10 - AMH2020 2/2/10 Immigration and Urbanization I. 1886...

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AMH2020 2/2/10 Immigration and Urbanization I. 1886 Haymarket A. bomb thrown 1. arrested charged with conspiracy, some killed, put in jail, killed themself 2. workers are classified as radicals. . complaints about pay, hours a) worried about communists, anarchists 3. 1892 homestead-major confrontation between powerful union and powerful industry in america, carnegie, carnegie wins a) want to keep union b) not about wages, working conditions, hours c) its about unions and control d) at a time of economic boom time, workers are doing ok but carnegie wants more control 4. Alexander Berkman-russian immigrant, wants to push re- volution along by assassinating carnegie’s attendant-henry frick (doesnt die when hes shot, stabbed) and is back to work same day. people sees frick as a victim now. a) Berkman goes to jail. B. 1893 depression-panic of 1893- 1894 Pullman 1. Pullman outside Chicago, named after George Pullman
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a) George Pullman invents sleeping car for long distance train travel 2. pullman builds city of pullman for factory to make these
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