Section 3. A Changing Culture. Emma Lazarus…. “Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, The wretched refuse of your teeming shore. Send these, the homeless, tempest-tossed to me, I lift my lamp beside the golden door!”.
A Changing Culture
“Give me your tired, your poor,
Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free,
The wretched refuse of your teeming shore.
Send these, the homeless,
tempest-tossed to me,
I lift my lamp beside the golden door!”
This is found at the base of the Statue of Liberty in New York City.
1865 – Most attended school
for 4 years
1914 – Most states required
kids to have some
80% of all kids attended elementary or secondary schools
Gave states large amount of federal land that could be sold to raise money for education.
Founded Tuskegee Institute in 1881
What was its purpose?
To educate and train teachers and to provide practical education for African Americans
Developed products such as plastics, synthetic rubbber, shaving cream, and paper…..all from?
Reservation schools and boarding schools trained for jobs….but they were isolated from their tribal traditions
He created a new kind of newspaper that grabbed a reader’s attention by using illustrations, cartoons, and huge and scary headlines.
The exaggeration of dramatic or gruesome aspects of a story
Wrote rousing marches including….
“The Stars and Stripes Forever”
Became popular in New Orleans, LA in the late 1800s by African Americans
Ragtime music was populized by
Invented the game of basketball in 1890s