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Leg on intercontinental railroad that started in Sacramento, CA
Influential Republican Speaker of the House during the Gilded Age
Believed that African Americans should get instant equality
Oil tycoon during the Gilded Age
Built the largest newspaper chain
A protest march of unemployed workers
To artificially inflate the value of a stock
The father of skyscrapers
The only ethnic group to be legislatively excluded from immigrating
Labor rally turned violent when a bomb was thrown. KIlled 8 police officers.
Carnegie book that advocates for philanthropy
Shot President James Garfield
Carnegie's steel company
Focusing on scandal in order to sell papers
Synonym for monopoly
Federal law designed to regulate monopolistic practices in the railroad industry primarily
Belief in the survival of the fittest in society
Steel tycoon during the Gilded Age
Railroad workers went on strie for this company. President Cleveland intervened on the side of the big business
Large tobacco baron during the Gilded Age
Head of the American Federation of Labor. Important figure in the labor movement
Attempt to control all factors of production of a good to eliminate competition
Meatpacking tycoon during the Gilded Age
Allowed for the creation of land-grant universities to develop agricultural research
Significant labor union that focused on the 'bread and butter'' issues
Provided immense amounts of free land for US citizens
People who broke the law and attempted to settle in Oklahoma earlier than the sale date
Christian theologist who was influential in the Social Gospel movement
Leading advocate of the 'New South'
Corrupt leader of Tammany Hall that traded favors/jobs with new immigrants in exchange for votes
Founder of the American Red Cross
Set up the 'separate but equal' doctrine
National holiday created to celebrate the economic and social contributions of workers
Attempt to limit competition by buying up all competitors
Highly protective tariff signed in 1890. It also bears the name of a future President
Populist Democratic candidate for President in 1896 and 1900
Succeeded James Garfield as President of the United States
Limited the ability of states to regulate railroad companies
Governor of Illinois instrumental in the Progressive reform movement
Nickname for the Battle of Little Bighorn where several US soldiers were massacred
Famous financier during the Gilded Age
Inventor of the telephone
Group of farmers who began to bond together to push for their economic rights
Where the owners of a mill refuse to let the workers go to work
Republicans who, over financial corruption, voted for (D) Grover Cleveland
Wrote a Century of Dishonor to detail the abuses of the US government towards Native Americans
Set of discriminatory laws in the post-Civil War South
The wedding of the rails deals with the completion of this
Last major battle of the Indian Wars. Involved the ghost dance movement
Rockefeller's company
Crusaded against sweatshops, child labor, and for the minimum wage.
An African American civil rights organization founded by W.E.B. Du Bois
Believed that African Americans would gradually earn equality after learning vocational trades
Leading American railroad speculator. Also teamed with James Fisk to manipulate the gold market.
Famous historian who theorized on the impact of the frontier in American History
Socialist labor leader put in jail for his role in the Pullman Strike
Founded of Hull Houses to aid new immigrants in fitting in
An adult education movement in the late 19th and 20th century
Contract where the employee agrees to not be a part of the union
Where the railroad companies join together to fix high prices
Leg on intercontinental railroad that started in Omaha, NE
Term used to describe the industrial changes coming to the South to entice investment
Legendary Nez Perce leader
Large and violent steel strike against US Steel
Important labor organization during the Gilded Age. Blamed for the Haymarket Riot
Applied Christian ethics to solve the growing social problems in the cities
The first national labor federation. Admitted skilled & unskilled workers
Largely agrarian movement that looked to regulate banks, railroads, etc.
Movement in America that was prejudiced against new immigrants
Reformed the civil service system in the country
Bryan said that American workers would not be crucified on...
Famous Gilded Age newspaper publisher of the St. Louis Dispatch
New process that breathed oxygen to purify steel thereby making it cheaper to produce
Inventor of the lightbulb among many other inventions
Credited with the term 'Gilded Age'
Current state that Indian Territory was located
Division between East and West in the US is thought of to be the ____ meridian
The personification of the feminine ideal of beauty during the Gilded Age

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