Were African Americans permitted to fight in the Union Army and how were the wealthy draftees able to avoid the war?
Yes, blacks were accepted into the Union army and fought with distinction. A man who had been drafted could get out of it by hiring a substitute. He had to find someone willing to take his place and pay him a substantial bonus to enlist. I seem to remember that the bonus was $100.00 but I could be wrong. Michael Montagne
yes madam j.c walker Read More
What percentage of African Americans make 75k a year or more. Read More
There are many more wealthy Caucasian people than wealthy African American people. Read More
Nathaniel Bacon Lead A Rebellion Against The Wealthy Landowners In Virgina Because He Was Helping The African Americans Read More
Because voting was strictly for wealthy, white, property-owning males. Read More
Neither, they were "imported". Colonization would imply that they were natives to the US prior to European arrival and immigration would imply that they freely chose to come the US. African-Americans are the descendants of African slaves who were captured and transported against their will from Africa to the Americas where they were bought by local wealthy individuals. Read More
they grew wealthy by trading in gold and salt. Read More
There were suburbs on the outskirts of the city for the wealthy white Americans. The others(African American, Hispanic, Asian) lived in crowded neighborhoods that were specifically for them(e.g all black neighborhoods) Read More
The Cayman Island banks are attractive to businesses and wealthy Americans because they can hide money in Cayman bank accounts. These accounts are referred to as off shore accounts. Read More
gold and salt made Ghana wealthy, and also taxing the traders answered by Dylan Thigpen Read More
he is an African American pioneer who found the city of Chicago he became wealthy by trading with the native Americans. Read More
GHANA AND MALI Read More
Ghana? Read More
The Mali Empire and the Ghana Empire were the two West African empires that became wealthy from trading salt and gold. The Ghana Empire lasted from c. 400 to c. 1200. Read More
his farther was a wealthy black man who owned land but at the same time also was a little racist because of all the prejudice against african americans at the time, his dad didnt like him playing with the white kids Read More
drew wealthy by trading with colonist(: Read More
The gospel of wealth was a philosophy that wealthy Americans were responsible for using their fortunes to engage in what?
philanthrophy. Read More
Made some Africans wealthy......and others gone. Read More
Mauritius and South Africa. Botswana is relatively affluent as well. Read More
control of mediterranes trade routes Read More
Thats where the white peoplee live who own the diamond mines Read More
The west Africans grew wealthy though trade because they made taxes for people who came in and out of their territory. Read More
Higher incomes for wealthy Americans Read More
There was an abundance of racism and segregation. If an African-American was lucky enough to go to school, they were forced to write their race on everything even on the inside of books. Black families weren't wealthy. They could barely afford to put food on the table every night, better yet buy shoes for their children and themselves. well borack Obama is a African American Read More
it was wonderful if you were a wealthy white land owner, and not so great if you were an african. Read More
Tanzania is a very poor country, even in comparison with many African countries. Read More
well if you mean African Americans like modern times racism and in old times when africans were brought to America as slave (well not jst America any resonabley wealthy country) firstly they were slaves, unpayed labourers, and they were completley segregated and they were treated as less then human eg. White children were brought up to belive they were better then them if you want to see examples of racism in literature you should read… Read More
He wants to raise taxes on wealthy Americans and lower them for the lower and working class. Read More
marquis de lafayette was a wealthy french who wanted to help america to obtain glory and help the americans out Read More
Was the philosophy that wealthy Americans bore the responsibility of using their great fortunes to further social progress?
"Gospel wealth" Read More
Why did Columbus lead more expeditions to Americans bringing with him people animals and other supplies?
He wanted to be famous and wealthy Read More
It was bought by a wealthy South African Family in the 1600's and is now on permanent loan at the Louvre. Read More
higher incomes for wealthy Americans. It was the catalyst for a 25 year period of Ecoomic Growth. Read More
The queen had abolished the constituion that gave power to wealthy white Americans. Read More
The reason for the majority support of the English Crown by wealthier Americans during the middle years of the Eighteenth Century is fairly straightforward. These wealthy Americans were obviously part of the core social, political and economic structure of the American colonies. These wealthy colonials thus were quite frequently the business and social colleagues/friends of those English present in America. Therefore the social and financial welfare of the American Upper Class was heavily skewed in… Read More
What made American society far more equal than Britain's but apparently less equal than it had been in the seventeenth century?
In American society during the 16oo's the gap between rags and riches was easier to jump. It compares to Britain with the fact that in Britain they had the king who appointed a lot of things. ''The crown made the choices.'' Americans had a better chance to become wealthy. If you bought a slaves you could easily become wealthy. Though many wealthy people did not want to intermingle with poor people. You also have to… Read More
Some argue that the Shays's Rebellion inspired the founding fathers to write the Constitution in order to?
protect the interests and property of wealthy Americans. Read More