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1930-today, Latinx labor activist who was co-founder of the United Farm Workers (UFW) DoloresHuerta
1893-1949, Pueblo painter famous for scenes of everyday life, concentrating on women QuahAh
1921-1995, Japanese American teacher and author who spent time in an internment camp YoshikoUchida
1797-1883, an escaped slave who was a frequent speaker on women’s rights and abolition SojournerTruth
1917-1983, a researcher famous for the "doll tests" MamiePhippsClark
1899-1982, a Latinx story teller, activist, and folklorist who pioneered work with the NYC public library PuraBelpré
1870–1940, founder of The Chicago Defender, one of the most important black newspapers in history RobertAbbott
1880-1970, the first African-American general for the U.S. Army BenjaminODavisSr
1868–1963, Black sociologist, writer, and activist who wrote about double consciousness WEBDuBois
1958-today, the first Hispanic female astronaut EllenOchoa

Famous African American Word Search

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Word Search
Description

Al Sharpton
Barack Obama
Barry Bonds
Beyonce
Dorothy Height
Fredrick Douglas
George Washington Carver
Harriet Tubman
jesse jackson
Jesse Jackson
John Lewis
Josephine Baker
Langston Hughes
Madame CJ Walker
Mae Jemison
Marian Anderson
Maya angelou
Michelle obama
Nikki Giovanni
Oprah Winfrey
Rosa Parks
Ruby Bridges
Serena Williams
Shirley Chisolm
Sojourner Truth
Thurgood Marshall
WEB Dubois
Wilma Rudolph

Famous Firsts Black History Month Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Who was the first African-American to receive a Nobel Piece Prize for his mediation in Israel? RalphJBunche
Who was the first African-American to be a justice of the Supreme Court? ThurgoodMarshall
Who was the first African-American performer to host a variety TV series? NatKingCole
Who was the first published African-American female poet? PhillisWheatley
Who was the first African-American to play in Major League Baseball in the modern era? JackieRobinson
Who was the first African-American In space? GuionBluford
Who was the first African-American female to be a millionaire and specialized in hair products for black women? MadameCJWalker
Who was the first African-American Senator in the U.S. Congress? HiramRevels
Who was an African-American leader during the late 19th and early 20th centuries and founded Tuskegee University? BookerTWashington
Who was a civil rights activist who became the first African-American to attend the University of Mississippi? JamesMeredith

Harlem Renaissance Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Prominent Harlem poet who married W. E. B. Dubois's daughter CounteeCullen
A benefit of the Harlem Renaissance was that it demonstrated the _______ spirit of a people. indefatigable
A time after the War Between the States when the Southern states were occupied by the U. S. military. Reconstruction
Famous for her "Banana Dance" JosephineBaker
First African American to be admitted to Barnard College; author; anthropologist ZoraNealeHurston
The Harlem Renaissance helped lay the foundation for the _______ ______ ______. CivilRightsMovement
The Harlem poet who wrote "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings." PaulLawrenceDunbar
Plessy vs. Ferguson was a Supreme Court case that upheld __________> segregation
a labor organizer APhillipRandolph
Editor, philosopher, and public intellectual, who wrote The Soul of Black Folks WEBDuBois
Co-wrote the song considered the Black national anthem JamesWeldonJohnson
Believed African American education should be learning about trades like mechanics and plumbing: debated W. E. B. Dubois BookerTWashington
The Harlem ________ bravely fought on the front lines of World War I. Hellfighters
Harlem poet who wrote "The Negro Speaks of Rivers" Langston Hughes
Social gatherings hosted by local women to showcase local artists and raise money to pay household expenses. rentparties
The Harlem Renaissance instilled cultural ________. pride
A vocal improvisation associated with jazz scat
A Harlem poet who wrote "A Dream Deferred" LangstonHughes
An innovative form of music that emerged from Black culture that is considered distinctly American jazz
Actor, singer, athlete, political activist PaulRobeson
What the fifteenth amendment guaranteed African Americans vote
The Harlem Renaissance helped transform Black ________. identity

Black History Month Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Someone who had a dream Martin Luther King Jr
Opposite of north South
Got arrested for refusing to surrender her bus seat Rosa Parks
Separating blacks from whites Segregation
human rights activist and an American Muslim minister Malcolm X
Founder of Black Panther party Huey P Newton
The first African American to earn a PH.D from Harvard WEB Du Bois
The first black athlete to play major league baseball Jackie Robinson
War between the North and South Civil War
Led hundreds of enslaved people to freedom through underground railroad Harriet Tubman
A new political party that emerged during the 1848 presidential election whose goal was to keep slavery out of the western territories Free soil party
First state to leave the Union in 1860 South Carolina

Progressive Era Review Crossword

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Crossword
Description

The banning of alcoholic beverages Prohibition
Journalists who wrote about the corrupt side of business and public life in mass circulation magazines during the 20th Century muckrakers
Book written by Sinclair focusing on the conditions of the meatpacking industry The Jungle
Dictated strict cleanliness for meatpackers and created the program of federal meat inspection Meat Inspection Act
The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Wanted Equality for All Races NAACP
Another name for the Progressive Party and name used for when Roosevelt ran again against Taft Bull Moose Party
Strictly limited the distribution of free passes, a common form of bribery, Also ICC Power to set maximum railroad rates Hepburn Act
Granted Women the Right to Vote in 1919 Nineteenth Amendment
What became, by 1911, the largest women’s group in the nation’s history? (abbrev) WCTU
The Seventeenth amendment called for the direct, popular election of____ Senators
One of the co – founders of the National Women Suffrage Association Susan B Anthony
Who promised, during the presidential election of 1908. to lower tariffs, then raised them once taking office? William Taft
European war that brought an end to the Progressive movement World War I
Became the president as a result of the Election of 1912? Woodrow Wilson
Progressive women's reformer who led the settlement house movement Jane Addams
Supreme Court decision that allowed Jim Crow segregation in the south Plessy v Ferguson
African American reformer who stressed self-improvement for blacks and is known for his "Atlanta Compromise" speech Booker T Washington
Aggressive African American Reformer who led the 1905 Niagra Movement WEB DuBois
Low-cost multi family housing often associated with the urban problems of the Gilded Age Tenmenet
Established a graduated income tax Sixteenth Amendment
Heavily regulated big business; supported unions Clayton Anti-Trust Act
The various reform goals of Roosevelt's presidency are also known as the Square Deal
Movement that stressed to honor God, people must put aside their own desires & help other people, especially the poor Social Gospel Movement

Chapter 17 Crossword Puzzle

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Crossword
Description

American Indian Movement AIM
A popular rock band during the 1960's. Beatles
National Organization for Women NOW
A subculture whose values and norms of behavior differ substantially from those of mainstream society, often in opposition to mainstream cultural mores. Counterculture
An American constitutional lawyer and conservative activist. PhyllisSchlafly
An annual event, celebrated on April 22, on which day events worldwide are held to demonstrate support for environmental protection. Earthday
An American political activist, author, lecturer, and attorney, noted for his involvement in consumer protection, environmentalism, and government reform causes. Ralphnader
Is a difference of opinions between one generation and another regarding beliefs, politics, or values. generationgap
Environmental Protection Agency. epa
An American feminist, journalist, and social and political activist, who became nationally recognized as a leader and a spokeswoman for the feminist movement in the late 1960s and early 1970s. gloriasteinem
Started a nationwide boycott of California grapes, forcing growers to negotiate a contract with the United Farm Workers in 1970. cesarchavez
Any people working outside there own country. migrantfarmworker
An American writer, activist, and feminist. A leading figure in the women's movement in the United States. bettyfriedan
United Farm Workers. ufw
A waste material that can cause death, injury or birth defects to living creatures. toxicwaste
An American psychologist and writer known for advocating the exploration of the therapeutic potential of psychedelic drugs under controlled conditions. timothyleary
Is an extension of the Mexican American Civil Rights Movement which began in the 1940s with the stated goal of achieving Mexican American empowerment. chicanomovement
the advocacy of women's rights on the grounds of political, social, and economic equality to men. feminism
An American marine biologist and conservationist whose book Silent Spring and other writings are credited with advancing the global environmental movement. rachelcarson
A group of people living together and sharing possessions and responsibilities. commune

Women's Suffrage Crossword puzzle

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Crossword
Description

Where did the first women's rights convention take place in the U.S? Seneca Falls
Who drafted the decleration of sentiments and resolutions? Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Who was the president when women got the right to vote? Woodrow Wilson
How may years did the silent sentinels last for? two
Who gave the Ain't I a women speech? Sojourner Truth
Who formed the NWP? Alice Paul
What does the NWP stand for? National Womens Party
Who was the president of NAWSA after Anna Howard Shaw retired? Carrie Chapman Catt
Lucy Stone and who else founded the AWSA? Henry Blackwell
What was the name of Fredrick Douglass' newspaper? The North Star
Who said they would rather have theri right arm be cut off then have black men have the right to vote before women? Susan B Anthony
Who did Susan B Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton work with to start their own newspaper? George Francis Train
What was the name of Elizabeth Stanton and Susan Anthony's newspaper? The Revolution
Who was in London with Alice Paul? Lucy Burns
What state did Sojourner Truth give her Ain't I a women speech in? Ohio
Who was the secretary at the Seneca Falls Convention? Mary Ann McClintock
Who chaired the convention at Seneca Falls James Mott
Who was the speaker at the Seneca Falls Convention? Lucretia Mott
Where was the Women's Suffragist Parade held? Washington DC
Carrie Champan Catt became president of NAWSA after _ resigned? Anna Howard Shaw

Chapter 17 Vocabulary Crossword

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Description

1960's English rock band that made a triumphant visit to the US in 1964 Beatles
Group that focused on helping Indians, including the securing of legal rights, land, and self-government for Native Americans (American Indian Movement) AIM
Wrote groundbreaking book about women, "The Feminine Mystique" Betty Friedan
Movement that focused on raising Mexican American consciousness Chicano Movement
Most influential Latino activist who fought for farm laborers, who were among the most exploited workers in the nation Cesar Chavez
Pointed out that human actions were harming not only the environment, but people themselves Rachel Carson
A lawyer who began to investigate whether flawed car designs led to increased traffic accidents and deaths Ralph Nader
A one-time Harvard researcher who preached that drugs could free the mind Timothy Leary
Movement that upheld values different from those of mainstream culture Counterculture
Small communities where people share resources Commune
Annual event of environmental activism and protest, begun in 1970 Earth Day
Proposed amendment to the Constitution that guarantees gender equality (Equal Rights Amendment) ERA
Theory that women and men should have political, social, and economic equality Feminism
Tried to change awareness through the mass media Gloria Steinem
Lack of understanding and communication between older and younger members of society Generation Gap
Poisonous byproduct of human activity Toxic Waste
Labor union of farm workers that used nonviolent tactics including a worker's strike and a consumer boycott of table grapes (United Farm Workers) UFW
Person who travels from farm to farm, and sometimes from state to state, to pick fruits and vegetables Migrant Farmworker
Organization established by Betty Friedan to combat discrimination against women in the workplace and education (National Organization for Women) NOW
A conservative political activist who denounced women's liberation as "a total assault on the family, on marriage, and on children" Phyllis Schlafly

The Harlem Renaissance Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Who was famous painter during the Harlem Renaissance? Archibald Motely
What was the type of music that was born during this era> Blues and Jazz
Who was an AMerican poet, novelist, playwrite, short story writer, and columnist during this era? Langston Hughes
A term coined in 1925 by sociologist and critic Alain Leroy Locke. The New Negro
THe movement of 1.3 million African-Americans out of the Southern United States to the North, Midwest, and West from 1915 to 1930 was known as what? Great Migration
Female jazz singer in this era. Billie Holiday
The name of the theater in New York City where many great African-American musicians got their start during the Renaissance. Apollo
In 1921, African-American theater producers launched the first African-American show on Broadway was called. Shuffle Along
Famous singer and musician in this time era. Louis Armstrong
Who wrote, "It Don't Mean A Thing If It Ain't Cot That Swing"? Duke Ellington
Name of the city that launched the Harlem Renaissance New York
The success of the artists relied on black patrons and one white American. Charlotte Osgood Mason

Chapter 17 Crossword

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Crossword
Description

movement that responded to the pressures of industrialization and urbanization by promoting reforms progressivism
writer who uncovers and exposes miss conduct in politics or business muckraker
American journalist, lecturer, and political philosopher Lincoln Steffens
a Danish-American social reformer, "muckraking" journalist and social documentary photographer Jacob Riis
reform movement that emerged in the late nineteenth century that sought to improve society by applying christian principals Social Gospel
community center organized at the turn of the twentieth century to provide social services to the urban poor settlement house
a pioneer American settlement activist/reformer, social worker, public philosopher, sociologist, author, and leader in women's suffrage and world peace Jane Addams
election in which citizens themselves vote to select nominees for upcoming elections direct primary
process in which citizens put a proposed new law directly on the ballot initiative
process that allows citizens to approve or reject a law passed by legislature referendum
process by which voters can remove elected officials from office before their terms end recall
social reformer who contributed to the development of state and federal labor and social welfare legislation in the United States. Florence Kelly
group organized in 1899 to investigate the conditions under which goods were made and sold and to promote safe working conditions and a minimum wage NCL
movement aimed at stopping alcohol abuse and the problems created by it temperance movement
American birth control activist, sex educator, writer, and nurse. Margaret Sanger
an African-American journalist, newspaper editor, suffragist, sociologist, feminist,Georgist, and an early leader in the Civil Rights Movement Ida B. Wells
right to vote suffrage
an American women's suffrage leader who campaigned for the Nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution, which gave U.S. women the right to vote in 1920 Carrie Chapman Catt
group founded in 1890 that worked on both the state and national levels to earn women the right to vote NAWSA
an American suffragist, feminist, and women's rights activist, and one of the main leaders and strategists of the campaign for the Nineteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, which prohibits sex discrimination in the right to vote Alice Paul
constitutional amendment that gave women the right to vote Nineteenth Amendement
belief that simulating immigrants into american society would make them more loyal citizens Americanization
educator and reformer Booker T. Washington
American sociologist, historian, civil rights activist, Pan-Africanist, author, writer and editor W.E.B.Du Bois
group of African Americans thinkers founded in 1905 that pushed for immediate racial reforms, particularly in education and voting practices Niagara Movement
interracial organization founded in 909 to abolish segregation and discrimination and to achieve political and civil rights for African Americans NAACP
network of churches and clubs that set up employment agencies and relief efforts to help African Americans get settled and find work in the cities Urban League
organization found in 1913 to defend Jews against physical and verbal attacks and false statements Anti-Defamation League
organized group of Mexican Americans that make loans and provide legal assistance to other members of their community mutualistas