Today we talked about the growth of American cities. We saw how this growth spurred sectionalism, and was made up mainly of Irish Immigrants. We also talked about how reactionary Americans are, especially regarding immigration. Then we started looking at the social changes spurred by new cities, especially nativism and abolitionism.
Your homework tonight is to read and take notes on Chapters 9.2 through 9.4 in the online textbook.
Also! Please take this short survey if you haven't done so already.