This resource contains 19 pages of notes aligned within Time Period #6 [1865 to 1890] of the Advanced Placement United States History curriculum
. This product is one of three modules for this Time Period.
APUSH Time Period #6 Module A [1865 -1890] Student Notes
APUSH Time Period #6 Module B [1865 -1890] Student Notes
APUSH Time Period #6 Module C [1865 -1898] Student Notes
Product download available as an editable Word Document and PDF. Handouts include:
A cover page that presents a visual preview of the 12 individual or groups who will be used to help tell the larger story of The transformation of the United States from an agricultural to an increasingly industrialized and urbanized society brought about significant economic, political, diplomatic, social, environmental, and cultural changes.
William "Boss" Tweed
William Graham Sumner
An organized presentation of lecture topics [headings and subheadings] designed to serve as an instructional tool to guide student inquiry:
6.5 American Colossus: The Triumph of Capitalism [1865 to 1900]
6.6 The Impact of Industrialization on American Society
6.7 The State of the Union - Labor Organizes [1869 to 1900]
6.9 The Power of Ideas: Social Thought in the Gilded Age
6.10 Progress and Poverty in Urban America [1865 to 1898]
6.11 Huddled Masses Yearning To Breathe Free [1880 to 1920]
6.12 Immigration and Cultural Conflict in Gilded Age America [1870 to 1900]
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Complete set of APUSH Student Notes [Coming August 2018]