US History Midterm Review Guide Spring 2010 Key Terms Progressivism Goals The Jungle Hull House Plessy v. Ferguson Treaty of Paris of 1898 Roosevelt Corollary to the Monroe Doctrine Panama Canal Lusitania Zimmerman Telegram Fourteen Points League of Nations 18th Amendment 19th Amendment Red Scare Espionage & Sedition Acts speakeasy radio jazz “Lost Generation” writers buying on margin Hoovervilles Dust Bowl bank holiday fireside chats Hundred Days New Deal Civil Conservation Corps Wagner Act Social Security “Court packing” Lend-Lease Act Pearl Harbor Japanese internment camps D-Day/ Normandy Battle of the Bulge Battle Iwo Jima Manhattan Project Important People to Know Upton Sinclair Jane Addams Woodrow Wilson Emilio Aguinaldo Eugene V. Debs Sacco and Vanzetti Henry Ford Herbert Hoover Eleanor Roosevelt Huey Long A. Philip Randolph Franklin D. Roosevelt (FDR) Harry S Truman Dwight Eisenhower Questions to consider 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. What huge debate took place regarding US foreign policy at the end of the 1800’s? According to President Wilson, why was the US entering World War I? What were the causes of the Great Depression? How did Hoover deal with the Great Depression? How did women and minority groups serve in the US military during World War II?