America in the Gilded Age and Progressive Era

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America in the Gilded Age and Progressive Era

2015

Step back in time with America in the Gilded Age and Progressive Era. Over six innovative decades marked by economic, political, social, and technological upheavals, the U.S. went from an agrarian, isolationist country to the...

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Edward O'Donnell Ph.D.

In This Series

1865: “Bind Up the Nation’s Wounds”
Episode 1
1865: “Bind Up the Nation’s Wounds”
The Reconstruction Revolution
Episode 2
The Reconstruction Revolution
America in the Gilded Age and Progressive Era:
Episode 3
America in the Gilded Age and Progressive Era:
Smokestack Nation: The Industrial Titans
Episode 4
Smokestack Nation: The Industrial Titans
Andrew Carnegie: The Self-Made Ideal
Episode 5
Andrew Carnegie: The Self-Made Ideal
Big Business: Democracy for Sale?
Episode 6
Big Business: Democracy for Sale?
The New Immigrants: A New America
Episode 7
The New Immigrants: A New America
Big Cities: The Underbelly Revealed
Episode 8
Big Cities: The Underbelly Revealed
Popular Culture: Jazz, Modern Art, Movies
Episode 9
Popular Culture: Jazz, Modern Art, Movies
New Technology: Cars, Electricity, Records
Episode 10
New Technology: Cars, Electricity, Records
The 1892 Homestead Strike
Episode 11
The 1892 Homestead Strike
Morals and Manners: Middle-Class Society
Episode 12
Morals and Manners: Middle-Class Society
Mrs. Vanderbilt’s Gala Ball
Episode 13
Mrs. Vanderbilt’s Gala Ball
Populist Revolt: The Grangers and Coxey
Episode 14
Populist Revolt: The Grangers and Coxey
Rough Riders and the Imperial Dream
Episode 15
Rough Riders and the Imperial Dream
No More Corsets: The New Woman
Episode 16
No More Corsets: The New Woman
Trust-Busting in the Progressive Era
Episode 17
Trust-Busting in the Progressive Era
The 1911 Triangle Fire and Reform
Episode 18
The 1911 Triangle Fire and Reform
Theodore Roosevelt, Conservationist
Episode 19
Theodore Roosevelt, Conservationist
Urban Reform: How the Other Half Lives
Episode 20
Urban Reform: How the Other Half Lives
The 17th Amendment: Democracy Restored
Episode 21
The 17th Amendment: Democracy Restored
Early Civil Rights: Washington or Du Bois?
Episode 22
Early Civil Rights: Washington or Du Bois?
Over There: A World Safe for Democracy
Episode 23
Over There: A World Safe for Democracy
Upheaval and the End of an Era
Episode 24
Upheaval and the End of an Era