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JP Morgan
Railroads
Andrew Carnegie
Carnegie Steel Company
Cornelius Vanderbilt
John D. Rockefeller
Progressive Era
Robber Barons
Standard Oil
Steel Production
The Industrial Revolution
Transportation Pioneer
U.S. Steel Corporation

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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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Big Buisness Word Search

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fuel
railroads
buisness
competitors
Factories
Oil
Standard
Mill
Rockefeller
John
Monopoly
Competition
Production
Company
Corporation
Steel
Bessemer
Henry
Andrew
Carnegie

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U.S History Unit 2 Review Crossword

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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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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

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A man risking money to start a business Entrepreneur
A policy of letting things take their own course Laissea-faire
A steel making process Bessemer process
Owned a railroad and shipping industry Cornelius Vanderbilt
Owned standard oil company John D Rockefeller
Owned Carnegie steel company Andrew Carnegie
Created pullman sleeping car George M Pullman
A monopoly Trust
Made monopolies illegal Sherman anti trust act
People moving into cities Urbanization
Buying all companies that produce the same product Horizontal
Owning all steps to make a product Vertical
Carnegie steel workers cut wages strike called off Homestead strike
Federal troops called in to end strike Pullman strike
Located at the bottom of ship Steerage
Immigration station on east coast Ellis island
Immigration station on west coast Angel Island
Prohibited immigration by Chinese laborers Chinese exclusion act

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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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AMERICAN INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION Word Search

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LITTLE BIG HORN
CUSTER
SITTING BULL
COWBOYS
LABOR UNIONS
STRIKES
KNIGHTS OF LABOR
AFL
POWDERLY
SWIFT
GOMPERS
DRAKE
BELL
BESSEMER
UTAH
BARBED WIRE
PATENT OFFICE
HOMESTEAD ACT
RAILROAD
PITTSBURGH
LONGHORNS
STANDARD OIL
EDISON
MORGAN
ROCKEFELLER

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Industrialization Word Search

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Monopolies
Alexander Bell
Carnegie
Rockefeller
Central Pacific
Union Pacific
Railroads
Steam Boiler
Light Bulb
Edison
Telephone
Time Zones
Bessemer Steel
Electricity
Entrepreneurs
Natural Resources

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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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The Gilded Age Crossword

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Completed in 1869 Transcontinental
Invented the telephone and the metal detector Alexander
The negative look on big buisness Robber Barons
sold steel furnaces and is from scottland Carnegie
Created his own trust Rockefeller
When one company controls all aspects of one company Vertical Integration
The positive look on big buisness Captains of Industry
Workers protested in Chicago Hay Market
Man who almost got assasinated Frick
12 workers were killed and wages were cut by 25% to 40% Pulman Strike
Name of contract worker were forced to sign Yellow Dog
Blacks who were moving out west Exodusters
Name of tribe that got placed on a reservation Apache
Name of tribe that got placed on a reservation Cheyenne
Name of chief the led the Nez Perce Tribe Joseph
name of battle were Indians were captured and put back on the reservation Big Hole Basin
People that started to live on native land squatters
A group of people that started to pressure congress to give them free land Boomers
Name of event where 2 million acres were for free Oklahoma Land Rush
People who arrived at the Oklahoma land rush early Sooners
Group that wanted deflation Goldbugs

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