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Woman who decided t travel the country preaching for abolition. Also, spoke about women's rights.
Group that emphasized reason and appeals to conscience as path to perfection instead of emotion.
Treaty in which Mexico ceded New mexico and California and agreed to the Rio Grande border. In return, The U.S paid 15 million for several states.
Rush to California for wealth
Young worker learning a craft
Texas after it was granted independence.
Garrison's newspaper
Inventor of the first steel plow.
Writer who put idea of self reliance and living a simple life into practice when he moved to walden pond.
Skilled worker
Group that shared goods with each other, refused to fight for any reason, and believed that men and women are equal.
Expiremental groups who tried to create perfect places. All of them shared a common goal: self succiency
Book about thoreau's adventures at a pond(worst book ever)
New england writer and leader of transcendentists
Custom that demanded Women to restrict their activites to the home and family
Raising one or two cash crops to sell at home or abroad.
War in which Natives fought against settlers who tried to force them out. Started because a prophet told the leader of the natives a prophecy about the war.
Amendment that prohibited slavery in lands gained by mexico.
Economic system in which private buisnesses and individuals control the means of production and use them to earn profits.
Slave who was taught to read and write by his owner's wife. He escaped slavery and started his own anti slavery newspaper, the north star.
Free black who advised slaves to fight for their freedom.
Leader of Texas in battle of San Jacinto. Later was the first president of Texas
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Peacefully refusing to obey laws instead of fighting
Women who started the first Women's rights convention
Emotional meeting designed to awaken religious faith through preaching and prayer
System in which Spanish tried to convert Natives to Catholicism and mve them to desiganted lands.
Slogan adopted by Polk's supporters reffering ot the Oregon territory.
Mission fort where Mexicans massacred numerousTexans
Association formed by Sarah Bagley to petiton for a 10 hour workday
Investors who risked their own money in new industries.
Women's rights convention in New York
President of Mexico
Young umarried girls who worked in a kind of factory
Gifted preacher who led a slave rebellion His group attacked 4 plantations and killed 60 whites before being captured and executed.
System in which manufacturers povided the material for goods to be produced at home.
Religious movement where preachers rejected idea that god predetermined whether you go to heaven or hell.
Acronym discriminating against Irish people
Most radical white abolitionist who started his own newspaper and created the new england anti slavery society.
Major advocate if prison reform
Work stoppage in order to force an employer to respond to demands
Mexican settlers
Employer
Call to outlaw slavery
Effort to prohibit drinking of alcohol
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Philosophical and literary movement that emphasized living a simple life and celebrating the truth found in nature
People began to buy and sell good instead of making them for their own use.
Religious activism
Went into Nicaragua and took over. Was also sent to the Gadsden purchase.
Inventor of the mechanical reaper.
Religious community that played a major role in settling of west(think pylagamy)
Young boys who fought to the death against a group of marines
Belief that the U.S' destiny is to expand to the pacific ocean and Mexican territory.
Treaty that gave Natives the land east of the rocky mountains. In return, they agreed not to attack settlers and to allow construction of of gov. forts and roads.
Rule limiting or preventing debate on an issue
Established church of latter day saints. He was jailed for destroying a printing press and was killed in jail.
Gave U.S land south of the gila river and established the current borders of the 48 states.
People who were offered grants to attract American settlers to Texas
Leader in public school reform who became the first Massachusetts secretary of education.
Gift of public land to individual or organization
Sisters who were strong supporters of abolition.
Freeing of slaves with no payment to slaveowners
Pre civil war south
2nd leader of mormons who moved his followers near the great salt lake.
Court case that supported workers' right to strike

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