The new South and the Old West, 1865-1890 by Tim McNeese

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

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Statementby Tim McNeese.
GenreJuvenile literature
SeriesDiscovering U.S. history
LC ClassificationsE668 .M157 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23165330M
ISBN 109781604133547
LC Control Number2009006647

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The New south and the Old West: takes readers on a journey through the efforts to reconstruct the ravaged South and the push to create new life in the promising land to the west of the Mississippi.

Discovering U.S. History spans the complex and dramatic history of the United States from prehistoric times to the present : Tim McNeese. The New South and the Old West: takes readers on a journey through the efforts to reconstruct the ravaged South and the push to create new life in the promising land to the west of the Mississippi.

In the aftermath of the Civil War, white southerners clung to the hope that a "New South" would arise from the ashes of the old. In The First New South,Howard N. Rabinowitz examines the myth and the reality of the period in which the South sought to adjust to the political, economic, and social upheavals of the post-Civil War years/5(15).

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United States - United States - Reconstruction and the New South, – The original Northern objective in the Civil War was the preservation of the Union—a war aim with which virtually everybody in the free states agreed. As the fighting progressed, the Lincoln government concluded that emancipation of the slaves was necessary in order to secure military victory.

In Romanticism and Nationalism in the Old South, published inI concluded that this romanticism, associated as it was with the cotton-plantation system and the institution of Negro Slavery, was the force behind the movement for Southern antebellum Southern romanticism was a complex of chivalric notions which permeated every facet of prewar Dixie.

The showdown between the older Americans and the new — between two ways of life that were basically incompatible — was at hand. The new South and the Old West besieged red man, with white civilization pressing in and a main source of livelihood — the buffalo — threatened with extinction, was faced with a fundamental choice: surrender or fight.

Many chose to fight, and over the course of some 25. NCFE Review for the New South and the Old West. NCFE Review for the New South and the Old West.

Skip navigation APUSH: The Last West & The New South () Ch. 17 AMSCO - Duration: Name: Ali Mousavi, Connor McGinnis, Matea Tomic Class Period: 1B Due Date:_____ Guided Reading & Analysis: the Last West and the New South, Chapter Enclosure and Redemption pp Reading Assignment: Ch.

17 AMSCO other source for Period 6 Purpose: This guide is not only a place to record notes as you read, but also to provide a place and. Goal 4- The Old West () Pages in the book With the Civil War decided, the South defeated, and Reconstruction in progress, the nation's eyes began to turn once more to the West.

Meanwhile new social and political movements sprang up from the controversies surrounding life in the West. All 1865-1890 book schemes to reconstruct the South entailed some more or less permanent expansion of central state activity and expenditures. — Richard Bensel, Yankee Leviathan InI argued that Abraham Lincoln’s ascendancy to the presidency signified a final victory of sorts for the eighteenth- and early-nineteenth-century Hamiltonians’ quest to construct a highly centralized.

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Start studying AP U.S. History: The New South and the Old West. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. The West: Theme #1: A fter the Civil War whites overcame the Plains Indians’ fierce resistance and settled the Great of the New South, spread beyond the plantations into white small farming regions.

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New South, New South Democracy or New South Creed is a slogan in the history of the American South after the American Civil ers use it to call for a modernization of society and attitudes, to integrate more fully with the United States, and reject the economy and traditions of the Old South and the slavery-based plantation system of the antebellum period.

The completion of the railroads to the West following the Civil War opened up vast areas of the region to settlement and economic development. White settlers from the East poured across the Mississippi to mine, farm, and ranch.

African-American settlers also came West from the Deep South, convinced. Books shelved as history-american-west: Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee: An Indian History of the American West by Dee Brown, Undaunted Courage: The Pionee.

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The U.S. Census Bureau designated frontier territory as generally unoccupied land with a population density of fewer than 2 people per square mile. The frontier line was the outer boundary of European-American settlement into this on: Currently the United States, historically in.

Rabinowitz, Howard N. Race Relations in the Urban South (Oxford UP, ). Rousey, Dennis Charles. Policing the Southern City: New Orleans (LSU Press, ). Stout IV, Arthur Wendel. "A Return to Civilian Leadership: New Orleans, " (MA thesis, LSU, ).

online bibliography pp Taylor, Joe Gray. For the West’s native women of the lateth and earlyth centuries, the American West represented a battleground of culture, conquest, and hunger. Non-Indian settlement destroyed the food Author: Zócalo Public Square. The book is a collection of 14 essays, in which the author travels to places in 11 different states, giving readers plenty of local history, descriptions of dramatic landscapes, and a portrayal of "custom and culture" that reels under colliding visions of what the West should/5.

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Old South, New South, or Down South?: Florida and the Modern Civil Rights Movement exposes the image, illusion, and reality behind Florida’s hidden story of racial discrimination and by: 6.

This timeline of the American Old West is a chronologically ordered list of events significant to the development of the American West as a region of the United term "American Old West" refers to a vast geographical area and lengthy time period of imprecise boundaries, and historians' definitions vary.

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Following the American Revolutionary War, Mobile did. In Anything for Billy, Larry McMurtry trounces the Western myth; Frederick Barthelme, in Two Against One, casts a cold eye on a self-desdtructing marriage.

The Army was more successful in two other notable actions on the Bozeman Trail. In August the Indians launched separate but apparently coordinated attacks against a haying detail near Fort Smith and a wood detail outside Fort the Hayfield Fight 19 soldiers and 6 civilians, under Lieutenant Sigismund Sternberg, equipped with converted breech-loading Springfields.

All of the elements of the clash of red and white civilizations were present in the events leading to final subjugation of the mounted tribes of the Great Plains were astride the main corridors of westward expansion, and this was the area of decision.

The treaty of had set aside the Great Sioux Reservation in South Dakota and the Army had abandoned the. Overview Chapter 19 explores the transformation of the American West from a pioneer society to a modern society impacted by technology, industrialization, and urbanization.

Topics examined in this chapter include Native American culture and the development of the western economy with emphasis on the mining, cattle, and agriculture sectors. Academic Book Review on Stephen Ash’s A Year in the South: Stephan Ash’s uses an interesting approach when attempting to describe the changes from the old to the new South.

He uses four individuals, none of which had any relationship with one and other, and creates a summary of each of their lives in He describes the uncertain future each one was facing. Chapter 17 A New South: Economic Progress and Social Tradition The “Newness” of the New South. The Southern Agrarian Revolt.

Women in the New South. Settling the Race Issue. Chapter 18 Industry, Immigrants, and Cities New Industry. New Immigrants. New Cities. Chapter 19 Transforming the West Subjugating Book Edition: 2nd. A Year in the South is about four ordinary people in an extraordinary time.

They lived in the South during -- a year that saw war, disunion, and slavery give way to peace, reconstruction, and emancipation. One was a slave determined to gain freedom, one a widow battling poverty and Brand: St.

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