Type
Crossword
Description

great plains great plains
treaty of fort laramie treaty of fort laramie
sitting bull sitting bull
george a cluster george a cluster
assimilation assimilation
dawes act dawes act
battle of wounded knee battle of wounded knee
longhorn longhorn
chisholm trail chisholm trail
longdrive longdrive
homestead act homestead act
exoduster exoduster
soddy soddy
morrill act morrill act
bohanza act bohanza act
oliver hudson kelley oliver hudson kelley
grange grange
farmers' alliance farmers' alliance
populism populism
bimetalism bimetalism
gold standard gold standard
william mckinley william mckinley
william jennings bryan william jennings bryan

Chapter 13 Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

An act that offered 160 acres of land to any citizen or intended citizen who was the head of the household Homestead
An African American who moved from the Post-reconstruction South to Kansas Exoduster
The movement of people Populism
(Nebraskan) Was nominated by the people for the Democratic Party Bryan
An Act that gave federal land to states to help finance agricultural colleges (1862/1890) Morill
A Fort that established a treaty in which the Sioux agreed to live on a reservation along the Missouri River Laramie
Backing dollars solely with Gold Gold Standard
A monetary system in which the government would give citizens either gold or silver in exchange for paper currency or checks Bimetallism
Enormous single-crop spreads of 15,000 to 50,000 acres Bonanza Farm
A home that was warm in the Winter and cool in the Summer; Small, offered very little light or air (Also known as a Sod House) Soddy
Leader of the Hunkpapa Sioux (Tatanka Iyonka) Sitting Bull
Major cattle route from San Antonio, Texas through Oklahoma to Kansas Chisholm Trail
Sturdy, short-tempered breeds accustomed to the dry grass-lands of Southern Spain Longhorn
The grassland extending through the west-central portion of the United States Great Plains
Over land transport of animals (Lasted 3 months) Long Drive
(NEW PURPOSE) taught members how to organize, set up farmers' cooperative, and how to sponsor state legislation to regulate railroads Grange
Aimed to "Americanize" the native Americans; Broke up reservations ab gave sine land to individual Native Americans Dawes Act
Started the Patrons of Husbandry; organization for farmers that became the "Grange" Kelley
(Ohioan) Was nominated by the people for the Republican Party McKinley
Battle that brought the Indian Wars to a bitter end Wounded Knee

Westward Movement Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Comstock Lode
Chinese
fort laramie
reservations
little big horn
massacre at wounded knee
Dawes General Allotment Act
national grange
deflation
sitting bull
crazyhorse
Geronimo
sod house
long walk
Sodbusters
Exodusters
George Custer
Ghost Dance
Transcontinental Railroad
Cattle Kingdom
Pony Express
Boomtowns
Chief Joseph
Homestead Act
Morrill Act
Chisolm Trail
frontier

Chapter 19 Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

wounded knee massacre
vigilantes
sitting bull
sand creek massacre
great plains
grange
george A custer
exodusters
buffalo soldiers
boomtown
populist party
sodbuster
homestead act
mexicano
homestead
Dawes Act
Battle of Little BIghorn
reservation
long drive
frontier

Americans Move West Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Cattle
Pony Express
Railroad
Chisholm Trail
Boomtowns
Comstock
Frontier
Dawes
Ghost Dance
Geronimo
Long Walk
Sitting Bull
Buffalo Soldiers
Crazy Horse
Reservations
Populist Party
William Jennings Bryan
Deflation
National Grange
Annie Bidwell
Dry Farming
Sodbusters
Exodusters
Morrill Act
Homestead Act

Chapter 19 Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

cooperatives
Grange
gold standard
Exodusters
Buffalo Soldiers
Wounded Knee
Sand Creek Massacre
Vigilantes
boomtown
Great Plains
Populist party
sodbuster
homestead act
mexicano
homestead
Dawes act
Battle of little bighorn
Reservation
longdrive
Frontier

GILDED AGE Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

WILLIAM R HEARST
JOESPH PULITZER
MARK TWAIN
PLESSY V FERGUSON
JIM CROW LAWS
BOOKER T WASHINGTON
WRIGHT BROTHERS
LOUIS SULLIVAN
PATRONAGE
BOSS TWEED
JANE ADDAMS
MELTING POT
ANGEL ISLAND
ELLIS ISLAND
EUGENE V DEBS
SAMUEL GOMPERS
JOHN D ROCKEFELLER
ANDREW CARNEGIE
TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROAD
GEORGE M PULLMAN
ALEXANDER G BELL
THOMAS EDISON
POPULISM
BIMETALISM
WILLIAM JENNINGS BRYAN
EXODUSTER
HOMESTEAD ACT
GEORGE CUSTER
WOUNDED KNEE
SITTING BULL

U.S. History Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

McCoy built cattle pens, a three story hotel, and helped survey what? Chisholm trial
ilinois cattle dealer? Joseph McCoy
What animals were sturdy, short - temped breed and accustomed to the dry grasslands of southern spain? Texas Longhorns
In 1862, congress passed what? Homestead Act
Several thousand settlers were? Exodusters
In 1837, who invented a steel plow? John Deere
In 1847, who began to mass produce a reaping machine? Cyrus McCormich
railroad companies and investors created what? Bonanza farms
who started the patrons of Husbandry? Oliver Hudson Kelley
The grange gave rise to other organizations, such as what? Farmers Alliances
The republican party stated its firm commitment to the gold standard and nominated who for president? William McKinley
As a young adult in the early 1870s, who left home to teach school on the kansas plains? Mary Elizabeth lease

WestWard Expansion Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

act a law enacted in 1987 Dawes
the action of reserving something Reservation
a grant of public land Land grant
A native amercain leader Sitting bull
the vast grasslands that extends through the centra portion Great Plains
a late 19th century political movement demanding thats people have Populism
a monetary system Gold Standard
groups of farmers or those in sympathy with farming issues Farmers Alliances
was a united states army officer George A. Cluster
was an american political and lawyer William
a minority groups adoption of the beliefs and way of life Assimilation
a bread of sturdy long horned cattle brought by the Spanish Longhorn
a us law enacted in 1862 that provided 160 acres Homestead Act
a A.A who migrated from the south to Kansa in the past Exoduster

Growth in the West Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

WOMEN
SODBUSTER
SETTLEMENT
RESERVATION
RANCHERS
POPULISTS PARTY
MINERS
MEXICANO
LONG DRIVE
HOMESTEAD ACT
HOMESTEAD
GREAT PLAINS
GRANGE
GOLD STANDARD
FRONTIER
DAWES ACT
COWHANDS
COOPERATIVES
BUFFALO SOLDIER
BATTLE OF LITTLE BIGHORN

Ch.13 Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Prairies
sioux
massacre
nomadic tribes
grassland
Gold Standard
Bimentallism
Native Americans
Populism
Farmers' Alliances
Grange
Bonanza Farm
Morrill Act
Soddy
Exoduster
Homestead Act
Long Drive
Longhorn
Dawes Act
Assimilation
Treaty of Fort Laramie
Great Plains