history ch 16

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history ch 16
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  1. lure of california +
    • moderate climate
    • ample water
    • fertile soil
    • redwood
    • mineral wealth
  2. challanges of california -
    • sierra nevada: pioneers die by starvation or being trapped
    • mojave desert: suffered starvation and sun
    • pacific ocean: violent storms
  3. production development of california
    • 300000 native americans
    • jumipero serra: spanish colony- 21
    • mexican independence in 1822
    • tradiing with other countries increasing foreigners
    • in 1833 started confiscating mission lands
    • treaty of guadlapue hidalgo: transfered 40% mex including ca to the US
  4. long term consequences of gold rush
    • gold rush miners overran native california settlements committing murder and abuse
    • settlers lost property
    • ecological problems
    • degration of rivers and foothils
  5. first versions of us constitution
    • strongly influenced by 48 inexperienced delegates 2/3 of which were in their 20 and 30
    • relied on NY and Iowa as modles
    • spanish was addoped as iffical language
  6. second version of us constitution
    • strongly influenced by 48 inexperienced delegates 2/3 of which were in their 20 and 30
    • relied on NY and Iowa as modles
    • spanish was addoped as iffical language
  7. 2 and 3 version of us constitution
    • workingmens party: exploited public condemnation of wealth
    • violent attack on chinese
    • sought to rid gov of corruption and restore democratic principles/democracy, initiative, recall and referendum
  8. influences of big 4
    • transcontinental railroad
    • steamship lines
    • set own shipping rates
    • excess freight charges
    • chinese were pawns of big 4 conspericy to opress white workers
  9. constitution restricted
    • chinese employment and removed spanish from offical documents
    • japanese attacted by preventing aliens who were not eligible for citizenship fro owing land
  10. effects of ww2
    • Became a major location for defense industries
    • More than 1.6 million americans moved to ca
    • 1.5 million military personal deployed
    • 40 % of all ships and aircraft were constructed in CA
    • employed women and minorities
    • dramtically increased black population
  11. fuck this
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