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NEW YORK STATE HISTORY

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THE FRON-

TIER

THIS CATEGORY IS ABOUT THE

WESTERN FRONTIER OF NYS.

FULTON

WAS NUTS!

THIS CATEGORY IS ABOUT

ROBERT FULTON'S FIRST

STEAMBOAT

LIFE'S A

DITCH!

THIS CATEGORY IS ABOUT THE

ERIE CANAL.

ANOTHER

REVOLU-

TION?

THIS CATEGORY IS ABOUT THE

INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION IN

NYS

BOOM-

TOWN

GRAPHS

THIS CATEGORIES ABOUT NYS

BOOMTOWNS AND

GRAPHWORK

C'MON

OVER AND

IN

THIS CATEGORY IS ABOUT

IMMIGRATION.

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THE LAND THAT EXISTS

BETWEEN SETTLED AREAS

AND THE WILDERNESS.

FRONTIER

WATER IS HEATED IN THIS TO

PRODUCE THE STEAM

NECESSARY TO CREATE

POWER.

BOILER

A MAN-MADE WATERWAY.

CANAL

A SYNONYM FOR BUSINESS,

SPECIALIZING IN ONE TYPE OF

PRODUCT

INDUSTRY

AFTER THE ERIE CANAL WAS

COMPLETE THESE

SETTLEMENTS GREW VERY

FAST. THEY WERE CALLED

THESE

BOOMTOWNS

THIS WAS THE CHANGE FROM

HAND MADE GOODS TO

MANUFACTURING OF GOODS

USING MACHINES.

INDUSTRIAL

REVOLUTION

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OLD NATIVE AMERICAN PATH

THAT SETTLERS USED TO GET

TO WESTERN NEW YORK.

GENESSEE TRAIL

NAME OF ROBERT FULTON'S

FIRST SUCCESSFUL

STEAMBOAT.

CLERMONT

THE ERIE CANAL WAS CALLED

THIS BY NON-BELIEVERS

"CLINTON'S DITCH"

THIS CITY WAS NAMED THE

"FLOUR CITY" BECAUSE OF ITS

PRODUCTION OF WHEAT.

ROCHESTER

IN THE WINTERTIME, CANAL

BOATS WERE STOPPED BY

THIS FROM ANY TRADE AT ALL.

ICE

THEY ARE PEOPLE WHO COME

FROM OTHER COUNTRIES IN

ORDER TO MAKE A BETTER

LIFE FOR THEMSELVES. MANY

MOVED TO NEW YORK.

IMMIGRANTS

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AGREEMENT BETWEEN

SENECA INDIANS AND

HOLLAND LAND COMPANY TO

BUY LANDS IN WESTERN NEW

YORK.

BIG TREE TREATY

FULTON'S "CRAZY" IDEA WAS

CALLED THIS.

FULTON'S FOLLY

THESE WERE CREATED IN

ORDER TO GET BOATS ON THE

ERIE CANAL TO HIGHER

ELEVATIONS.

LOCKS

SCRAPING AND SOAKING

ANIMAL SKINS USING A

MIXTURE OF WATER AND TREE

BARK.

TANNING

THESE LED TO THE END OF

THE NEED FOR THE ERIE

CANAL. THEY WERE FASTER.

TRAINS

THIS WAS A SCHOOL BUILT

FOR ARTISTS.

HUDSON RIVER SCHOOL

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THIS BROKE OUT BETWEEN

UNITED STATES AND GREAT

BRITAIN BECAUSE THE ENGLISH

KIDNAPPED OUR SAILORS AND

MADE THEM BRITISH

SOLDIERS.

WAR OF 1812

NAME ONE OF TWO POSSIBLE

FUELS USED ON STEAMBOATS

TO PRODUCE HEAT TO CREATE

THE STEAM.

COAL OR WOOD

THESE FEES WERE CHARGED

TO ALL USERS OF THE ERIE

CANAL IN ORDER TO PAY FOR

ITS CREATION.

TOLLS

THIS CITY WAS NAMED THE

"SALT CITY" BECAUSE IT WAS

AN INDUSTRIAL LEADER IN

SALT PRODUCTION.

SYRACUSE

THIS KIND OF GRAPH SHOWS

HOW THE PARTS OF

SOMETHING MAKE UP THE

WHOLE.

CIRCLE (PIE) GRAPH

THIS WAS WRITTEN BY

WASHINGTON IRVING THAT

TOLD THE STORY OF A

HEADLESS HORSEMAN.

THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY

HOLLOW

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THIS GROUP OF NATIVE

AMERICANS GREW WEAKER AS

MORE WERE FORCED TO SELL

OFF THEIR LANDS TO THE

WHITES.

IROQUOIS

RIVER ON WHICH FULTON'S

STEAMBOAT STARTED ITS

FIRST TRIP.

HUDSON RIVER

THIS DISEASE WAS THE CAUSE

OF DEATH FOR MANY CANAL

WORKERS*DARN

MOSQUITOES.

MALARIA

CITY THAT AROSE ON THE

EASTERN BANKS OF LAKE ERIE

THAT BECAME A PORT TO THE

GREAT LAKES.

BUFFALO

THIS GRAPH SHOWS YOU HOW

PIECES OF INFORMATION

CHANGE OVER TIME USING

PLOTTED POINTS AND

CONNECTING THEM.

LINE GRAPH

THIS IS A  MAJOR SHORTAGE

OF FOOD. THE IRISH LOST

THEIR POTATOES AND HAD

ONE.

FAMINE

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