Topic: 1870-1910

October 26, 2007 at 1:12 pm | Posted in history | Leave a comment

2007_immig1900.jpgThe forty years between 1870 and 1910 take the U.S. from rebirth as a nation made whole again by war and into a period of rapid industrial and urban growth, innovation and invention coupled with the social change caused by a massive wave of immigration.

View these websites to assist you in selecting three research topics related to U.S. history between 1870 and 1910. Use the slider bar at the bottom to scroll between 1870 and 1910. The different map icons are related to specific event, person, place or thing. three topics that you would like to learn more about and, in a complete sentence, tell me why. Do this for each topic.

Why? Because you will write a two to three page double spaced essay about one of these topics before the end of the semester. So you should choose a topic that is of interest to you.

Send your three topics and descriptions to and type “topic: 1870-1910” in the subject line. Include your name in the email. That’s it.

Due before the start of class on Monday, October 29th.

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