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History Unit 10
|Characteristics of Texas during age of oil are...
|Growth of urban areas, Texas railroad commission, Temperance movement
|Found in 1901, site of first significant oil well in Texas, and East Texas
|A period great profits followed by downward trend in an industry.
|Boom and bust cycle
|Growth of oil industry led to...
|Increased employment opportunities, over 500 new companies, like Texaco, being formed, an improved standard of living for many Texans.
|The initial growth of oil industry during this era impacted Texas state government by...
|Texas Railroad Commission was established to regulate and control oil prices.
|Sequence the events: World War 1 begins, Prohibition ends, Hurricane devastates Galveston, Women's suffrage amendment
|Hurricane devastates Galveston, World War 1 begins, Women's suffrage amendment, Prohibition ends.
|The original mission of League of United Latin American citizens was to...
|Support rights of Spanish speaking people.
|Strong supporters of populism in Texas during 1890s were...
|Rural citizens who had not benefited from new industry.
|World War 1 changed lives of women in Texas by...
|Many women had entered the work force.
|Mission of Texas equal suffrage association was...
|Right to vote for women.
|"I will work to pass laws that improve conditions in factories." is...