Stewart -8th

Posted by kendra - 03/13/2017

 

For all topics

http://users.humboldt.edu/ogayle/hist111/industrial.html

 

Industrialization

http://www.loc.gov/teachers/classroommaterials/presentationsandactivities/presentations/timeline/riseind/work/

http://ushistoryscene.com/article/second-industrial-revolution/  Study the railroad maps and start reading below them

 

Reforms:

http://www.etownschools.org/cms/lib8/PA01000774…ion101.pdf   http://xroads.virginia.edu/~MA01/Davis/photography/reform/progressive_era.html

http://www.theusaonline.com/history/industrialization.htm scroll down to “Reforms”

 

Corporations

http://www.american-historama.org/1866-1881-rec…siness.htm  – Definitions and Explanations Explain corporations, monopolies and trusts

http://www.learnnc.org/lp/editions/nchist-newsouth/5686

read introductory parapgraph, then corporations and cities

 

 

Tycoons or Robberbarons?

http://www.ushistory.org/us/36b.asp  continue on the next two pages

http://ushistoryscene.com/article/second-indust…evolution/

http://www.history.com/topics/cornelius-vanderbilt .

http://www.history.com/topics/henry-ford

 

Urbanization

http://www.loc.gov/teachers/classroommaterials/presentationsandactivities/presentations/timeline/progress/cities/

http://www.loc.gov/teachers/classroommaterials/presentationsandactivities/presentations/timeline/riseind/city/

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2760060/  read the first four paragraphs of the “Introduction”

 

Immigration

http://www.loc.gov/teachers/classroommaterials/presentationsandactivities/presentations/timeline/riseind/immgnts/

http://www.learnnc.org/lp/editions/nchist-newsouth/5690  Read “A wave becomes a flood”

Immigration to the US read until “Rise of Nativism”

 

Labor Unions and Strikes

http://www.learnnc.org/lp/editions/nchist-newsouth/5706  for both: find info about labor unions and about strikes

http://www.loc.gov/teachers/classroommaterials/presentationsandactivities/presentations/timeline/riseind/work/  for labor unions

http://www.ushistory.org/us/37.asp  Labor unions

http://www.ushistory.org/us/37c.asp also read the next page on this website

http://www.ushistory.org/us/37a.asp  also read the next page on this website

 

 

Inventions

explain some major inventions and how they contributed to the development of industrialization

Inventions and the Industrial Revolution

http://ushistoryscene.com/article/second-industrial-revolution/

http://www.buzzle.com/articles/important-inventions-of-the-second-industrial-revolution.html

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