Industrialization of America. “Rags to Riches” L A B O R. Transformation of America. Workers and the Rise of Unions. INDUSTRIALIZATION AND LABOR. POWERHOUSE The Working Man. Men, Women & Children. I N D U S T R I A L I Z A T I O N.
Industrialization of America
“Rags to Riches”
L A B O R
Workers and the Rise of Unions
INDUSTRIALIZATION AND LABOR
Men, Women & Children
F A C T O R Y W O R K
Jacob Riis, Children of the Poor (1892)
Wide gap between the wealthiest Americans and the working class and poor
Karl Marx, Communist Manifesto
HAYMARKET MASSACRE 1886
Knights of Labor blamed. Effectively ends that union.
Lesson- Public believes unions are dangerous and violent.
The SOCIAL DEMOCRACY OF AMERICA
Eugene V. Debs