A New Industrial Age Crossword

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

U.S History Unit 2 Review Crossword

U.S History Unit 2 Review Crossword

American oil industry tycoon and philanthropist , started the standard oil company
the exclusive possession or control of the supply or trade in a company
which claim to apply biological concepts of natural selection and survival of the fittest to sociology and politics
a person who seeks to promote the welfare of others, especially by the generous donation of money to good causes.
Scottish American industrialist who led the enormous expansion of the American steel industry in the late 19th century.
came to America from areas that had not traditionally supplied settlers to the US.
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
was a nationwide railroad strike in the United States on May 11, 1894. It pitted the American Railway Union (ARU)
, 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.
was an Irish-born American schoolteacher and dressmaker who became a prominent labor and community organizer.
a part of a city, especially a slum area, occupied by a minority group or groups.
was a philosopher and economist famous for his ideas about capitalism and communism. Marx, in conjunction

An Industrial Society Crossword

An Industrial Society Crossword

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

Industrial Revolution Crossword Puzzle

Industrial Revolution Crossword Puzzle

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

Railroad Crossword

Railroad Crossword

an economic group consisting of large profit-making corporations especially with regard to their influence on social or political policy
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.
a railroad line linking the Atlantic and Pacific coasts of the United States, completed in 1869.
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.
An American businessman of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries; a founder of the Standard Oil Company.
was an American oil producing, transporting, refining, and marketing 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.
came to the United States with the colonial administration.
inventor and physicist who took out more than 1,000 patents in his lifetime.
Thomas Edison first invention in 1879 in Menlo Park N.J.
A player introduced in 1877 to reproduce sounds on which you can play records and listen to the sound through an attached speaker
: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.
A Native American leader of the Sioux tribe in the late nineteenth century.
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.
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.
an alliance of trade and craft unions, formed in 1886
United States labor leader (born in England) who was president of the American Federation of Labor from 1886 to 1924 (1850-1924)
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.
the merging of companies that make similar products.
a company’s taking over its suppliers and distributors and transportation systems to gain total control over the quality and cost of its product

A New Industrial Age Crossword

A New Industrial Age  Crossword

An alliance of skilled workers in craft unions; concentrated on brea-and-butter issues such as higher wages, shorter hours, and better working conditions.
The use of an arbitrator to settle a dispute.
Negotiation of wages and other conditions of employment by an organized body of employees.
A labor union of people of the same skilled craft.
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.
The process of a company increasing production of goods or services at the same part of the supply chain.
a labor union composed of workers in various trades and crafts within one industry.
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
A theory that individuals, groups, and peoples are subject to the same Darwinian laws of natural selection as plants and animals.
A person who works or is employed in place of others who are on strike, thereby making the strike ineffectual.
On March 25, 1911 was the deadliest industrial disaster in the history of the city, and one of the deadliest in US history.
The combination in one company of two or more stages of production normally operated by separate companies.
A contract between a worker and an employer in which the worker agrees not to remain in or join a union.

Chapter 6 Crossword

Chapter 6 Crossword

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

Industrialization Vocabulary Crossword

Industrialization Vocabulary  Crossword

Successfully used a steam engine to drill for oil near Titusville, Pennsylvania, that removing oil from beneath the surface became practical.
Developed independently by the British manufacturer Henry Bessemer and American ironman William Kelly around 1850, soon became widely used.
Became a pioneer on the new industrial frontier when he established the world’s first research laboratory in Menlo Park, New Jersey.
Invented the typewriter in 1867 and changed the world of work.
Invented the telephone which opened the way that the world communicated.
Railroad that spanned across the whole country.
Built a factory for manufacturing sleepers and other railroad cars on the Illinois prairie.
Stockholders gave this company a contract to lay tracks two to three times the actual cost—and pocketed the profits.
The Supreme Court upheld the Granger laws by a vote of seven to two.
Established the right of the federal government to supervise railroad activities and established a five-member Interstate Commerce Commission for that purpose.
rocess in which Carnegie bought out his suppliers.
Companies producing similar products merged.
Grew out of the English naturalist Charles Darwin’s theory of biological evolution.
Established the Standard Oil Company.
made it illegal to form a trust that interfered with free trade between state of with other countries.
Led the Cigar Makers’ International Union to join with other craft unions in 1886.
Focused on collective bargaining, or negotiation between representatives of labor and management, to reach written agreements on wages, hours, and working conditions.
Attempted to form an industrial union—the American Railway Union.
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.
Supported the Great Strike of 1877 and later organized for the United Mine Workers of America.

Crossword puzzle for chapter 6

Crossword puzzle for chapter 6

Used steam engine to drill oil and made it practical
Used to remove carbons from iron to make steel
Created the light bulb
Invented the typewriter
Invented the telephone in collaboration with Thomas Watson
A railroad that crossed the nation from the Atlantic to the Pacific
Built a factory for manufacturing sleepers
A construction company formed by stockholders in union Pacific Railroad
Supreme court upheld the Granger laws by a vote of seven to two
Act established the right of the federal government to supervise railroad activities
Private Secretary to the local superintendent of the Pennsylvania Railroad
2 types of Integration
A theory in which Darwin discribs his own observations
Established the standard oil company
Made it illegal to form a trust that interfered with free trade between states or other countries
Led the Cigar Marker's international Union to join with other craft unions
Negation between representatives of labor and management to reach written agreements
Attempted to form such an industrial Union
Also called "wobblies"
Supported the Great Strike of 1877, Organized for the for the UMW

Industrial Revolution Crossword

 Industrial Revolution  Crossword

A man risking money to start a business
A policy of letting things take their own course
A steel making process
Owned a railroad and shipping industry
Owned standard oil company
Owned Carnegie steel company
Created pullman sleeping car
A monopoly
Made monopolies illegal
People moving into cities
Buying all companies that produce the same product
Owning all steps to make a product
Carnegie steel workers cut wages strike called off
Federal troops called in to end strike
Located at the bottom of ship
Immigration station on east coast
Immigration station on west coast
Prohibited immigration by Chinese laborers

Chapter 19 Industrial Age Crossword

Chapter 19 Industrial Age Crossword

This process of making steel was more efficient and produced steel that was stronger, cheaper and higher quality.
American inventor, established a safe way to transmit electricity across distances
Revolutionized the manufacturing industry by introducing a moving assembly line, interchangeable parts, specialized labor.
Businesses that sell shares of ownership, investors take a risk when buying stock in a company with the hope of making a profit, the business sells shares to raise capital for operation expenses, it is run by board of directors
Makes his fortune in the steel industry, Robber Baron, believed the "End justifies the means", believed in Social Darwinism
You own every aspect of manufacturing from raw material to finished product, still legal in USA
Starts Standard Oil, Robber Baron, used Horizontal and Vertical Integration until he had control of 90% of the oil industry in America,
Controlling one complete aspect of the manufacturing process , made illegal in the US by Teddy Roosevelt with the Sherman Antitrust Act
Made his fortune with railroads, founder of Central Pacific RR, US government was the source of much of his wealth, Robber Baron
"survival of the fittest," Carnegie said that the "law of competition" decrees that only the fittest should survive. Powerful big business should be entitled to the wealth and power they have achieved, rich or poor - you get what you deserve
Unions negotiate as a group for common standards in business practice (wages, working conditions, hours) , negotiated into a contract by representatives of the workers
An outbreak of violence in Chicago in 1886. Demands for an eight-hour working day became increasingly widespread among American laborers in the 1880s. Thousands of union members went on strike to demand an 8-hour workday. Two strikers were killed in a fight with police.
Happened after the workers at one of Carnegie's factories protested the plan to cut jobs. Carnegie Steel locked out its' workers. He hired the Pinkerton guards.
When the railroad car company laid off workers and slashed their wages, the American Railway Union led a national strike that shut down the country's railroad system.
Complete control / ownership of an aspect of business (similar to horizontal integration but doesn't need to be numerous corporations)
Board of directors bands together corporations in like industries, allows them to control prices, profit sharing, eliminates competition, bad for consumers