-First implemented by such businessmen as Rockefeller.
-A way of monopolizing by buying out other companies that have the same business.
-Famous with the railroad system(steel, coal, and lumber companies)
-Controlling all aspects of the production process and putting it under "one house".
-1886- A union goes on strike, and its big wigs come to Chicago to use it as a rally
-Mgmt meets w/ the union and someone throws a bomb into the crowd
-Union leaders arrested and even executed until governor stepped in
-Police eventually used to break up strike
lead to the demise of the Knights of Labor
-A Wisconsin Native who lived near portage
His efforts led Congress to create Yosemite National Park in 1890
-Famous naturalist and defender of wilderness (left alone as much as possible) ; preservationist--NOT "conservationist" .
-He was also the Founder of The Sierra Club.
-enacted on April 19, 1898,
-in reply to President William McKinley's War Message. It placed a condition of the United States military in Cuba.
-According to the clause, the U.S. could not annex Cuba but only leave "control of the island to its people."
-Senator Henry M. Teller of Colorado proposed the amendment to ensure that the United States would not establish permanent control over Cuba following the cessation of hostilities with Spain
US soldiers open fire and kill 200 unarmed Sioux.
lead by sitting bull
performed ghost dance -mob mentality, ordered to stop but refused.