HIU 710: The Gilded Age and the Progressive Era, 1877-1914.
3 hours, 3 credits. (Not open to students who have taken HIU 310.) Industrialization and the rise of the corporation, the importance of the transcontinental railroads, immigration, urbanization, black disenfranchisement, Jim Crow and the emergence of the New South, populism, the integration of the Far West, Progressivism, and trust busting.
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