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10 Cards in this Set

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All of the businesses that make up one kind of product or provide one kind of service
Ruled by people King James appointed instead of by the Virginia Company
royal colony
President during the Civil War, issued Emancipation Proclamation, freeing all slaves under Confederate control
Abraham Lincoln
Communities that surround a large city
Urban area
A severe slowdown of the economy. A time when people lose jobs and companies close.
Meeting held by colony's leaders in 1776, after the royal governor left, to decide how Virginia should be governed
Virginia Convention
First major battle of Civil War was fought here. Place where Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson earned his nickname
Manassas at Bull Run Creek
Served as U.S. Senator for VA; led Massive Resistance Movement- desegregation of state's public schools
Harry F. Byrd
Location of VA
Northeast Corridor
Tax paid on items such as cigarettes and gasoline
excise tax