• CHAPTER TWENTY: COMMONWEALTH AND EMPIRE, 1870–1900

     

    Edward Bellamy- Looking Backward

     

    The Growth of Government

                New agencies

     

                ICC

     

    The Machinery of Politics

                Republicans v. Democrats- tariff

     

                “The Lackluster Presidency”

     

    The “Boss”

    William Tweed- Tammany Hall

     

    The Spoils System and Civil Service Reform

                Arthur & Pendleton Act

     

    Populists

     

     

    The Grange

                Munn v. Illinois

     

    The Farmers’ Alliance

     

    Workers Search for Power

                Great Uprising

     

                Henry George, Progress and Poverty

     

    WCTU

     

     

    NAWSA

     

    Farmer-Labor Unity

     

     

    Financial Collapse and Depression of 1893

     

     

    Strikes and Labor Solidarity

                “protective association”

    The Social Gospel

     

     

     

    The Free Silver Issue

     

     

     

    Populism’s Last Campaigns

                “Cross of Gold”

     

     

     

    Nativism

     

    Jim Crow

                Plessy v. Ferguson (1896)

     

                Grandfather clauses

     

                Poll taxes

     

    Mob Violence

     

     

    Ida B. Wells

     

     

    Tom Watson