Chapter 22. The Nation Comes of Age. A Transportation Revolution Begins Americans Improve Cities and Services Americans Seek other Improvements The United States Intervenes in Mexico. Cities grew: Immigrants Farmers moving to cities
Farmers moving to cities
New farming equipment = less people needed to do work on farms.
Cities needed to be appealing to the public:
- Parks created
- Skyscrapers invented
-Sports and entertainment venues.Cities Grow
Henry FordI want to pay my workers so that they can afford my product!
Frederick W. Taylor
The Principles of Scientific Management (1911)
The Assembly Line
-All African Americans could not vote in 1867.