The Gilded Age

What is the Gilded Age?


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Links

Gilded Age @ wikipedia

Gilded Age @ America’s Library

Gilded Age @ Digital History

The Rise of Industrial America @ LoC

The Rise of Industrial America @ Gilder Lehrman

Gilded Age: The Serious Social Problems @ Dr. Walczak’s Pinterest

Gilded Age: The Thin Gold Gilding Mask @ Dr. Walczak’s Pinterest


Some Elements of the Gilded Age

ROBBER BARONS & CAPTAINS OF INDUSTRY

Library Guide with links to resources on Gilded Age “Captains of Industry”

Meet The 24 Robber Barons Who Once Ruled America


“THE OTHER HALF” — THE URBAN POOR

Documenting “The Other Half”: The Social Reform Photography of Riis and Hine


IMMIGRATION

The Statue of Liberty @ Google Cultural Institute – Check this out; it’s super cool.


NEWSPAPERS

William Randolph Hearst @ bio.com

William Randolph Hearst @ history.com

Hearst Castle

Joseph Pulitzer @ bio.com

Joseph Pulitzer @ wikipedia

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