History Quiz / 'T' American History

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What president oversaw the conclusion of World War II and the start of the Korean War?
What state was once an independent republic from 1836 to 1845?
What leader of the Shawnee tribe allied with the British during the War of 1812?
What 1920s bribery incident damaged the reputation of the Harding administration?
What Mexican-American War hero later served as president from 1849 to 1850?
What name was given to the route of forced relocation for Native Americans in the late 1830s?
What author, abolitionist, and transcendentalist wrote 'Walden' in 1854?
What institution was founded in 1881 in Alabama by Booker T. Washington?
What abolitionist and women's rights activist gave her 'Ain't I a Woman?' speech in 1851?
What Democratic political machine played a major role in New York politics from the 1790s to the 1960s?
What Native American athlete won gold medals for pentathlon and decathlon in the 1912 Olympics?
What nickname was given to Theodore Roosevelt, due to his aggressive use of antitrust law?
Who led a slave rebellion in Virginia on August 21, 1831?
Who won the popular vote in the 1876 presidential election, but lost to Rutherford B. Hayes in the Electoral College vote?
What factory in Manhattan was the site of one of the deadliest industrial disasters in American history in 1911?
Who was the only president to also serve as Chief Justice of the United States?
What Chief Justice of the United States delivered the majority opinion in the 1857 Dred Scott case?
What corporation, created in 1933, built dams and power plants along the Tennessee River?
What Missouri author and humorist wrote 'The Adventures of Tom Sawyer'?
What president dedicated his last two years in office to the annexation of Texas?

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