Historical Dictionary of the Gilded Age, 1st Edition

  • Editor: Leonard Schlup
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  • ISBN-10: 0765621061
  • ISBN-13: 9780765621061
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 680 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2003 | Published/Released July 2007
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2003

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Overview

A handbook that covers all the people, events, movements, subjects, court cases, inventions, and more that define the Gilded Age period.

Contributors

Contributors

  • Leonard Schlup

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Contents.
Foreword.
Introduction.
1: Abbott, Lyman.
2: Adams, Charles Francis.
3: Adams, Charles Kendall.
4: Adams, Henry Brooks.
5: Adams, Herbert Baxter.
6: Addams, Jane.
7: Addicks, John Edward O’sullivan.
8: Addyston Pipe and Steel Company v. United States (175 U.S. 211).
9: African Americans.
10: Agricultural Wheel.
11: Agriculture.
12: Aguinaldo, Emilio.
13: Akron Riot of 1900.
14: Alabama Claims.
15: Alaska Commercial Company.
16: Alcorn, James Lusk.
17: Alcott, Louisa May.
18: Aldrich, Nelson Wilmarth.
19: Alger, Horatio, Jr..
20: Alger, Russell Alexander.
21: Allen, Charles Herbert.
22: Allen, William Vincent.
23: Allison, William Boyd.
24: Altgeld, John Peter.
25: America in 1900.
26: American Bar Association.
27: “American Boy.”.
28: American Economic Association.
29: American Federation of Labor.
30: American Historical Association.
31: American Humane Association.
32: American Library Association.
33: American Protective Association.
34: American Railway Union.
35: American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.
36: American Telephone and Telegraph Company.
37: American Woman Suffrage Association.
38: Ames, Oakes.
39: Angell, James Burrill.
40: Anson, Adrian Constantine “Cap”.
41: Anthony, Henry Bowen.
42: Anthony, Susan Brownell.
43: Anti-Chinese Riot of 1871.
44: Anti-Imperialism.
45: Anti-Imperialist League.
46: Anti-Italian Riot.
47: Anti-Monopoly Party.
48: Anti-Saloon League.
49: Arbor Day.
50: Architecture.
51: Archuleta, Diego.
52: Armour, Philip Danforth.
53: Art.
54: Arthur, Chester Alan.
55: Arthur, Ellen Lewis Herndon.
56: Aspinwall, William Henry.
57: Astor, John Jacob IV.
58: Atkinson, William Yates.
59: Atlanta Compromise.
60: Australian Ballot.
61: Babcock, Orville Elias.
62: Bacon, Augustus Octavius.
63: Baltimore Plan.
64: Bancroft, George.
65: Bandelier, Adolph Francis Alphonse.
66: Banking.
67: Bannock War of 1878.
68: Barber, Ohio Columbus.
69: Barboncito.
70: Barela, Casimiro.
71: Barker, Wharton.
72: Barnum, Phineas Taylor.
73: Barton, Clara.
74: Bassett, Ebenezer Don Carlos.
75: Bate, William Brimage.
76: Bates, Katharine Lee.
77: Baum, Lyman Frank.
78: Bayard, Thomas Francis.
79: Bayard-Chamberlain Treaty.
80: Bean, Roy.
81: Beck, James Burnie.
82: Beer, William.
83: Belknap, William Worth.
84: Bell, Alexander Graham.
85: Bellamy, Edward.
86: Bellamy, Francis.
87: Belmont, August.
88: Benedict, Elias Cornelius.
89: Bering Sea Controversy.
90: Berkman, Alexander.
91: Berlin Conference on Samoa.
92: Berry, James Henderson.
93: Bessey, Charles Edwin.
94: Best-Selling Novels.
95: Beveridge, Albert Jeremiah.
96: Big Business.
97: Bigelow, John.
98: Billings, John Shaw.
99: Bimetallic Monetary Commission of 1897.
100: Bimetallism.
101: Bingham, John Armor.
102: Birth Control.
103: Bjerregaard, Carl Henrik Andreas.
104: Black American Nationalism.
105: Black Elk.
106: Black Friday.
107: Black Hills Gold Rush.
108: Black, Greene Vardiman.
109: Black, James.
110: Black, Jeremiah Sullivan.
111: Black, John Charles.
112: Black Women Suffragists.
113: Blackburn, Joseph Clay Stiles.
114: Blackwell, Alice Stone.
115: Blackwell, Antoinette Louisa Brown.
116: Blaine, James Gillespie.
117: Blair Education Bill.
118: Bland, Richard Parks.
119: Bland-Allison Act of 1878.
120: Blatchford, Samuel.
121: Bliss, Aaron Thomas.
122: Blizzard of 1888.
123: Blount, James Henderson.
124: Bloxham, William Dunnington.
125: Boas, Franz.
126: Boies, Horace.
127: Bolton, Henry Carrington.
128: Bonney, William H. (Billy the Kid).
129: Booth, Edwin Thomas.
130: Borden, Lisbeth Andrew.
131: Boudinot, Elias Cornelius.
132: Bouquillon, Thomas Joseph.
133: Bourbonism.
134: Bourke, John Gregory.
135: Boutwell, George Sewall.
136: Bowker, Richard Rogers.
137: Boxer Rebellion.
138: Bradley, Joseph Philo.
139: Bradley, Milton.
140: Bradley, William O’Connell.
141: Bradwell, Myra Colby.
142: Brady, James Buchanan.
143: Brady, John Green.
144: Brady, Mathew B..
145: Bragg, Edward Stuyvesant.
146: Breckinridge, William Campbell Preston.
147: Brewer, David Josiah.
148: Brewster, Benjamin Harris.
149: Brice, Calvin Stewart.
150: Briggs, Charles Augustus.
151: Brigham, Joseph Henry.
152: Brinkerhoff, Roeliff.
153: Brisbane, Arthur.
154: Bristow, Benjamin Helm.
155: Brooklyn Bridge.
156: Brooks, Phillips.
157: Brown, Benjamin Gratz.
158: Brown, Hallie Quinn.
159: Brown, Henry Billings.
160: Brown, Margaret.
161: Bruce, Blanche Kelso.
162: Bryan, William Jennings.
163: Bryce, James.
164: Buchanan, John Price.
165: Buchtel, John Richard.
166: Buckner, Simon Bolivar.
167: Buffalo Soldiers.
168: Burbank, Luther.
169: Burchard, Samuel Dickinson.
170: Burgess, John William.
171: Burk, Martha Jane Cannary (“Calamity Jane”).
172: Burlingame Treaty of 1868.
173: Burnham, Daniel Hudson.
174: Burnham, Frederick Russel.
175: Burpee, Washington Atlee.
176: Burrill, Thomas Jonathan.
177: Butler, Benjamin Franklin.
178: Butler, Marion.
179: Butler, Nicholas Murray.
180: Butterworth, Benjamin.
181: Cable, George Washington.
182: Caffery, Donelson.
183: Cahenslyism.
184: Caldwell, Alexander.
185: Call, Wilkinson.
186: Cameron, James Donald.
187: Camp, Walter Chauncey.
188: Cannon, Frank Jenne.
189: Carey Act.
190: Carey, Joseph Maull.
191: Carlisle, John Griffin.
192: Carnegie, Andrew.