At the turn of the century, why did most immigrants to the United States settle in cities?
Which statement about immigration to the United States during the 19th century is most valid?
Which statement about immigration to the United States is most accurate?
What was the experience of most of the “new immigrants” who arrived in the United States from southern and eastern Europe in the late 1800s and early 1900s?
Which expression most accurately illustrates the concept of nativism?
Why did the United States follow a policy of open immigration during much of the 1800s?
During the late 1800s and early 1900s, where did most of the immigrants to the United States settle?
In the late 19th century, the major argument used by labor union leaders against immigra nts was that immigrants
“Boss” Tweed - corrupt Mayor of NYC – only interested in getting votes for the his elections
Draft – what war and who was against it? – Civil War was being fought where mostly the ‘poor’ of NYC were drafted. Riots started due to the draft