Term coined by Mark Twain to describe the time period following the Civil War? (literally means covered in a thin layer of gold)
Congressional legislation that allowed settlers to purchase cheap western lands?
Business combination where a company purchases all of the stages of production?
Belief that the government should leave the economy alone so that business can perform at a high level? (Oui! Oui!)
Method used to remove impurities in steel---sped up production and decreased costs?
3 characteristics of labor conditions in the last half of the 19th Century?
Union that included skilled and unskilled workers as well as women and minorities?
Philosophy used by industrialists justifying their wealth and the poor working conditions/wages for their workers? (Carnegie was a believer!)
City organization that assisted immigrants and used graft to dominate local politics?
Cartoonist? • Topic?
Congressional legislation that pushed for assimilation of the Native American tribes?
Legislation that prohibited a certain Asian population from immigrating to the United States?
Legislation passed following assassination of President Garfield creating a professional government bureaucracy?
Group of immigrants that came from northern Europe? Generally accepted into American society because of language, religion, customs.
Group of immigrants that came from southern and eastern Europe? Generally had a difficult time adjusting to American society because of language, religion, customs.
Immigration motivations like religious persecution, mandatory military service, and economic hardship?
Location in large cities where immigrants received education, assistance with childcare, and English language training?
Famous writer who said that Americans were tough because of their frontier experiences?
Biased journalism used by Hearst and Pulitzer to advocate for war with Spain?
Legislation that stated the US would not annex Cuba after the Spanish-American War?
Cuban constitutional article that allowed for the US to assist in Cuba as needed and gave the US access to Guantanamo?
Statement by the US stating that western powers needed to respect the rights of Chinese and allow for free trade within China?
TR’s addition to the Monroe Doctrine that stated the US would intervene in Latin America to prevent Europe from colonizing?
Act promoted by TR that called for accurate labeling of pharmaceuticals?