United States History
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New Urban Dwellers


New York City tenement laundry lines, 1896
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Question 1314106

During the last quarter of the 19th century, which of the following was a significant source of new residents for the cities of the U.S.?

(A) agricultural workers displaced by farm machinery
(B) Chinese immigrants
(C) Southerners resentful of the efforts to create a new South
(D) Indians leaving reservations
(E) immigrants from Canada

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