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Unformatted text preview: Creates a middle class out of white collar workers. like clerks and sales and office personnel The democratic ideal of individual mobility was at odds with masses in slums and the manifest in equality of the individual with the corporation. Families-Crowded into boarding houses and tenements -Private Family life became increasingly difficult-Fathers spend surplus income escaping their drudge jobs by drinking in public saloons.-Women and children left with few resources. As the frontier closes 1876: Custer at big little horn Fight at OK Corral, 1881, tombstone, Arizona. 1890 census The rise of Advertising According to one history, the percentage of newspaper revenue coming from Advertising, as compared to circulation income, rose from half in 1880 to 64 percent by 1910. Luxuries into necessities pt.1 The meaning of goods and how they get displayed....
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This note was uploaded on 05/04/2008 for the course ANTH 001 taught by Professor Shafferscottc during the Spring '08 term at Pennsylvania State University, University Park.
- Spring '08