When Centuries End: The United States, 1890s and 1990s


HIS 2998, Topics in History
Villanova University, Spring 2000
Dr. Charlene Mires

 

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CURRENT EVENTS LINKS 

The New York Times 
 
Newspapers Around the World 

Immigration and Naturalization Service
 

HISTORICAL LINKS

Library of Congress -- Photographs

The West (PBS Companion Site) 

Labor-Management Conflict in American History 

World's Columbian Exposition 

Booker T. Washington, Up From Slavery  (read Ch. XIV - find 3 quotations: 1. the essence of the speech; 2. a passage you agree with; 3. a passage you disagree with)

W.E.B. DuBois, The Souls of Black Folk 

Rerum Novarum (1891)

Twenty Years at Hull House 

How the Other Half Lives 

1896: The Presidential Campaign 

William Jennings Bryan:  Resources 

William Jennings Bryan's "Cross of Gold" Speech 

William McKinley's War Message (1898) 

Edward Bellamy,
"Looking Backward" 

 
 

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