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The world's best-selling cookies are celebrating their 100th birthday.On March 6, 1912, the National Biscuit Company (also known as Nabisco) sold its first Oreo sandwich cookies to a Hoboken grocer. Billions of dollars came from the simple Oreo, but money did increase as new variety's of oreos were created. My family greatly enjoys all kinds as well as the original made back in the 1900's.
“American imperialism” is a term that refers to the economic, military, and cultural influence of the United States internationally. The age of imperialism was a time when the us and other world powers rapidly expand territory and the possessions in that territory. this is mostly based on the idea that America is different from other country's because of their goal to spread democracy and liberty across the nation. Poverty, underdevelopment, malnutrition, bad health conditions are the most profound examples of modern imperialism. If we think a little bit about almost any military invasion or war during the 20th century it always has an economic reason behind it.
The Ku Klux Klan felt it was being put on the defensive in America. After the uproar of the Scopes trial, the security of fundamentalism was feeling a little shaky. Even women could vote. this event had affected society as a whole, yet racism is still existent. it impacts the world even though slavery has been abolished.
Wright brothers: Wright brothers, American brothers and aviation pioneers who achieved the first powered, sustained, and controlled airplane flight (1903). This historical memorable moment changed the way of transportation forever. this has influence globally including my own family and community
World War I was a total war, involving the governments, economies and populations of combatant nations to an extent never seen in history. the us joined the fight in 1917. This war costed the lives of many soldiers and was very gory and bloody from all sides and aspects of he war.
On this day in History, Congress passes Mann Act on Jun 25, 1910. this was also known as the white slave traffic act.. this act was that it was now legal to transport "in interstate or foreign commerce". this act greatly affected women world wide.
A New York governor who became the 26th U.S. president, Theodore Roosevelt is remembered for his foreign policy, corporate reforms and ecological preservation.
The Great Depression challenged American families in major ways, placing great economic, social, and psychological strains and demands upon families and their members. The great depression forced almost everyone to suffer. High rates of unemployment, which leads to loss of money, home and possible disconnection of family.
Jazz music exploded as popular entertainment in the 1920s and brought African-American culture to the white middle class.
OurDocuments.gov. Featuring 100 milestone documents of American history from the National Archives. Includes images of original primary source documents, lesson plans, teacher and student competitions