In 1800s many immigrants came to the U.S. in search of
freedom from cruel or oppressive governments
John D. Rockefeller
Captain of Industry, Oil
Captain of Industry, Steel
Captain of Industry, Shipping and Railroad
draw public attention to their product and service
Factors that lead to the growth of industry in the U.S.
access to raw materials and energy
available work force
unfair treatment of people based on their race or culture
apartment houses within the ghettos
Challenges with Tenement buildings
settlement house or community center for immigrants
started the Hull House
Booker T. Washington
accepted the social separation of the races
equality through vocational education
full political, civil, and social rights
Jim Crow Laws
laws to discriminate primarily against African Americans
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