Daily Life in Early America
<ul><li>In the early 1800s, nationalism spread through the U.S. </li></ul>Man I was  born  in the U.S.A.
<ul><li>As settlers moved west, the Northwest Ordinance made sure to provide for public education </li></ul><ul><li>Howeve...
<ul><li>The Second Great Awakening, people met at camp meetings where the equality of all was stressed </li></ul><ul><li>I...
<ul><li>The works of authors such as Washington Irving and James Fenimore Cooper focused on American setting and adventure...
Washington Irving Stephanie Meyer
<ul><li>Songwriter Stephen C. Foster combined African and European music to create American melodies like “My Old Kentucky...
 
<ul><li>The North’s major economic activity was farming </li></ul><ul><li>Most farm communities were within a short distan...
<ul><li>Southerners either lived on small farms or large plantations </li></ul><ul><li>They started to focus on cotton as ...
<ul><li>Most enslaved men worked on plantations, while others served as coach drivers, household servants, and artisans </...
<ul><li>As industry rose in the North, the gap between the rich and poor increased </li></ul><ul><li>Merchants and busines...
<ul><li>Even though after the American Revolution slavery began to decline, African Americans were still discriminated aga...
<ul><li>And as Americans moved farther and farther West they came into contact with Native Americans </li></ul><ul><li>Som...
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  1. 1. Daily Life in Early America
  2. 2. <ul><li>In the early 1800s, nationalism spread through the U.S. </li></ul>Man I was born in the U.S.A.
  3. 3. <ul><li>As settlers moved west, the Northwest Ordinance made sure to provide for public education </li></ul><ul><li>However, Massachusetts and Philadelphia were the only areas that guaranteed free education </li></ul>Sweet!
  4. 4. <ul><li>The Second Great Awakening, people met at camp meetings where the equality of all was stressed </li></ul><ul><li>It inspired many to join movements to end slavery and curb drinking </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>The works of authors such as Washington Irving and James Fenimore Cooper focused on American setting and adventures and turned away from European influences </li></ul>
  6. 6. Washington Irving Stephanie Meyer
  7. 7. <ul><li>Songwriter Stephen C. Foster combined African and European music to create American melodies like “My Old Kentucky Home” </li></ul>
  8. 9. <ul><li>The North’s major economic activity was farming </li></ul><ul><li>Most farm communities were within a short distance of each other </li></ul>Hey neighbor!
  9. 10. <ul><li>Southerners either lived on small farms or large plantations </li></ul><ul><li>They started to focus on cotton as a cash crop </li></ul><ul><li>This also increased the demand for slaves </li></ul>Cotton is king, y’all!
  10. 11. <ul><li>Most enslaved men worked on plantations, while others served as coach drivers, household servants, and artisans </li></ul>
  11. 12. <ul><li>As industry rose in the North, the gap between the rich and poor increased </li></ul><ul><li>Merchants and businessmen controlled the economic and social life </li></ul>It’s a hard knock life for us!
  12. 13. <ul><li>Even though after the American Revolution slavery began to decline, African Americans were still discriminated against </li></ul><ul><li>They were excluded from white churches and schools and could not vote </li></ul>
  13. 14. <ul><li>And as Americans moved farther and farther West they came into contact with Native Americans </li></ul><ul><li>Some tribes, like the Cherokee, adopted written laws and constitutions patterned after those of the U.S. in order to protect their freedom and prevent themselves from losing anymore land </li></ul><ul><li>Sequoyah developed a written language for the Cherokee in 1821 </li></ul>Can’t we all just get along?
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