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Chapter 14 The Expansion of American Industry Development of the West Homestead Act (1862) Transcontinental RR * Chinese Labor Chinese Exclusion Act (1882) Telegraph (1844) Samuel Morse Telephone Alexander G. Bell * Thomas Edison Light Bulb, Motion Pics, Phonographs

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chapter 14 the expansion of american industry

Chapter 14The Expansion of American Industry

Development of the West

Homestead Act (1862)

Transcontinental RR *

Chinese Labor

Chinese Exclusion Act (1882)

Telegraph (1844)

Samuel Morse

Telephone

Alexander G. Bell *

Thomas Edison

Light Bulb, Motion Pics, Phonographs

impact of the railroads
Impact of the Railroads

Bessemer Process *

Steel production

  • Big Business (Trusts)

Robber Barons

Andrew Carnegie (Steel)

J.D. Rockefeller (Oil) *

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Social Darwinism

Survival of the fittest

  • Monopoly

Eliminate competition in the market

  • Sherman Anti-Trust Act

Limits the power of Big Business

Make monopolies illegal

  • Labor Unions

Collective bargaining

American Federation of Labor (AFL)

Samuel Gompers

Pullman Strike (1894)

Example of industrial unrest