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Causes of WW1 - Militarism - YouTube

Causes of WW1 - Militarism
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-The purpose of Militarism was to have soldiers ready for battle at all times, which aided in some nations protection.

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The Monroe Doctrine

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Imperialism/Political 

-The Monroe Doctrine warned foreign European powers against future colonization in the western hemispheres. This resulted in U.S. Intervention.

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Clayton Anti-Trust Act

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Progressivism/Economic

-The Clayton Anti-Trust Act created federal trade commission which aided in trade in all countries.

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The Fascinating History of New York and Boston's Race to Build a Subway

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Doug Most's new book, The Race Underground, tracks the rivalry that emerged with the tracks.
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Urbanization/Social 

- The building of subways allowed for quick, easy transportation around cities without traffic since subways are below ground.

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Tammany Hall - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of Tammany Hall, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com
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Immigration/Social

-Tammany Hall was a building that provided things for the republic and allowed for immigrants to become citizens.

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American History’s Great Philanthropists | Excellence in Philanthropy | The Philanthropy Roundtable

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Who were the greatest philanthropists of American history? After studying hundreds of individuals, carefully reviewing their achievements, we are pleased to present the inaugural class of the Philanthropy Hall of Fame. This list isn’t the final word on the greatest philanthropists in American history, nor does it intend to be. Think of it instead as a starting point for discussion—and, we hope, a source of inspiration.
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Industrialization/Economic

-Philanthropy and Philanthropists helped in the care and help of people who needed money for a worthy cause which helped in the poverty problem.

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Airplanes during WWI

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Remarkable advances made in aviation during WW1 are still at the core of air power today.
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Word War I/Social 

-Because of the Airplanes during WWI, people were able to attack on enemies from above, keeping them safer than fighting on the ground. The airplanes from WWI are also a base model for the ones we have today.

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Moral Diplomacy

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Imperialism/Social

-This picture is basically explaining that doing dirty, hard work requires you to have good morals whilst doing them in order to get them done quickly and efficiently.

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National American Woman Suffrage Association (NAWSA)

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NAWSA American organization created in 1890 by the merger of the two major rival women’s rights organizations—the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association —after...
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Progressivism/Social

-Thanks to NAWSA, all women have the right to vote, and have a little more freedom in their choices. 

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American Federation of Labor

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Urbanization/Economic

-This picture shows a poster, or document regarding the AFL (American Federation of Labor) which assisted the working people with higher wages and shorter work days.

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Political Machines and Boss Tweed

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Immigration/Political 

-Political Machines were convenient in the way that they helped keep all political disagreements in order and in power. 

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Railroads and the Making of Modern America | Views

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This site explores the history of railroads, telegraphs, and technologies in the nineteenth century, especially the era of the Civil War.


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Industrialization/ Economic-Social

-After the railroads were built, trade, transportation and opportunity increased greatly allowing for people to sign up for new jobs and make more money.

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