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Industrialism in U.S

Henry Bessemer to make steel stronger and More affordable
Andrew Carnegie make steel in Pittsburgh, PA.Became one of the riches men in the world.
John D. Rockefeller Standard oil Co. controlled 90% of the oil industry-monopoly.One of the richest men in the world.
George Westinghouse Westinghouse Electric Co.
William Randolph Hearst newspaper Owned most of the newspapers in US by 1900 monopoly.
Madame C.J. Walker First African American woman to become a millionaire.
J.P. Morgan Wealthiest and most powerful banker in U.S. during the Idustrial Age.
Natural Resources from nature , not made by people EX;iron,coal,oil,timber,water.
Human Resources People who work to produce goods and services.
Capital Resources Tools, machines,(money) that companies use to produce goods and services.
Monopoly when one company has control of an industry.
Sweatshop hot,cramped workshops.
Triangle Shirtwaist Company fire broke out and the workers were trapped inside.150 people died.
Lewis Hine led the movement against child labor.
labor union organized groups working to gain improved working conditions
Samuel Gompers form the American Federation of Labor (AFL)
strike workers refuse to work to try to force businesses to meet their demands.
Mary Harris Jones helped lead the United Mine Worker in the she was known as Mother Jones.
Labor Day created by the labor unions to honor the workers in America.
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