designer of the brooklyn bridge
railroad scandal that overcharged for work not completed
created a new furnace for producing steel from iron ore
made his fortune in america booming steel industry
created a railroad sleeper car
company that built part of the first transocntinental railroad
union president of the american railway union
inventor of the barbed wire for fences
teacher of the deaf, inventor of the telephone
efficiency expert who helped companies eliminate waste
first national park in the united states
territory where the transcontinental railroad was completed
head of the american federation of labor
eastern end of the first transcontinental railroad
inventor of peanut butter
became the wealthiest oil man in america. started standard oil of ohio
founder of the tuskegee institution in alabama
most of the central pacific rr construction workers were from here
invented an elevator with a safety brake
invented airbrakes for trains and automatic switches for railroad tracks
shot and killed by a disgrunted office seeker in 1881
produced a roll film camera that was easy for all the use
good deed doer
president at the time the first transcontinental railroad was completed
inventor of the typewriter
had over a thousand patents to his credit
to have market control over goods or services
rich financier who purchased carnegie's steel company
the means by which an inventor protects his/her ideas
only after _________ successfuly used a steam engine to drill oil did removing oil from below the earth's surface become practical
the __________ reaffirmed the right of the federal government to supervise railroad activities
interstate commerce act
____________ became one of the wealthiest and most powerful industrialists as head of the standard oil company.
the central pacific and union pacific railroads met at promontory point, utah. to create the nation's first __________
_________ made it illegal to form trusts that interfered with free trade between states
sherman antitrust act
recognizing how important railroads were for settling the west, the government made marge __________ to the railroad companies
the central pacific railroad employed thousands of __________ immigrants, while numerous _______ immigrants worked for the union pacific railroad
under railroad time, the united states was divided into _______ time zones
various measures enacted to regulate the railroads were known as ______________
by the end of the 19th century, a quarter of the nation's railroads had been taken over by________
a corporation that did othing but buy out the stock of other companies was known as a
john d rockefeller became a magnate of the
to improve their labor conditions, many industrial workers formed
the great strike of 1877 involved workers for some of the nation's
the violent incident that turned much of the public against the labor movement was known as the
by world war 1, membership in the american federation of labor was around
gave state the right to regulate railroads
munn v. illinois
improved steel making procedure
promoted business competition
merging of similar companies
major railroad scandal
inventor of the telephone
president of the afl
steel framed skyscraper
mass produced electricity
the stockholders of the union pacific railroad used the pullman company to make huge, unearned profits for themselves. true or false?
the brooklun bridge connects which two sections of new york city?
manhattan to brooklyn
where was john roebling from?
where did washington roebling get his bridge building experience?
process by which a company buys out all of its suppliers
focused on collective bargaining and used strikes as a major tactic
american federation of labor
made it illegal for corporations to interfere with free interstate or international trade
sherman antitrust act
supporter of the great strike of 1877 and organizer of the united mine workers of america
mary harris jones
organized in chicago, 1905, by a group of radical unionists and socialists.
industrial workers of the world
theory that justified the efforts of millionaires and discouraged government interference in big business
a corporation made up of many companies that recieve certificates entitling them to dividends on profits earned
large companies in which shares are sold in investors
which us president attended thhe opening ceremony president
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