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The Americans Word Search

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AMERICAN CIVIL WAR Crossword

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American law to ban slavery in any territory acquired from Mexico wilmont proviso
Nicknamed after the California gold rush forty niners
Taking states out the union secession
An underground tunnel for slaves underground railroad
Most famous for helping slaves escape through the underground railroad harriet tubman
Named after the South confederacy
American politician and senator from Mississippi Jefferson davis
American abolitionist who believed armed insurrection was the only way to overthrow the institution of slavery John brown
A popular vote on the constitution referendum
Stephen Douglas tried to avoid a dilemma formulating an answer became known as freeport doctrine
One of Tennessee's most prominent antebellum politicians john bell
The president of the United States wanting to end slavery abraham lincoln
a rebellion against slaveholders insurrection
American general known for commanding the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia Robert E. lee
One of the most famous battles of the civil war held in Pennsylvania Gettysburg
Named after the northern anti slavery states union
Known battle fought at a sea port in Charleston, South Carolina fort sumter
Nickname for confederate state soldiers rebels
Nicknamed after the union state soldiers yankees
Color of the northern troops blue
Color uniforms for the south troops grey
Words used to try and get ride of slavery abolish
States that were against slavery North
States that were for slavery south
Martial law in Missouri was supposed to suppress Union enemies. martial law
an enslaved African American man in the United States who unsuccessfully sued for his freedom dredd scott
A political party next to the democratics that can be also called "conscious"... wigs
Letting people decide what they want popular soverientry
a short-lived political party in the United States free soil party
A big state held by Mexico at first then for a while was its own little country texas

New Mexico Statehood Crossword

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The Treaty of _____________ Hidalgo Guadalupe
The Long Walk involved which group of native Americans? Navajo
The trail that went from Mexico City to Santa Fe Camino Real
Which river did the US cross when "protecting" thier new southern border? Nueces
Who earned a special name from the Native Americans and was a term of honor? Buffalo Soldiers
Corrupt group of businessmen in NM. Santa Fe Ring
Rough Riders were a part of which war? Spanish American War
People who came to NM to get better. Healthseekers
Article ? was not put into the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo. Ten
Idea that the US would span from Ocean to Ocean. Manifest Destiny
Secret telegram sent from Germany to Mexico during WWI? Zimmerman Note
Famous road people traveled through NM in the 20's. Route 66
What natural disaster hit NM in the 1930's? dust bowl
Why did we use the Navajo language to make a code in WWII? unwritten
Japanese Americans were put into ___________ camps because they were not trusted. internment
The Bataan Death March took place where? philippenes
Building the Atomic Bomb took place in what city? Los Alamos
12th astronaut to walk on the moon was? Harrison Schmitt
Main scientist involved in rocket development Goddard
Biggest Air Force Base in NM Kirtland
Base where bombs and missles were/are tested White Sands Missle Range
valuable mineral found in NM and used for nuclear energy uranium
Blue Lake was given to which group of Pueblo? Taos
_____________ Federal de Mercedes -- organization that fought land grant issues Alianza
President who signed NM into statehood. Taft

The United States Constitution Word Search

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American Revolution Word Search

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Manifest Destiny - Westward Expansion Word Search

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The Manifest Destiny Word Search

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Manifest Destiny Crossword

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America searched for land in the ________. West
The __________ government was not happy about the annexation of Texas. Mexican
The U.S. wanted to ________ Texas and Oregon. Annex
The Nation wanted to spread ____________. Democracy
_________ is the obvious fate to settle land. Manifest Destiny
_________ was the candidate for the democratic party and the 11th President of the U.S. James K. Polk
The Pacific _________ would help with trade. Port
John L. _________ was a writer who wrote about manifest destiny. O'Sullivan
Americans started to move west in search of __________. Land
The Land _________ created a system for dividing and running the territories. Oridenance
Americans wanted to settle land all the way to the ________ ocean. Pacific
Neither sides wanted __________. War
The U.S. and Britain agreed to occupy Oregon territory __________ . Together
With Oregon, the U.S. could ________ with China. Trade
The U.S. wanted to Annex ______ and Texas. Oregon
The _________ believed in Manifest Destiny and wanted to spread West. United States
Texas joined the U.S. to fix _______ and military problems. Financial
The U.S. needed more room for ________ and Business. Farming
________ was the candidate of the Whig party. Henry Clay
________ agreed to join the U.S. to solve its problems. Texas

U.S History Unit 2 Review Crossword

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American oil industry tycoon and philanthropist , started the standard oil company Rockefeller
the exclusive possession or control of the supply or trade in a company Monopoly
which claim to apply biological concepts of natural selection and survival of the fittest to sociology and politics Social Darwinism
a person who seeks to promote the welfare of others, especially by the generous donation of money to good causes. Philanthropist
Scottish American industrialist who led the enormous expansion of the American steel industry in the late 19th century. Carnegie
came to America from areas that had not traditionally supplied settlers to the US. New Immigrants
was an attack by the Colorado National Guard and Colorado Fuel & Iron Company camp guards on a tent colony of 1,200 striking coal miners and their families Ludlow
was a nationwide railroad strike in the United States on May 11, 1894. It pitted the American Railway Union (ARU) Pullman Strike
, sometimes referred to as the Great Upheaval, began on July 14 in Martinsburg, West Virginia, United States after the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad (B&O) cut wages for the third time in a year. Great Railroad Strike
was an Irish-born American schoolteacher and dressmaker who became a prominent labor and community organizer. Mother Jones
a part of a city, especially a slum area, occupied by a minority group or groups. Ghetto
was a philosopher and economist famous for his ideas about capitalism and communism. Marx, in conjunction Karl Marx

Manifest Destiny Crossword

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belief in the United States that its settlers were destined to expand across North America Manifest Destiny
gold was found by James W. Marshall at Sutter's Mill in Coloma, California California Gold Rush
used the term "manifest destiny" in 1845 to promote the annexation of Texas and the Oregon Country to the United States John L Sullivan
William Becknell and five other men began their journey Westward from Franklin, Missouri to New Mexico santa fe trail
traveled on the Santa fe Trail from Missouri to New Mexico William Becknell
key to the nation’s health according to Thomas Jefferson Westward Expansion
purchased the territory of Louisiana from the French government Thomas Jefferson
Mexico lost nearly half of its territory, the present American Southwest from Texas to California; U.S. became a continental power. Mexican American War
negotiated Webster-Ashburton Treaty Daniel Webster
route over which settlers traveled to Oregon oregon trail
discovered in California in 1848 gold
Maine vs.Canada Aroostook War
president during Manifest Destinty James k polk
when people from two countries occupy and settle a territory joint occupation
to take control of annex
After the Texan victory at the Battle of San Jacinto, Santa Anna is captured and recognizes Texas as independent Lone Star Republic
as a result of the treaty, the U.S. annexed present-day New Mexico, Colorado, Arizona, Utah, Nevada, and California Mexican Cession
to give land over to another country Cession