This power point accompanies a unit in a curriculum which introduces the changes to industry, labor, and business. Topics include but are not limited to: inventions, railroad, Interstate Commerce Act, assembly line, Carnegie, Rockefeller, JP Morgan, monopolies, trusts, Sherman Anti Trust Act, Gospel of Wealth, industrialism, Gibson Girl, Labor Union, Knights of Labor, Haymarket Square Incident, Xeonophobia, and the American Federation of Labor.
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On slide 16, I try to have the students identify the items. On the top from left to right they are cash register, telephone, stock ticker, and on the bottom from left to right they are typewriter, light bulb, and toilet paper holder.
The answer to the last question: Labor Day
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