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Promise and Perils of the Industrial City o Manufacturing moves to the city o City supports new populations and industrial growth o Urbanization gives rise to new fears and dangers Getting about town o Rise of mass transit Horse-drawn streetcar Elevated train, 1870s Electric trolley 1887 Subway 1890s o Bridge construction Brooklyn bridge, 1883 From walking city to metropolis o Neighborhoods differentiated by function o Rise of the suburbs o New system segregates urban space by class, ethnicity, and race Building the city o The skyscraper Steel
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Unformatted text preview: Electric elevator Plate glass o Electric street lighting o Paved streets o Water and sewer lines Heath and disease in the city o Urban health hazards Transportation Factories Tenements Contagious disease City pleasures o Leisure and sport City parks Spectator sports Baseball Football Sporting and culture o Urban divisions Amusement parks Vaudeville Nickelodeons o Sex in the city Treating and the working girl Bachelor culture...
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