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Four to six story residential dwellings, once common in NY, built on tony lits without regard yo providing ventilation or light.
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Sherman Anti-trust Act

An act passed by Congress to restore competition to encourage small business and outlawing "every... Combination ... in restraint of trade or commerce."
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"Gospel Of Wealth"

Thesis that hard work and perseverance lead to wealth, implying that poverty is a character flaw.
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Andrew Carnegie

G

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Social Darwinism

Gh

5

Chinese Exclusion Act

Gg

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Thomas Nast

A pemier landscape architect.
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Knights of Labor

Gg

8

American Federation of Labor

Hh

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Tenements

Hh

10

Fedrick Law Olmstead

Hh

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"Gilded Age"

Term applied to the 13th century America that refers to shallow display and worship of wealth characteristics of that period.
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YMCA

A program that middle class families joined for leisure.
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Mail order houses

A service used to help get new products for consumers.
Pg. 652