Hull House was co-founded in 1889 by Jane Addams and Ellen Gates Starr.
The Volstead Act
Many children want to know if Joe Biden's children attended public school. They attended private school. Bide says it is because of the duties of his elected office.
Rock 'n' roll mainly. Rock 'n' roll was also inspired by country music. There is a common misconception that jazz came from blues, however it is actually derived from the music of marching bands. Another misconception is gospel music. Black gospel music has definitively been traced back to Scotland.
The term "federal" means the nation shares power between a central government and local governments.
Bet you did not know that anthropology relates to economics. Anthropology relates to economics by the different ways the economy works in a number of societies.
The United States formally recognized Panama as a nation on November 18, 1903. Panama has declared its independence from Colombia not long before that.
It was actually the Nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution that gave women the right to vote. The amendment was ratified on August 18, 1920.
It would be a good thing because there where many markets across the plains, as railroad swept, cattle ranchers had finially found a way to get to those markets.
William H. Taft was age 51 when elected President.
Richard Ballinger was appointed to head the Dept. of the Interior by President William Taft in 1909. He sought to undo the conservationist work of former president Theodore Roosevelt, who had started the US National Park System by reserving public land for national parks. Ballinger opened some Alaska coal fields to commercial mining companies. Chief Forester Gifford Pinchot criticized Ballinger publicly and was fired for insubordination.
By drinking illegally supplied alcoholic beverages.
The Volstead Act was enacted to enforce the Eighteenth Amendment. This act was is also known as the National Prohibition Act.
The Populist Party
to improve the working conditions for workers in Chicago, Illinois
Coolidge was the vice-president of the United States when Warren Harding died. That is why Coolidge first became president. He later was elected to term of his own.
Riis campaigned for improvement in living conditions in the cities. His book How the Other Half Lives was very influential.
When an unscheduled session of the US Congress is called by the president, it is a special session.
The Democratic Party and the Republican Party have never been together as a single party.
The Immigration Act of 1990 raised the ceiling on immigration of families from 216,000 to 480,000, allowing more immigrants into the US. an increase in the number of aliens who enter the United States
Hawaii was not a state at the time of the Civil War. It was not technically a part of the United States yet, though the US had control of it.
He sent put the great white fleet
A band of friendly Cheyenne men, women and children, who were under government protection, were massacred by an American military officer and 700 volunteers.