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Index
ABOLITIONISM, 260. See also John Brown
Abolitionists, 246
Abstinence, 66
Adams, Brooks, 40, 53, 63, 138
Adams, Charles Francis, 63
Adams, George B., 16
Adams, Henry, 8, 40, 51, 53, 562, 563; on American people, 183-206; on politics, 421
Adams, Herbert Baxter, 9, 10, 13, 15, 25
Adams, James Truslow, 38, 52, 63, 77
Adams, John, 18, 40, 92, 94, 95, 108, 114, 115, 117, 118, 396; inaugurated, 139
Adams, John Quincy, 40, 564
Adams, Samuel, 48, 92, 94, 114, 115, 117
Age of Enterprise, 37
Age of Jackson, 40
Agrarian rebellion, 334
Agricultural Adjustment Administration, 501
Agriculture, in Virginia, 78
Aguinaldo, 451
Aliens. See Immigrants
Allen, Frederick Lewis, 6
Allen, Horace N., 551, 552
Allen, William Francis, 13, 209
Alvord, Clarence W., 23, 47
Ambler, Charles, 138
American, 52
American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions, 549
American-China Development Company, 551
American-Chinese relations, 546
American Colonies. . .( Osgood), 22
American Constitutional Council, 491- 492
American Federation of Labor, 369, 372, 375
American folkways, 183-206
American foreign policy, 546, 547, 548, 551, 553, 557, 560
American Frontier, 376
American Heritage, 54
American Historical Association, 6, 12, 22, 26, 36, 37, 45, 51, 55, 56, 210, 234, 235, 509
American Historical Review, 6
American history, environmental interpretation of, 378
American life, series, 29; way of, 185; on farm, 195; conservatism in, 197; industry in, 200; inertia in, 205
American Mind, 50, 52
American Nation Series, 6
American Negro Slavery, 25
American Quarterly, 49
American Revolution, 112; writing of, 22-24; and Navigation Acts, 97; mercantilism and, 97-110; taxes and, 107; factors detrimental to, 162; financing of, 163; and tariffs, 164; peace of 1783, 167; history of, 130; financial history of, 127
American Revolution. . .( Jameson), 24
American Spirit, 53
Ames, William, 66
Anarchists, 370
Andrews, Charles McLean, 23, 98
Andrews, John, 115
Andros, Governor, 109
Anglo-Chinese War of 1839-42, 549
Anglo-Japanese Alliance, 554, 555, 560
Anglo-Saxons, 10, 11
Antimonopolists, 213
Anti-slavery, 248, 300
Aptheker, Herbert, 29

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