The Resource The emergence of modern America (1874-1917), editor, Michael Shally-Jensen, PhD

The emergence of modern America (1874-1917), editor, Michael Shally-Jensen, PhD

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The emergence of modern America (1874-1917)
Title
The emergence of modern America (1874-1917)
Statement of responsibility
editor, Michael Shally-Jensen, PhD
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eng
Summary
Provides an in-depth analysis of sixty primary source documents, introducing the document's historical context, followed by a description of the author's life and circumstances in which the document was written
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DON
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973.8
Index
index present
LC call number
E661
LC item number
.E447 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Defining documents in American history
The emergence of modern America (1874-1917), editor, Michael Shally-Jensen, PhD
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The emergence of modern America (1874-1917), editor, Michael Shally-Jensen, PhD
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http://db.tulsalibrary.org:2048/login?url=http://online.salempress.com/toc.do?bookId=246&bookTitle=Defining%20Documents%20in%20American%20History%3A%20The%20Emergence%20of%20Modern%20America%20(1874%E2%80%931917)&bookCategory=History
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The end of the frontier and the start of a new era : "The rush to Oklahoma" ; "The significance of the frontier in American history" -- Labor pains : "Account of the Haymarket Riot" ; Eugene Debs: "What can we do for working people?" ; Frick's fracas: Henry Frick makes his case ; The Homestead Strike: a congressional view ; Senator Sherman on the Pullman strike ; Coal strike hearings: the miners testify ; "Echoes from the recent Pennsylvania coal strike" -- The lives of workers : From How the other half lives ; An immigrant garment worker's "days and dreams" ; Jane Addams: "Child labor and other dangers of childhood" ; From The jungle ; Child labor in the New York City tenements ; Fire hazards in New York City factories -- Capital concerns : Wall Street owns the country ; Populist party platform, 1892 ; President Grover Cleveland on repeal of the Sherman Silver Purchase Act ; "Political causes of the business depression" ; Andrew Carnegie: "The gospel of wealth" -- Conflicts farther afield : Queen Liliuokalani to President Benjamin Harrison ; Report on the Battle of Santiago ; Platform of the American Anti-Imperialist League ; "Subjugation on the Philippines Iniquitous" ; The war prayer ; US-Mexico tensions -- Minorities and mistreatments : Chinese Exclusion Act ; Address of the Lake Mohonk Conference on Indian Affairs ; Plessy v. Ferguson ; W.E.B. Du Bois: "Strivings of the Negro people" ; W.E.B. Du Bois: "The study of the Negro problems" ; A Mississippi governor opposes black education ; "What it means to be colored in the capital of the U.S.A." ; A skeptical view of Mexican immigrants in the United States ; W.E.B. Du Bois: "Socialism and the Negro problem" -- Women, suffrage, and society : Petition to US Congress for women's suffrage ; Frances Willard: Address to the National Council of Women ; From Youth's Educator for Home and Society ; On American motherhood ; "Women's suffrage in a democratic republic" ; Petition from the Women Voters Anti-Suffrage Party -- Reformers and remedies : "The absurd effort to make the world over" ; Frances Willard on Christian social responsibility ; Jane Addams on settlement houses ; John Dewey on social organization and the individual ; President Theodore Roosevelt on the conservation of natural resources ; Declaration of the conservation conference ; An argument for prohibition -- A technological breakthrough : The Wright brothers' first powered flight
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Dimensions
26 cm.
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Extent
xvi, 322 pages
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9781619254893
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unmediated
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(OCoLC)882092412

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