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					     U.S. Enters War
-Peace without Victory
 -idealistic peace plan


-Submarine warfare continues


-Zimmerman Note intercepted


-Wilson calls for War
 “War to make world safe for
 democracy”


-Russian Revolution takes them
  out of the war
     U.S. Enters War
-Peace without Victory
 -idealistic peace plan


-Submarine warfare continues


-Zimmerman Note intercepted


-Wilson calls for War
 “War to make world safe for
 democracy”


-Russian Revolution takes them
  out of the war
   Military Operations

-Selective Service Act
 drafted over 3 million
 troops


-recruits trained for 9
  months


-transportation problems
 gov’t control of industry
 use of convoy system
   Military Operations

-Selective Service Act
 drafted over 3 million
 troops


-recruits trained for 9
  months


-transportation problems
 gov’t control of industry
 use of convoy system
    Military Operations

-”Over There”


-”Dough Boys”


-General John Pershing
 American Expeditionary Force
 -Argonne Forest Campaign


-Alvin York-American Hero


-Armistice Nov. 1918
 no battles fought in Germany
   Fighting Over There

-most U.S. soldiers were
 not experienced travelers




-huge cannons, Zeppelins,
  machine guns, poison
  gases, tanks, airplanes




-poor medical care
 shell shock, trench foot,
    Preparing for War
-War Industries Board


-Opportunities for Women
 /Minorities


-Conservation efforts
 Victory Gardens
 Daylight Savings Time


-Liberty Bonds, increased
  taxes
    Preparing for War
-War Industries Board


-Opportunities for Women
 /Minorities


-Conservation efforts
 Victory Gardens
 Daylight Savings Time


-Liberty Bonds, increased
  taxes
    Preparing for War
-War Industries Board


-Opportunities for Women
 /Minorities


-Conservation efforts
 Victory Gardens
 Daylight Savings Time


-Liberty Bonds, increased
  taxes
    Preparing for War
-War Industries Board


-Opportunities for Women
 /Minorities


-Conservation efforts
 Victory Gardens
 Daylight Savings Time


-Liberty Bonds, increased
  taxes
    Preparing for War
-War Industries Board


-Opportunities for Women
 /Minorities


-Conservation efforts
 Victory Gardens
 Daylight Savings Time


-Liberty Bonds, increased
  taxes
       Public Opinion
-Committee on Public
 Information
 George Creel
 4 Minute Men
 “I want You” Campaign


-Anti-immigrant sentiment


-Espionage and Sedition
 Act
 Schenck v. United
 States
       Public Opinion
-Committee on Public
 Information
 George Creel
 4 Minute Men
 “I want You” Campaign


-Anti-immigrant sentiment


-Espionage and Sedition
 Act
 Schenck v. United
 States
     Social Changes

-African Americans
 Great Migration brought
 increased opportunities
 Civil Rights Debated??


-Women
 took the jobs left by
 many men
 19th Amendment was
 passed
           Epidemic
-World War brought disease to
 a new level


-large groups of people were
  exposed


-Influenza (flu) outbreak of
  1918 spread all over the world


-1/4 of the U.S. fell victim and ½
  million died


-as many as 40 million dead
  worldwide