A U.S. federal government agency, established in 1865, whose purpose was to aid the freed slaves in the South during the time of Reconstruction (provide education, food, jobs, land, etc.).
Freedmen's Bureau
Private ownership of industry, freedom of competition, and results in unequal economic classes.
The government lets the private businesses be and does not interfere in the workings of the free market (ex: does not regulate any safety laws).
Laissez - faire
The belief that Native - born Americans were superior to immigrants and led to anti - immigration laws.
Located in New York City and was one of the prime immigration stations in the U.S. that welcomed immigrants with the Statue of Liberty.
Ellis Island
The 16th President of the United States who passed the Emancipation Proclamation to free the slaves and was assassinated in Ford's Theater by John Wilkes Booth.
Abraham Lincoln
An immigration station located in San Francisco, California and was nicknamed "The Lonely Island" because immigrants were detained and interrogated.
Angel Island
A rags to riches industrialist who made a fortune in the steel industry and wrote books, lectures, and articles that praised American democracy and the free enterprise system.
Andrew Carnegie
Became a major philanthropist who founded the Standard Oil Company and was accused of being a robber baron from using unethical practices to gain his extraordinary wealth.
John D. Rockefeller
Banned entry to Chinese laborers and lasted 61 years.
Chinese Exclusion Act
The exclusive control or possession of the supply or trade of a product or service.

Preview of Crossword

Make this Crossword your own

Add, edit, delete clues, and customize this crossword. Print copies for an entire class. All in 5 minutes.

Icon crossword    Create my Crossword now    

Your customized Crossword will be in your hands in five minutes.

Related Puzzles

US History

24 terms
Created on Feb 9, 2016


25 terms
Created on Feb 16, 2016

Unit 7 Vocabulary

26 terms
Created on Feb 17, 2016

history crossword

30 terms
Created on Feb 23, 2016

History Crossword

30 terms
Created on Feb 23, 2016

Civil War

29 terms
Created on Feb 23, 2016

APUSH Course Project-Crossword I

20 terms
Created on Apr 17, 2016

The Industry and Gilded Age

25 terms
Created on May 4, 2016

U.S History Unit 2 Review

12 terms
Created on Aug 30, 2016

CrossWord Puzzle

20 terms
Created on Aug 31, 2016

Industry and Immigration

16 terms
Created on Sep 15, 2016

The Gilded Age

15 terms
Created on Sep 19, 2016

Vocabulary words industry immigration

15 terms
Created on Sep 21, 2016


11 terms
Created on Oct 3, 2016


15 terms
Created on Oct 25, 2016

Chapter 20

20 terms
Created on Dec 13, 2016

UNIT 2 Vocab.

28 terms
Created on Jan 19, 2017

Civil War and Reconstruction Era

24 terms
Created on Jan 27, 2017

1920's & 1930's

20 terms
Created on Feb 1, 2017

Historical Figures

20 terms
Created on Feb 7, 2017