Type
Crossword
Description

developed sleeper cars George Pullman
invented the typewriter Christopher Sholes
removal of carbon from iron to produce steel steelmaking
railroad company coming from Nebraska union pacific
railroad company coming from California central pacific
where the railroad met in Utah Promontory Summit
who invented the telephone Alexander Graham Bell
who invented the incandescent light bulb Thomas Edison
who invented the barbed wire Joseph Glidden
regulated the railroad Interstate Commerce Act
bridge 1,595 feet in length Brooklyn Bridge
made urban travel possible automobiles
farmers organization that was upset with the railroad grangers
scandal involving the sale of stock to Congress and the Vice President Credit Mobiler

Industry Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

developed sleeper cars george pullman
scandal involving the sale of stock to Congress and the Vice President credit mobilier
farmers organization that was upset with the railroad grangers
invented the typewriter Christopher Sholes
removal of carbon from iron to produce steel steelmaking
railroad company coming from Nebraska Union Pacific
railroad company coming from California union Pacific
bridge 1,595 ft in length Brooklyn Bridge
where the railroad met in Utah Promontory Summit
made urban travel possible automobiles
regulated the railroad interstate commerce act
invented the telephone alexander graham bell
who invented the barbed wire Joseph Glidden
invented the incandescent light bulb thomas edison

Crossword puzzle for chapter 6

Type
Crossword
Description

Used steam engine to drill oil and made it practical Edwin Drake
Used to remove carbons from iron to make steel Bessemer Process
Created the light bulb Thomas Edison
Invented the typewriter Christopher Sholes
Invented the telephone in collaboration with Thomas Watson Alexander Bell
A railroad that crossed the nation from the Atlantic to the Pacific Transcontinental Railroad
Built a factory for manufacturing sleepers George Pullmann
A construction company formed by stockholders in union Pacific Railroad Crédit Mobilier
Supreme court upheld the Granger laws by a vote of seven to two Munn v. Illinois
Act established the right of the federal government to supervise railroad activities Interstate Commerce Act
Private Secretary to the local superintendent of the Pennsylvania Railroad Andrew Carnegie
2 types of Integration Vertical and Horizontal
A theory in which Darwin discribs his own observations Social Darwinism
Established the standard oil company John Rockefeller
Made it illegal to form a trust that interfered with free trade between states or other countries Shermani Antitrust Act
Led the Cigar Marker's international Union to join with other craft unions Samuel Gompers
Negation between representatives of labor and management to reach written agreements The American Federation of labor
Attempted to form such an industrial Union Eugene v. Debs
Also called "wobblies" Industrial workers of the world
Supported the Great Strike of 1877, Organized for the for the UMW Marry Jones

A New Industrial Age Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Industrialization Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Transcontinental Railroad Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

central pacific
eighteen-sixty-nine
golden spike
promontory utah
regional lines
thirty-thousand miles
transcontinental lines
transcontinental railroad
union pacific railroad
united states

Industry Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Made urban travel possible Automobiles
Where the R.R. met in Utah Promontory Summit
Invented the Barbwire Joseph Glidden
Invented the incandescent light bulb Thomas Edison
R.R. Company coming from Sacramento California Central Pacific
1,595 Ft in length Brooklyn Bridge
Developed sleeper cars George Pullman
Scandal involving the sale of stock to congress and the vice president Credit Mobilier
Farmers organization that was upset with the R.R. Grangers
Invented the typewriter Christopher Sholes
Removal of carbon from iron to produce steel Steelmaking
R.R. company coming from Nebraska Union Pacific
Regulated the R.R. Interstate Commerce Act
Invented the telephone Alexander Grahambell

THE INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Airplane
Alexander Graham Bell
Big Four
Christopher Lantham Sholes
George Stephenson
Guglielmo Marconi
James Hargreaves
Josef Madersperger
Radio
Samuel Morse
Sewing Machine
Spinning Jenny
Steam Engine
Telegraph
Telephone
Thomas Edison
Thomas Savery
Transcontinental Railroad
Typewriter
Wright Brothers

Chapter 6 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

First drill oil maker EdwinLDrake
1st process of making steel Bessemerprocess
Inventor of the incandescent bulb ThomasEdison
Invented typewriter, and QWERTY ChristopherSholes
Known for his work on the invention of the telephone AlexanderGrahamBell
Railway that connected the East and West coasts Transcontinental Railroad
Invented sleeping cars and has a city after him GeorgePullman
A company made by Union Pacific Railroad CreditMobilier
A court case that upheld the power of government to regulate private industries MunnVIllinois
States could no longer regulate rail tax IntersateCommerceAct
Monopolist of the steel industry, Carnegie Steel AndrewCarnegie
______ Integration, buying out suppliers Vertical
_______ Integration, stopping similar companies Horizontal
A term for change in american capitalism and america m'sarket business SocialDarwinism
Oil Monopolist, of the company Standard Oil JohnDRockefeller
allowed certain business activities that federal government regulators deem to be competitive, and recommended the federal government to investigate and pursue trusts. ShermanAntitrustFund
American Labor Leader SamuelGompers

Chapter 14 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

used a steam engine to drill for oil in 1859 Edwin Drake
person who organizes, operates, and assumes the risk for a business venture Entrepreneur
Process to where you inject air into molten iron to remove carbon Bessemer process
Invented typewriter Christopher Sholes
Invented telephone Alexander Graham Bell
railroad that expanded across the eastern US rail network Transcontinental railroad
built a factory for manufacturing sleepers and other railroad cars George Pullman
stock holders gave this company a contract to lay track at two or three times the actual cost Credit mobilizer
where the Supreme Court upheld the Granger laws Munn v Illinois
Congress passed this in 1887 Interstate commerce act
came to the country in 1848 at the age of 12 Andrew Carnegie
philosophy that came out of Charles Darwin's book Social Darwinism
established the Standard Oil Company John D. Rockefeller
made it legal to form a trust that interfered with free trade Sherman Antitrust Act
Jewish immigrant that led the Cigar Makers' International Union Samuel Gompers
labor that had Samuel Gompers as president AFL
attempted to inform an industrial union Eugene V. Debs
included miners, lumberers, and cannery and dock workers IWW

U.S History Chapter 5 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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