Politics of the Gilded Age

President William McKinley

 

Assignments

HOMEWORK

Gates' Notes

Study Guide

Primary Sources

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The Farmer's Problems - From The Farmer's Side

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Ulysses S. Grant - Second Inaugural Address

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Rutherford B. Hayes - Inaugural Address

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L. Frank Baum - The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

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Cain and Abel Revisited: A Case for Keeping Thy Brother

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James A. Garfield: Inaugural Address

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The Pendleton Act

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William Jennings Bryan - "Cross of Gold" Speech

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Temperance - Gerrit Smith to Hon. Henry Wilson

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Cartoon - Positively Last Awakening of the Democratic Rip Van Winkle

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Cartoon - Honest Republican Voter

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Cartoon - The Sacred Elephant

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Grover Cleveland - First Inaugural Address

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"Keep Off the Grass!" - Coxey's Army Invades the Capital

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Bryan's Mental Condition - One Psychiatrist's View

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The New York Times: "Is Bryan Crazy?"

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"Pitchfork Ben" Tillman Addresses the 1896 Democratic Convention

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Gold Standard Act of 1900

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Populist Party Platform - 1896

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Republican Party Platform - 1896

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Colored Alliance Demands - 1899

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Black Farmer's Strike - 1891

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Henry Demarest Lloyd - Wealth Against Commonwealth

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Gold Democrats Demand New Ticket - 1896

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Robert Smalls - Election Methods in the South

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1896 Campaign - Cartoons and Commentary

 

Web Links

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The Death of President Garfield

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1896 - The Grand Realignment

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The Charles Giteau Case

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Cartoons of the early 1900's

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The Crime of 1873

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The Era of William McKinley

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The Fall of Third Parties in the Gilded Age

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The Gentleman's Page - A Practical Guide for the 19th Century Man

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The Gilded Age in American Art

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Lizzie Borden Took an Ax

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Mark Twain in his Times

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Space of Desire - Department Stores in the Gilded Age

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RMS Titanic: The Official Archives

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Touring Turn of the Century America (Photographs)

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The Wizard of Oz - Parable on Populism

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The Wonderful Wizard of Oz - An Examination of the Underlying Political Allegory