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A difficult past

  1. 1. A Difficult past By: Rigo Cardenas
  2. 2. Americas in the 19 th century <ul><li>Chinese were poor at the time and when they heard the promise of gold in California they took the chance. </li></ul><ul><li>Most of Chinese that came to America did not fortune most of them had to open restaurants. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Americas in the 19 th century <ul><li>Native American's had a </li></ul><ul><li>Difficult time. </li></ul><ul><li>New states were added </li></ul><ul><li>Rapidly. </li></ul><ul><li>America became a place for </li></ul><ul><li>People who were looking for </li></ul><ul><li>a new start. </li></ul><ul><li>In Latin America elites </li></ul><ul><li>concentrated on claiming </li></ul><ul><li>American land for farming </li></ul><ul><li>Ranching. </li></ul>
  4. 4. The little Ice Age <ul><ul><li>The little ice age had a lot of affects in the world. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Weather was freezing. </li></ul><ul><li>The little ice age lasted from the 16 th -19 th century. </li></ul><ul><li>The little ice age killed millions of people </li></ul><ul><li>The troops of Napoléon suffered great losses because of cold weather after invading Russia. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Frontiers of the Americas <ul><li>America wanted access to port but the president did not want war. </li></ul><ul><li>The Louisiana territories included large amounts of land that now is several of states. </li></ul><ul><li>In 1682 Louisiana is claimed in the name of fame and its consider a worthless piece of land. </li></ul><ul><li>A rebellion is launch French territory of Saint Domingue and thousands of troops are send. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Frontiers of the Americas 2 <ul><li>Collected thousands of samples and artifacts. </li></ul><ul><li>In 1832 prince Maximilian Zu Wied embark to explore the west and documented it like no one had done it before. </li></ul><ul><li>Karl Bodmer become a very talented artist. </li></ul><ul><li>Much of what they documented no longer exist. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Crossroads to Freedom <ul><li>The battle on Tietam ocured on Sep 17,1862. </li></ul><ul><li>More Americans died during this battle . </li></ul><ul><li>Between 6,300 and 6,500 men have lost their lives and 15,000 men were wounded. </li></ul><ul><li>In 1862 it appeared that the south was winning the war between the states and the union started to draft more men. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Crossroads to Freedom continued <ul><li>An entire Mexican Navy was captured. </li></ul><ul><li>9000 men are injured the first day General Mc Clellan is to slow to give orders. </li></ul><ul><li>South is willing to sacrifice slavery to in list black officers. </li></ul><ul><li>Days after the battle Lincoln issues the anticipation to end slavery. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Crossroads to Freedom General George B <ul><li>Know as the young Napoleon. </li></ul><ul><li>He disliked Lincoln openly. </li></ul><ul><li>Was place in commend of the army of the Potomac when he was 34 years old </li></ul><ul><li>Officers started to doubt Maclellan ability to lead </li></ul>
  10. 10. Crossroads to Freedom Ulisses S <ul><li>He acted quickly. </li></ul><ul><li>He brought the finals blows and the final surrenders to the confederates. </li></ul><ul><li>One of the most honored and respected military leaders in U.S. history never even wanted a military career. </li></ul>
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