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American oil industry tycoon and philanthropist , started the standard oil company Rockefeller
the exclusive possession or control of the supply or trade in a company Monopoly
which claim to apply biological concepts of natural selection and survival of the fittest to sociology and politics Social Darwinism
a person who seeks to promote the welfare of others, especially by the generous donation of money to good causes. Philanthropist
Scottish American industrialist who led the enormous expansion of the American steel industry in the late 19th century. Carnegie
came to America from areas that had not traditionally supplied settlers to the US. New Immigrants
was an attack by the Colorado National Guard and Colorado Fuel & Iron Company camp guards on a tent colony of 1,200 striking coal miners and their families Ludlow
was a nationwide railroad strike in the United States on May 11, 1894. It pitted the American Railway Union (ARU) Pullman Strike
, sometimes referred to as the Great Upheaval, began on July 14 in Martinsburg, West Virginia, United States after the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad (B&O) cut wages for the third time in a year. Great Railroad Strike
was an Irish-born American schoolteacher and dressmaker who became a prominent labor and community organizer. Mother Jones
a part of a city, especially a slum area, occupied by a minority group or groups. Ghetto
was a philosopher and economist famous for his ideas about capitalism and communism. Marx, in conjunction Karl Marx

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U.S History Chapter 5 Crossword

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Railroad joined in 1869 that linked the nation by railway from the east to the west. Transcontinental Railroad
The last notable armed conflict between US troops and Native Americans, it resulted from an attempt by US soldiers to arrest Chief Sitting Bull. Wounded Knee
Law passed in an attempt to assimilate Native Americans to US society by abolishing tribal organizations and dividing up reservations for the purpose of allotting land to individual Native American families. Dawes Act
Invention by Thomas Edison that enabled factories to remain open longer and helped increase US production. Light Bulb
the process of producing goods in large numbers so as to sell more, thereby charging less and still making profit. Mass Production
Innovative industrialist who revolutionized the auto industry with a more efficient assembly line and mass production techniques that made automobiles more affordable. Henry Ford
Names used to describe businessmen who dominated the railroad industry Robber barons
Capitalist who made his fortune in oil and founded the nation's first trust in the form of the Standard Oil Company. John d. Rockefeller
A business arrangement under which a number of companies unite into one system, effectively creating a monopoly as it destroys competition. Trust
Markets in which there are only one supplier of a product and no market competition. Monopolies
Taxes on imports to protect US business. Protective Tarrifs
Producing so much of a product that the prices fall and producers often go bankrupt. Overproduction
Process of children working as part of the work force. Child Labor
A tiny island near the Statue of Liberty, it opened in 1892 and became a well known reception center for immigrants arriving by ship. Ellis Island
People coming to the US immigration
RR industry when he extended his New York Central railroad to reach Chicago, Illinois allowing travel from New York to Chicago without changing trains several times. Cornelius Vanderbilt
The first federation of labor unions in the United States American Federation Of Labor
An American union leader and leader of the pullman strike of 1894. Eugene V Debs
A nationwide conflict between labor unions and railroads that began in 1894 Pullman Strike of 1894
He was the creator of the American Federation of Labor from 1886-1924 Samuel Gompers

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A New Industrial Age Crossword

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Scottish immigrant who made his riches in the steel industry Carnegie
Type of integration in which a company buys out all its suppliers vertical
Type of integration in which companies producing similar products merge horizontal
theory that taught only the strong survived social darwinism
Head of the Standard Oil Company rockefeller
Act that made it illegal for corporations to interfere with free interstate or international trade sherman antitrust
Formed the American Federation of Labor Gompers
Acronym of the union that focused on collective bargaining and used strikes as a major tactic AFL
Formed the American Railway Union Debs
Acronym for the union of radicals and socialists nicknamed the Wobblies IWW
Organizer of the United Mine Workers of America Jones
Kind of railroad that crosses the entire country transcontinental
Inventor of the sleeping car, who built a factory outside of Chicago to produce his railroad cars Pullman
Company created to steal railroad money credit mobilier
Court case that gave government right to regulate private industry munn v illinois
First person to use a steam engine to drill for oil Drake
Process used to make steel from iron bessemer
Inventor of the light bulb and a system of producing and distributing electricity Edison
Inventor of the typerwriter Sholes
Inventor of the telephone Graham Bell
Buildings that extended upwards instead of outwards skyscrapers
Complete control over an industry's production, wages, and prices monopoly
1877 strike by protesters upset over their second wage cut in two months great strike
Refusals to work strikes
People who believed in government control over business and property, as well as equal distribution of wealth socialists
Negotiations to reach agreements on wages, hours, and working conditions collective bargaining

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Chapter 20 Crossword

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a government document giving an inventor the exclusive right to make or sell his or her invention for a specific number of years patent
the pattern of good times and bad times in the economy business cycle
a railroad that spanned the entire continent transcontinental
a system adopted in 1918 that divided the United States into four time zones standard time
a business owned by investors who buy part of the company through shares of stock corporation
American oil industry business magnate and philanthropist, who is considered to be the wealthiest American of all time by virtually every source, and—largely—the richest person in modern history. John d rockefeller
Scottish American industrialist who led the expansion of the American steel industry in the late 19th century. He is often identified as one of the richest people and one of the richest Americans ever. Andrew carnegie
in 1866 a union protest resulted in about 100 dead after an unknown person threw a bomb, and police opened fire on the crowd haymarket affair
a nationwide railway that spread throughout the rail industry in 1894 pullman strike
a national organization of labor unions founded in 1886 afl
am oily, flammable liquid petroleum
a new way of making steel that was developed in the 1850s and caused steel production to soar Bessemer steel process
a machine that produces electric current generator
American inventor and businessman. He developed many devices that greatly influenced life around the world, including the phonograph, the motion picture camera, and the long-lasting, practical electric light bulb. thomas edison
an exhibition in Philadelphia in 1876 that celebrated Americas 100th birthday centennial exhibition
a business leader who became wealthy through dishonest methods robber baron
a company that eliminates its competitors and controls an industry monopoly
a legal body created to hold stock in many companies often in the same industry trust
a person who gives large sums of money to charities philanthropist
an era during the late 1800s of fabulous wealth gilded age

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Industrial Revolution Crossword Puzzle

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the totality of the changes in economic and social organization that began about 1760 in England and later in other countries, characterized chiefly by the replacement of hand tools with power-driven machines, as the power loom and the steam engine, and by the concentration of industry in large establishments Industrial Revolution
a supply of goods kept on hand for sale to customers by a merchant, distributor, manufacturer, etc.; inventory Stock
a tract of land surrounded by a fence enclosure
an association of individuals, created by law or under authority of law, having a continuous existence independent of the existences of its members, and powers and liabilities distinct from those of its members corporation
Crop rotation is the practice of growing a series of dissimilar or different types of crops in the same area in sequenced seasons. It helps in reducing soil erosion and increases soil fertility and crop yield croprotation
Adam Smith was a Scottish moral philosopher, pioneer of political economy, and a key figure in the Scottish Enlightenment. Smith is best known for two classic works: The Theory of Moral Sentiments, and An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations adamsmith
the large-scale introduction of manufacturing, advanced technical enterprises, and other productive economic activity into an area, society, country, etc industrialization
an economic system in which investment in and ownership of the means of production, distribution, and exchange of wealth is made and maintained chiefly by private individuals or corporations, especially as contrasted to cooperatively or state-owned means of wealth capitalism
a building or group of buildings with facilities for the manufacture of goods factory
a theory or system of social organization that advocates the vesting of the ownership and control of the means of production and distribution, of capital, land, etc., in the community as a whole socialism
Karl Marx was a German philosopher, economist, sociologist, journalist and revolutionary socialist karlmarx
a person who organizes and manages any enterprise, especially a business, usually with considerable initiative and risk entrepreneur
a group of states or nations united into one political body union
to deal a blow or stroke to (a person or thing), as with the fist, a weapon, or a hammer; hit strike
of, relating to, or characteristic of the middle class; bourgeois middleclass

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An Industrial Society Crossword

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What is the oily, and flammable liquid most Americans used to light their oil lamps? Petroleum
What is a government document giving an inventor rights to or to sell his or her inventions? patent
What is the pattern of good and bad times in the economy? business cycle
What system was adopted in 1918 that divided the United States into four time zones? standard time
What was a business owned by investors who buy part of the company through shares of stock? corporation
Who lead the oil industry at this time? john d. rockefeller
Who controlled the steel industry? andrew carnegie
What is the union protest named that resulted with about 100 dead after an unknown person threw a bomb? haymarket affair
A nationwide railway strike that spread throughout the rail industry in 1894. pullman strike
A national organization of labor unions founded in 1886. AFL
A company that that eliminates its competitors and controls an industry. monopoly
An organization of workers from all different trades formed after the civil war. Knights of labor
A place where workers labored long hours under poor conditions for low wages. sweatshops
A person who gives large amounts of money to charities. philanthropists
A legal body created to hold stock in many companies, often in the same industry. trust
A new way of making steel that was developed in the 1850's and caused steel production to soar. bessemer steel process
The inventor of electricity. thomas edison
The inventor of the telephone. Alexander Graham bell
A railroad that spanned across the entire continent. transcontinental
Who was the labor leader that helped found a new national organization called the American Federation of Labor (AFL). Samuel grompers

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was designed to free lands for pioneer settlement and to prevent violence between americans and indians by seperating them. indianremoval
this act was quite sucessful in oregon itself and as a result the territory became a state in1859. donationland
this act offered land to any pioneer willing to move to the american west homesteadact
it was one of the first pioneers to settle north of the Columbia River in Chehalis River Valley. ewingyoung
there was a trail named after him. jameslongmire
he was considered to be one of the orginal founders of the United States. georgebush
she arrived in Seattle in 1864 , she was part of a group called Mercer Girls. lizzieordway
he crossed the Oregon trail with his family on the way to Puyallup in 1853. ezrameeker
he was one of Washingtons earliest and most famous pioneers. bensnipes
it is where ships returned to unload their catch. cannery
this object made it possible to buy salmon for consumption. mechanicalrefrigeration
this object made it possible to buy fresh salmon for comsumption. mechanicalrefrigeration
the raising of crops without the benifit of irrigation of water. drylandfarming
this person built, owned,and operated first salmon cannery. williamhume
in 1853 he constructed washingtons territorys first steam powered sawmill in Seattle henryyesler
the meaning of the word is a change in the way goods produced. industrialization
it chartered approved the construction of the United States first two transcontinetal railroads the central pacific and union pacific. railroadact
one of the first two transcontinental railroads unionpacific
this person reorganized his railroad and shipping companies. henryvillard
he finaced the construction of a railroad from wallula on the columbia river to the city of walla walla. drdorseybaker
he was to build the railroad tycoon. jaycooke

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Industrialization Vocabulary Crossword

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Successfully used a steam engine to drill for oil near Titusville, Pennsylvania, that removing oil from beneath the surface became practical. Edwin L. Drake
Developed independently by the British manufacturer Henry Bessemer and American ironman William Kelly around 1850, soon became widely used. Bessemer process
Became a pioneer on the new industrial frontier when he established the world’s first research laboratory in Menlo Park, New Jersey. Thomas Alva Edison
Invented the typewriter in 1867 and changed the world of work. Christopher Sholes
Invented the telephone which opened the way that the world communicated. Alexander Graham Bell
Railroad that spanned across the whole country. Transcontinental railroad
Built a factory for manufacturing sleepers and other railroad cars on the Illinois prairie. George M. Pullman
Stockholders gave this company a contract to lay tracks two to three times the actual cost—and pocketed the profits. Credit Mobilier
The Supreme Court upheld the Granger laws by a vote of seven to two. Munn v. Illinois
Established the right of the federal government to supervise railroad activities and established a five-member Interstate Commerce Commission for that purpose. Interstate Commerce Act
rocess in which Carnegie bought out his suppliers. Vertical integration
Companies producing similar products merged. Horizontal integration
Grew out of the English naturalist Charles Darwin’s theory of biological evolution. Social Darwinism
Established the Standard Oil Company. John D. Rockefeller
made it illegal to form a trust that interfered with free trade between state of with other countries. Sherman Antitrust Act
Led the Cigar Makers’ International Union to join with other craft unions in 1886. Samuel Gompers
Focused on collective bargaining, or negotiation between representatives of labor and management, to reach written agreements on wages, hours, and working conditions. American Federation of Labor
Attempted to form an industrial union—the American Railway Union. Eugene V. Debs
Created by a group of socialists in Chicago, unlike the ARU it included African Americans, but membership never topped 100,000, its only major strike victory occurred in 1912. Industrial Workers of the World
Supported the Great Strike of 1877 and later organized for the United Mine Workers of America. Mary Harris Jones

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An alliance of skilled workers in craft unions; concentrated on brea-and-butter issues such as higher wages, shorter hours, and better working conditions. American Federation of Labor
The use of an arbitrator to settle a dispute. Arbitration
Negotiation of wages and other conditions of employment by an organized body of employees. Collective Bargaining
A labor union of people of the same skilled craft. Craft Union
A series of laws passed in western states of the United States after the American Civil War to regulate grain elevator and railroad freight rates and rebates and to address long- and short-haul discrimination and other railroad abuses against farmers. Granger Laws
The process of a company increasing production of goods or services at the same part of the supply chain. Horizontal Integration
a labor union composed of workers in various trades and crafts within one industry. Industrial Union
The labor union of the late 1800s composed mostly of highly skilled craft unions unwilling to sacrifice for unskilled workers easily replaced by scabs during a strike National Labor Union
A theory that individuals, groups, and peoples are subject to the same Darwinian laws of natural selection as plants and animals. Social Darwinism
A person who works or is employed in place of others who are on strike, thereby making the strike ineffectual. Strikebreakers
On March 25, 1911 was the deadliest industrial disaster in the history of the city, and one of the deadliest in US history. Triangle Factory Fire
The combination in one company of two or more stages of production normally operated by separate companies. Vertical Integration
A contract between a worker and an employer in which the worker agrees not to remain in or join a union. Yellow Dog Contract

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Railroad Crossword

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an economic group consisting of large profit-making corporations especially with regard to their influence on social or political policy Big business
began with the founding of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company in 1827. The Baltimore and Ohio was the first U.S. railroad chartered as a common carrier of freight and passengers. Railroad Industry
a railroad line linking the Atlantic and Pacific coasts of the United States, completed in 1869. Transcontinental Railroad
the business of processing iron ore into steel, which in its simplest form is an iron-carbon alloy, and in some cases, turning that metal into partially finished products or recycling scrap metal into steel. Steel Industry
An American businessman of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries; a founder of the Standard Oil Company. John D. Rockfeller
was an American oil producing, transporting, refining, and marketing company. Standard Oil Company
American company and corporate trust that from 1870 to 1911 was the industrial empire of John D. Rockefeller and associates, controlling almost all oil production, processing, marketing, and transportation in the United States. Trusts
came to the United States with the colonial administration. Monopolies
inventor and physicist who took out more than 1,000 patents in his lifetime. Thomas Edison
Thomas Edison first invention in 1879 in Menlo Park N.J. Electric Lightbulb
A player introduced in 1877 to reproduce sounds on which you can play records and listen to the sound through an attached speaker Phonograph
:a series of pictures projected on a screen in rapid succession with objects shown in successive positions slightly changed so as to produce the optical effect of a continuous picture in which the objects move. Motion Pictures
A Native American leader of the Sioux tribe in the late nineteenth century. Sitting Bull
was the last major armed conflict between the Lakota Sioux and the United States, subsequently described as a "massacre" by General Nelson A. Miles in a letter to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs. Wounded Knee
Island in the harbor of New York City, southwest of Manhattan. Note: From 1892 to 1954, it served as the prime immigration station of the country. Some twelve million immigrants passed through it during this time. Ellis Island
an alliance of trade and craft unions, formed in 1886 American Federation Of Labor
United States labor leader (born in England) who was president of the American Federation of Labor from 1886 to 1924 (1850-1924) Samuel Gompers
in U.S. history, widespread railroad strike and boycott that severely disrupted rail traffic in the Midwest of the United States in June–July 1894. Pullman Strike
the merging of companies that make similar products. Horizontal Integration
a company’s taking over its suppliers and distributors and transportation systems to gain total control over the quality and cost of its product Vertical Integration

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Industrial Revolution Crossword Puzzle

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person apposed to new technology luddite
time where machines replaced the human workers industrial revolution
a fictional island coined from Greek by Sir Thomas Moore utopia
workers regarded collectively proletariant
to refuse to do something strike
operates or owns a business entrepreneur
term for middle class workers bourgeoisie
movement made in order to get equal rights for all men chartist movement
term used when mentioning an industry that is developing industrialization
name of the first women's rights convention seneca falls
famous figure who was a philosopher, scientist and a journalist Frederich engels
when people get paid according to their abilities communism
when private owners controlled the trade for profit capitalism
association of workers formed to further their rights labor union
multi-occupant building of any sort tenement
separates cotton from its seeds cotton gin
theory that states micro organisms cause diseases germ theory
goods or merchandise put up for sale stock
revolutionary socialist who published various works Karl Marx
between the upper and working classes middle class
company or group that is chosen to govern a city corporation
theory that states the best action is the one that maximizes utility utilitarianism
also known as political franchise suffrage
the thought that everybody is equal and should have the same rights egalitarian
wages and other conditions of employment collective bargaining
the attitude of letting things happen on their own laissez faire
population movements that happened from rural to urban areas urbanization
theory that the exchange should be owned or not by the community as a whole socialism

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