Categorie: Amerikaanse geschiedenis

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Mount Rushmore – Amerikaans nationaal monument

<div class="at-above-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/mount-rushmore/1590/"></div>Mount Rushmore is een nationaal monument in South Dakota en toont achttien meter hoge uitgehouwen kopen van vier Amerikaanse presidenten.<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/mount-rushmore/1590/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt -->

Vrijheidsbeeld in New York

<div class="at-above-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/vrijheidsbeeld/1589/"></div>Het Vrijheidsbeeld, een standbeeld in New York dat in het Engels 'Statue of Liberty' wordt genoemd. Werd in 1886 door Frankrijk aan de VS geschonken.<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/vrijheidsbeeld/1589/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt -->

Joshua Norton (1819-1880) – Keizer van de Verenigde Staten

<div class="at-above-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/joshua-norton-1819-1880/1485/"></div>De Amerikaan Joshua Norton riep zichzelf in 1859 uit tot keizer van de Verenigde Staten en Beschermheer van Mexico.<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/joshua-norton-1819-1880/1485/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt -->

Het Tuskegee-syfilisexperiment (1932-1972)

<div class="at-above-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/het-tuskegee-syfilisexperiment-1932-1972/1405/"></div>Tussen 1932 en 1972 vond in Tuskegee, Alabama een omstreden experiment plaats naar de gevolgen van onbehandelde syfilis. De proefpersonen waren 399 arme, zwarte Amerikanen, die expres geen...<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/het-tuskegee-syfilisexperiment-1932-1972/1405/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt -->

Jefferson Davis – President van de Geconfedereerde Staten

<div class="at-above-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/jefferson-davis-1808-1889/1320/"></div>De Amerikaans politicus Jefferson Davis was de eerste en enige president van de Geconfedereerde Staten van Amerika. Dit tijdens de Amerikaanse Burgeroorlog (1861-1865).<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/jefferson-davis-1808-1889/1320/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt -->

Meriwether Lewis, Amerikaanse ontdekkingsreiziger

<div class="at-above-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/meriwether-lewis-1774-1809/1312/"></div>Amerikaanse ontdekkingsreiziger die samen met William Clark de zogenaamde Lewis en Clark Expeditie leidde. Tijdens deze expeditie werd een groot deel van het westen van het Noordamerikaanse continent...<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/meriwether-lewis-1774-1809/1312/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt -->

William Clark, Amerikaanse ontdekkingsreiziger

<div class="at-above-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/william-clark-1770-1838/1265/"></div>Amerikaanse ontdekkingsreiziger die samen met Meriwether Lewis de zogenaamde Lewis en Clark Expeditie leidde. Tijdens deze expeditie werd het westen van het Noordamerikaanse continent onderzocht.<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/william-clark-1770-1838/1265/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt -->

Samuel Morse (1791-1872) – Uitvinder van de morsecode

<div class="at-above-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/samuel-morse-uitvinder-morsecode/1100/"></div>De Amerikaanse uitvinder en kunstschilder Samuel Morse vond in 1835 de morsecode uit. Zijn uitvinding van de elektrische telegraaf was van zeer grote betekenis voor de ontwikkeling van verbindingen in het tweede deel van de negentiende eeuw.<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/samuel-morse-uitvinder-morsecode/1100/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt -->

North Carolina – Amerikaanse staat

<div class="at-above-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/north-carolina/1084/"></div>North Carolina, Amerikaanse staat met de bijnamen 'Old North State' en 'Tar Heel State'. Hoofdstad van North Carolina is Raleigh.<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/north-carolina/1084/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt -->

New Mexico – Amerikaanse staat

<div class="at-above-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/new-mexico/1038/"></div>New Mexico, Amerikaanse staat met als bijnaam 'Land of Enchantment' (Land van Verwondering). Oppervlakte: 315.194 km². Hoofdstad: Santa Fe.<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/new-mexico/1038/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt -->

Kentucky – Amerikaanse staat

<div class="at-above-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/kentucky/778/"></div>Staat in het westen van Amerika. Kentucky heeft een totale oppervlakte van 104.749 km² en ongeveer 4,3 miljoen inwoners. Bijnaam van de staat luidt Bluegrass State.<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/kentucky/778/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt -->

Kamehameha I (1758-1819) – Eerste koning van Hawaii

<div class="at-above-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/kamehameha-i-1758-1819/756/"></div>Kamehameha I, grondlegger van het Hawaiiaanse koninkrijk dat in 1810 vorm kreeg. Wist alle eilanden van Hawaii te veroveren en zo onder één bestuur te brengen.<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/kamehameha-i-1758-1819/756/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt -->

Teddybeer dankt naam aan president Roosevelt

<div class="at-above-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/teddybeer-dankt-naam-aan-president-roosevelt/660/"></div>Niemand minder dan de Amerikaanse president Theodore Roosevelt is de naamgever van de teddybeer.<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/teddybeer-dankt-naam-aan-president-roosevelt/660/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt -->

William Taft, politiek zwaargewicht

<div class="at-above-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/william-taft-politiek-zwaargewicht/641/"></div>De zevenentwintigste president van de Verenigde Staten was er één van groot formaat: William Howard Taft (1857-1930). En dat bedoelen we dan letterlijk.<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-cat-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://historiek.net/william-taft-politiek-zwaargewicht/641/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt -->