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Owner of New york world

joseph pulitzer

became an american sensation in 1898 when he became the first person to ride a mile on a bicycle in under one minute

charles murphy

novelist of gilded age wrote The Red Badge of Courage

Stephen Crane

Boston strong boy

john l sullivan

famous american who donated over $40 million to build public libraries

Andrew Carnegie

during yellow journalism the new york world sent who on a trip around the world

Nellie Bly

why did Ira aldridge perform mostly in europe during the gilded age

he was an african american and could not perform in the US

Owner of new york journal

william randolph hearst

Joseph Pulitzer and william hearst help drive US to war against spain in 1898

through yellow journalism

who invented the linotype machine

ottmer mergenthaler

what book was used during this time

the electric reader

author of electric reader was

william mcguffey

example of a melodramatic play in gilded age

under the gaslight

what was mutt and jeff

the first everyday comic strip to appear in newspaper

example of a minstrel show

primrose & west

popular actor who starred in Hamlet and romeo and juliet

Edwin Booth

First professional baseball team was

cincinnati red stockings

which league was formed first

the national league

what was college tuition

only token tuition was charged

where did colleges begin opening their doors

the midwest

Who created mutt and jeff

HC Fisher

who made the kodak camera

george eastman

main actor who starred in shakespeares's plays in US

Edwin Booth

which was not one of the 3 R's


was a former slave who founded the tuskegee normal and industrial institute in 1881

Booker T Washington

defeated john l sullivan

James J corbett

Mark Twain

Samuel Clemens

First matinee idol

John Drew

Newspaper owned by Joseph Pulitzer

New york world

swedish nightingale

Jenny Lind

inventor of web perfecting press

william bullock

organization that provided public info and entertainment


Book describing how runaway slave Jim escapes

The adventures of Huck finn

Famous french actress

Sarah Bernhardt

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