Tearing up railroad ties and burning houses.
Educating themselves and writing pamphlets.
Going to court to change immigration laws.
Establishing Jim Crow jury boxes.
Barred U.S. cities from hiring Chinese workers.
Prohibited Chinese laborers from entering the country.
Stripped Chinese Americans of their U.S. citizenship.
Forced Chinese children to attend segregated schools.
Had to pay a poll tax to vote.
Were able to vote under grandfather clauses.
Did not have the legal right to vote.
Experienced no restrictions when voting.
Rutherford B. Hayes
The conspiracy behind James Garfield’s assassination
The awarding of thousands of postal jobs in exchange for votes
The illegal activities of “Boss” Tweed
The secret deal behind the election of Rutherford B. Hayes
Adoption of the gold standard
Assassination of Garfield
Arrest of William Tweed
Loss of thousands of postal jobs
Allow American industries to grow.
Lead to a loss of manufacturing jobs.
Increase the costs of consumer goods.
Make it harder for farmers to sell products abroad.
Abolishing paper money
Minting gold and silver coins.
Abolishing silver coins
Overturning the gold standard.
Cause high inflation
Make the currency unstable.
Undermine the economy
Cause crop prices to decline.