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The Gilded Age
The Gilded Age

The Gilded Age Assignments & Activities

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Sample of Assignments & Activities

In 1899 Theodore Roosevelt delivered this speech to a gathering of wealthy men in Chicago. He, like many of his contemporaries, believed that material comforts of the late-nineteenth century threatened to strip American men of their adventuresome ...
George Pullman's industrial village was a well-intentioned but ultimately unsuccessful attempt to build more stable employer-employee relations. In this exercise, your student will examine several sources, including several primary documents, in o...