in Irish politics. most women members of parliament, and there were very few, were widows, mothers, sisters etc of heroes of the 1916 rising, the civil war and so on. in the 1970s some women entered politics in their own right, nota…
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Answer though I was only a child, I certainly watched my mother and neighbors as well as my aunts and grandmothers as I grew up in the 1940's. Life was very different; most women did not work outside the home. Many homes did not have running water in the house; water was carried in buckets from a…
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There is currently a debate going on between the town of Vandergrift, PA, and Buffalo, NY, as to which was the first to go live on an electrical grid.
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You need a picture and date to determine that; however, if it is very worn it is worth the melt value of silver which is around $23.50 if you found a local dealer, which they will sell to someone else for around $30.00, so they make $6.50 on you. My advice, if the coin is in great condition, is to s…
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The Kings and Queens of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland were 1760-1815 George III 1815-1830 George IV 1830-1837 William IV 1837-1901 Victoria
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From 1914 until 1919, France was involved in World War One. Several diplomatic crises erupted between France and Germany during the 1900's (First Moroccan crisis, Second Moroccan crisis). The Dreyfus affair ended by 1906. Jean Jaurès, France's most famous peace activist ever and initiator of the …
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When WWII was over (after all the rationing of food, clothing, and household goods) there were more jobs, and society as a whole could buy almost anything. Houses were cheaper, cars, electrical appliances, etc. Everyone basically went on a binge of buying. The 1950s was the last age of innocence. Fa…
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most of the houses were made out of woodthat's pretty much all I know.hope this helps;D
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It increased competition and tension among a number of European countries
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Arizona was barren, virtually unsettled desert. It had a very small population of Navajo indians, mormon settlers who trekked down from Utah, and Mexicans families who had settled there long before the Mexican-American War. Arizona didn't develop until the debut of airconditioning after WWII.
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Booker T. Washington is an African American Male who was enslaved in Virginia and grew up on a plantation in West Virginia. He was born in 1856 and he died 1915. Washington organized an agricultural and industrial school for African Americans in Tuskegee, Alabama.Booker T. Washington became a nation…
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In the early 1900s, women typically stayed at home and raised children. But society was beginning to change, and in certain states, women were being given the vote. One woman, Jeannette Rankin of Montana, even got elected to congress in 1917. There were also some women of the 1910s who were lawyers,…
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An important US Supreme Court case from the 1900's was Lonewolf versus Hitchcock in 1903. Another Supreme Court case was Lisenba versus People of the state of California in 1941. Boynton versus Virginia in 1960 was another Supreme Court case.
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stonemasons, blacksmiths, shopkeepers, squatters, farmers that kind of stuff
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The word 'suffrage' means the right to be able to vote in political elections. A suffragist advocated for the rights of women to vote.
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It was first invented by the Chinese during the Song Dynasty. Year is unkown by me.
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In the early 1900's housewives were usually the first ones to get up. If there was no electricity in the home, a wood stove had to be stoked so that breakfast could be cooked. Eggs might have to be gotten out of the chicken coop or the ice box. Then water had to be brought in to do dishes if there w…
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around or about a certain time period
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About 25 cents (=
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Australia in the 1950's. Life in the 1950's was different compared to the 2000's. In the 1950's, people were beginning to overcome the terrible World War II that occured in the early 1940's. The fashion was fairly basic, but more evolved from the early 1900's, the music people listened to wa…
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According to the 2008 estimates Las Vegas has 558,383 residents. Urban population is estimated at 1,314,357 and Metro at 1,865,746.
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Men usually held a low wage job such as a worker in a factory, mill, or mine. They also, if successful, might have opened a small store or shop. If they were very successful, they could own one of the companies (but that was a rare case such as Rockefeller).
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penises. ^Best Answer^
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Answer To clear up any confusion, the term is mint mark, not mint date, and ALL U.S. coins carry the motto E Pluribus Unum so that's not an identifying inscription. Your coin is properly called a Morgan dollar after its designer. There's a full set of values at many sites - a good one is http:/…
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What is A CONSCIENTIOUS PLACEwHAT did fdr call December 7 1941Who was Stalin of USSRWhat was the land lease actWhich two countries invaded PolandHow did the najavo help in world war twoHow did the axis powers benefit from appeasementWhat was the munich conference..............................Stuff l…
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That is like asking how each person contributes in a large city; the answer would be so large you would die of old age reading it. The basic system of life in a clan was that everyone contributed as they could, while some had "job's" (more like duties) others were less specialized and made general …
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to cook there food and to set other tribes houses on fireANSWER:Fire had many uses to the Cherokee, they included ceremonial, warmth, cooking, warfare, making glue and other tools essential to life.
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In 1900 there was still experimenting going on. And most short clips had a scientific background, like for example the first - delivered - account of moving pictures, answering an university demand for the prove of galloping horses - from 1878. The first real movie "The Story of the Kelly Gang" was…
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sarah,marie,rosa,and molly maybe... or Not sure if these are all restricted to England, or England and the US. Top Baby Names in the Early 1800s. Male name.....................Female name 1 Ernest.........................Virginia 2 Asa.............................Phoebe 3 Isaac................…
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That needs to be cut down, so here are some that involve the US between 1900 and 1999. The Phillipene War, The Boxer Rebellion, The Occupation of Haiti, WWI, WWII, The Korean War, The Vietnam War, The Beirut Peacekeeping Mission, The Persian Gulf War, Invasion of Grenada, Invasion of Panama, Gulf …
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r T. Washington was born into slavery, but freed as a child. He became educated, and was one of the first black men to promote education among the African-American population. During the early 1900's he was a key figure in the early civil rights movement, advocating fellow African-Americans to join …
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Nationalism can refer to an ideology,sentiment a form of culture or a social movement that focuses on the nation. The ardent Panslavism of Serbia and Russia's willingness to support its Slavic brother conflicted with Austria-Hungary's Pan-Germanism.On the 28th of June 1914 Archduke Franz Ferdinand …
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It was difficult to farm in the 1800's. Farmers did not have all of the technology that is found today. The hours were long, and difficult. Manual labor was a big part of farming in the 1800's.
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The Ice Cream Cone was invented in St. Louis at the Louisiana purchase convention.
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Women who were teachers in the early 1900s had a career that was somewhat unusual. Most women did not work outside the home. Being a teacher was considered an honorable profession.
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the magna carta was made in England in 1215
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he was know for helping black usa people
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because he was a great educater
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Population figures for Las Vegas in 1955 are not available. In 1950, the population of Las Vegas, Nevada was 24,624. The population for Las Vegas in 1960 was 64,405.
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Answer Not under the "ex post facto" doctrine, if it is a statutory offense. However, under the common-law criminal theory, any intentional harm to another person or municipality or the public morals could be considered a "crime", at least under state laws, even if not specifically defined in a …
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Answer they have became alot bigger they only had one room school one now we have 50 to150 classroom . i am in love with someone.:D
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A loaf of bread averaged between $0.04 USD and $0.05 USD in 1905. Many loaves were made smaller than expected to capitalize on the price.
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they worked in factories, im researching it myself, so i dont have much to say, sorry:( labor force, steamfitters, boilermaker woman would often enter into dosmetic service, others farmed in southern quebec
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The average price for chicken was about 13 cents per pound in 1900. A gallon of milk cost about 20 cents per gallon.
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Chevrolet Ford GM Products Chrysler The Camaro and the Mustang.
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There were many social changes that occurred in the US during the 1920s. They included the emergence of the Klu Klux Klan, Prohibition, and organized crime.
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cause he exposed child labor
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There is a book "Standard Catalog of Lionel Trains" its the most comprehensive listing I use written by David Doyle can find between $42 and $51 It's usually higher in price at the conventions. The most comprehensive is the library in Stratsburg, PA "National Toy Train Museum: maintains a library ov…
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Some diapers in the 1900s were said to be made out of burlap sacks. Most were cloth, usually cotton or linen
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Its the pharoah
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well i went looking and so far i have only seen them go for 12.50$-25.00$
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they used there environment to help them survive
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In the 1960's in the United States, the father of the home went to work while the wife stayed home to help with the children and keep house. The mother usually wore a dress when going to the market. The children played outside until dark, after doing their homework, or had friends over to listen to …
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In 1851 Prince Albert built the Great Exhibition in London corrected by cooljosie9
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Peasants lived in a small hut that only had one room but slightly better of Peasants lived in huts with more than one room, they did not have glass windows, they only had holes in the walls. Smoke went out of a hole in the roof, not a chimney. Richer people in the 1300's lived in castles made out of…
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People in the 1900's hunted game like deer or bucks, while other people ate salads and other vegetables.
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Women used to be like a man's pet in the early 1900's. They either stayed home and cleaned if they were married, or were a school teacher if they remaine single.
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Louis Riel was a Canadian hero, without Louis Riel many rights would still be denied to metis and aboriginal citizens. Louis Riel founded the Canadian province of Manitoba. He was a Metis - that is, he was half European half Aboriginal - and he led a resistance on behalf of the rights being denied…
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the need for money and jobs was always a problem and people found ways to make things like steel cheaper and sold high for emmense profit. once people found theese cheaper ways they could em[ploy vast ammounts of people and produce theese things by the thousands and make themselfs money.and we know …
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Carry Nation was the member of the Woman's Christian Temperance Union best known for attacking saloons and other drinking establishments with a hatchet. The spelling of Nation's first name is the source of much confusion and both Carrie and Carry are considered correct. Official records indicate it…
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You need to supply a lot more information. Are they American coins? If so, what are their denominations, mint marks, and conditions? Please post a new question (or questions) with those details. To explain: In 1901 the U.S. struck 9 denominations of coins at 3 separate mints, so a question has to b…
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World War 1 ended and the influenza pandemic started, which would kill more people.
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Men laid down street-car tracks and worked as plumbers, boilermakers, and steamfitters. Womwn were bakers, janitors, saloon keepers, tailors, hotel keepers, and domestic workers, and peddlers.
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In 1850 Elvis was born with santa Claus. Elvis and santa are distant brothers. Also in 1850 ice cream was made along with potato chips. Another thing in 1851 the name Steven, Noah, Cameron and Anthony was thought of. All of these names mean YOUR STUPID. Remember about Elvis and Santa.
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The worldwide bicycling movement Critical Mass began in San Francisco, USA.
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Booker T Washington received an honorary degree from Harvard College in1896, and an honorary doctorate from Dartmouth in 1901. A famous statue, Lifting the Veil of Ignorance, was dedicated to Booker T Washington in 1922. He was honored with a United States postal stamp in 1940 and 1956. A World War …
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Canada was originally a british colony before it got indipendance
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Brooker T. Washington was a well-known black educator. He urged industrial education for African-Americans. He also founded the Tuskegee Institute. (The Tuskegee Institute provided industrial training to African-Americans.)
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The Phantoscope, a prototype of the motion picture projector was invented by Charles Francis Jenkins. He displayed the first "movie" before an audience, using reeled film and electric light, in 1894 in Richmond, Indiana. Jenkins twice patented the machine before selling it to Thomas Edison.
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Life for men in Ireland in the 1900's was not easy. These men had to work all day and for very little money to support their families.
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Women's suffragists fought to gain the right to vote for women. They were also later involved in the fight to give women the right to own property.
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he did something to civil rights.
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The telephone,aircraft auto pilot, traffic light, fridge , the zipper, and tin foil was replaced by aluminum. The transatlantic wireless communication (Marconi), the automobile, the newspaper began to be sold town wide to everyone, there are many more.
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it depended it you were working or middle class, an average middle class family lived in a large 3 bedroom house often a terrace or semi detached with a very small garden and small bathrooms. There was a lot of hallway and first impression space inside the front door with high ceilings often decorat…
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Some inventions of the 1900's include: 1901 - vacuum cleaner 1902- air conditioner 1903- electrocardiograph 1904- tractor 1905- radio tube diode 1906- sonar 1907- helicopter 1908- cellophane 1909- gun silencer
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He made the Tuskegee Institute. Got an education for going to school. He became a black spokesman.
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One example of imperialism is Germany taking over France. Another example is the Sikhs in India. The last example is the Europeans in South Africa.
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The tools that aboriginals used and still use today include spears, knives, and arrows. These people also use hammer stones, grinding stones, and fishing equipment.
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There are many well known people in the United States that are in Washington D.C. One of the most well known people is current president Barack Obama and every former president of the country.
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In the year 2000, the population of Australia was an estimated 19 169 000.
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IMPROVED ANSWER (Countryboy8124): The early 1900's brought far-reaching changes for education in the United States. A number of educators in the 1800's paved the way for these reforms. Margaretha Schurz, wife of political leader Carl Schurz, opened the nation's first private kindergarten in 1856, …
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The 1900 Morgan Silver Dollar features the Statue of Liberty on one side, and an eagle on the other. Online collectors are buying Morgan Silver Dollars for around 100 to 300 dollars, depending on quality.
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In public schools it was awful. You only learned basic arithmetic and read easy books. You learned by repeating the lessons over and over again till everyone in the classroom (sometimes over 100 people) memorized them word by word. You were punished with a rod and switch or hit with a paddle or rule…
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He was the dominant figure in the African American community in the United States from 1890 to 1915. Representing the last generation of black leaders born in slavery, and speaking for those blacks who had remained in the New South in an uneasy modus vivendi with the white southerners, Washington wa…
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25 cents (I would check on this-in 1904, a pound of ham cost $.11, and in 1914, bread was $.04-.08 per loaf. $.25 seems way too high.)
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The middle class became a lot larger.
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