Chapter 6: Urban America Review Guide

Immigrants

 

 

 

 

Push factors

Pull factors

Steerage

Ellis Island /Angel Island

Jacob Riis

Chinese Exclusionary Act

Nativism

Prejudice against Catholics

Louis Sullivan

 

 

 

 

High Society

 

 

 

 

Middle-class Gentility

The working class

Urban Poor

Urban Problems:

Crime:

 

Fire

 

Pollution:

 

Political Machines:

Graft

William Boss Tweed

Gilded Age

Changing Culture

 

 

 

 

Individualism

Social Darwinism

Gospel Of Wealth

Philanthropy

Civil Service Reform

 

 

 

 

Debating Tariffs

 

 

 

 

Sherman Anti-trust Act

 

Helping the Urban Poor

 

 

Inflation /Deflation

 

Cooperatives

Populism  

 

 

 

 

Election of 1896

Exodusters

Disenfranchisement

 

Jim Crow laws

 

 

 

 

Plessy vs. Ferguson

Ida Wells

W.E.B. DuBois

Booker T Washington