Illinois During the Gilded Age: 1866-1896


Subject:
U.S. History By Place , Illinois , Chicago

Description:
This exhibit "presents primary source materials which shed light on major themes in this period's [the Gilded Age in Illinois, 1866-1896] society, politics, and culture." Search primary texts, and browse pages on historical themes (such as economic development and labor), narratives on events such as the 1871 Chicago Fire and the Panic of 1873, lesson plans, images, sound clips, songs, videos, and interactive maps. From Northern Illinois University Libraries.

Publisher:
Northern Illinois University Libraries

Language:
English

Source:
http://dig.lib.niu.edu/gildedage/


PID= res:lii-24433