To Kill a Mockingbird Chapter 1-2 Allusions

Andrew Jackson 7th president of the United States (1829-1837)
Battle of Hastings a decisive battle in Norman conquests of England in 1066
Cornwall a country at southwest tip of England
Disturbance between the North and the South The Civil War (1861-1865)
Dracula the 1931 film version of the famous vampire story
flivver another name for a model T Ford
John Wesley (1702-1791) founder of the Methodist church
Merlin King Arthur’s advisor, prophet and magician
No money to buy with an allusion to the Great Depression
Nothing to fear is fear itself Quote Franklin
Bullfinch an allusion to Bulfinch’s mythology, a famous collection of Greek myths
Dewey Decimal System A system for organizing books in libraries
Diaries of Lorenzo Dow Lorenzo Dow (1777-1834) was a Methodist preacher who traveled throughout the country
Here’s a quarter seemed like a lot back then
The cash the stock market crash of 1929
Union The workers
Union Suit A one piece with a flapper on the but

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