The Irish American Family Album (American Family Albums)

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This section of the Timeline of United States history concerns events from 1900 to 1929. 1912 - Theodore Roosevelt shot, but not killed, while campaigning for the Bull Moose Party 1913 - The Armory Show opens in New York City introducing Modern art both American and European to the American public. 1913 - 17th Amendment, establishing direct election of U. Most Shaker settlements have now been converted into museums, although one small cluster still persists in their unique way of life in a small community in rural Maine.

Pages: 128

Publisher: Oxford University Press; 1 edition (May 28, 1998)

ISBN: 0195124189

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