American History A-Z II

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Can you name the answers to these clues from American history (A-Z)?

Updated Sep 5, 2014

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ALeader of Women's suffrage movement; on the dollar coin
BJohn F. Kennedy's attempted overthrow of Fidel Castro
CA war hawk who was nicknamed the 'Great Compromiser'
DFamous runaway slave and abolitionist
EInventor of the light bulb, phonograph, and motion picture camera
FHamilton, Madison, and Jay wrote these
GSection of land bought from Mexico 1853-1854
HShanty towns which were named after the 31st president
IWhere Japanese-Americans were kept during WWII
JNickname for the 1920s other than the 'Roaring Twenties'
KAnti-black group formed after the Civil War
LCity where nine black students tried to attend Central High School in 1957
MWorld War II General who famously declared, 'I shall return'
NGroup led by Chief Joseph
OArea settled by 'boomers' and 'sooners' c. 1889
PMajor U.S. building project from 1904-1914 visited by Theodore Roosevelt
Q6th President's full name minus the 2nd President's full name
RCouple executed for conspiring to pass atomic secrets to the Soviets
SNickname critical of the Alaskan purchase
TMajor North Vietnamese offensive that weakened support for the war in the U.S.
UPhrase added to the 'Pledge of Allegiance' under Eisenhower
V'Robber Baron' who made his money in railroads
WPolitical party created in opposition to Andrew Jackson
XPolitical incident with France during Adams' presidency
YSensationalism used by Pulitzer and Hearst prior to the Spanish-American War
ZIntercepted communication that helped pull the U.S. into WWI

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