Ida Tarbell wrote The History of The Standard Oil Company
Immigrants started to arrive in the 1840s mainly from Ireland. Then in the late 19th century Europeans arrived.
To stop immigration =APEX
The purpose was to limit immigration into the US. the act prevented Chinese from immigrating to the US
To limit immigration of certain ethnic groups.
Before railroads, everyone used the sun as their source of time. With railroads, people needed a standardized time system because of shipping and settlers moving from east to west because the sun rises and sets a different times on both sides of the U.S.
Nativist groups wanted to restrict immigration.
Mexican immigrants came into the country.
Fake sciences claimed that whites were smarter and more capable than other races.
The Statue of Liberty
New inventions such as the washing machine benefited women because it enabled them to have less work and more free time.
The Gentlemen's Agreement of 1907 affected the Japanese immigrants. Many of these immigrants came to the United States (namely California) under the treaty in 1894, which assured them free immigration. But tensions started to rise in California, as Japanese children were segregated to separate schools, and in the Gentlemen's agreement, Japan agreed not to issue passports to Japanese citizens entering the United States, while the U.S. agreed to accept the presence of those already immigrated as well as the children in California schools.
Many people got sick and died.
Railroads made it easier to get to seaports in western Europe
It stopped immigration by Chinese workers and miners for 10 years- APEX
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