'Q' 'X' 'Z' American History

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Who served as Vice President under George H.W. Bush from 1989 to 1993?
What system was introduced by the U.S. Postal Service in 1963?
The Hindenburg, which crashed in New Jersey in 1937, was what type of airship?
What nickname was given to the serial killer who operated in northern California in the 1960s and 1970s?
What secret communication proposing a military alliance between Mexico and Germany helped generate U.S. support for entering WWI?
What national park in southwestern Utah was established in 1909 under the name 'Mukuntuweap National Monument'?
Who is best known for having filmed the assassination of President Kennedy in 1963?
What company was founded in Rochester, New York, in 1906 as the Haloid Photographic Company?
What undeclared war, between the U.S. and France, took place almost entirely at sea between 1798 and 1800?
What Massachusetts city was the birthplace of John Adams, John Quincy Adams, and John Hancock?
What athlete achieved success in golf, basketball, baseball, and track and field, winning two gold medals at the 1932 Olympics?
The people of what Pueblo tribe live mostly in western New Mexico?
What series of attacks occurred in 1943 between white American servicemen and Mexican-American youths in southern California?
What Ohio university was the first Catholic institution of higher learning in the Northwest Territory?
What act, passed by Parliament in 1765, required the American colonies to provide British soldiers with housing and food?
What New York City journalist became a symbol for the free press after being accused of libel in 1734?
What 1797 and 1798 political scandal involved a confrontation between France and the Adams administration?
Pennsylvania was established by William Penn, a member of what religious group?
Who co-founded Facebook in 2004?
What musical genre blends blues, rhythm and blues, and music indigenous to Louisiana Creoles?

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