The Gilded Age

John D. Rockefeller

Who-John was the worlds richest man


What- He was the founder of the standard oil company


Where- He lived in Ohio


When- He lived from 1839 to 1937


Why- John wanted to be a millionaire

Alexander Graham Bell

Who- Alexander was a inventor


What- He invented the telephone


Where- Alexander was born in Edinburgh


When- He lived from 1847 to 1922


Why- He wanted to invent other things

Pullman Strike

Who- Pullman Strike was a strike that had over 4,000 people in it


Where- The strike happened in Pullman, Chicago


When- It happened in 1894


What- The Pullman strike was unsuccessful


Why- The Pullman strike turned out bad

Effect on Native Americans

Who- Native Americans


What- They lost their land


Where- The railroads were built in


When- 1800's


Why- They lost their food, and some Natives ended up in death because of starvation