Ellis Island became, in many ways, the focal point of New York City in these years, and of the Hudson River. Settlers and immigrants flocked into the lower New York counties, namely Westchester, Putnam, Rockland and Dutchess and expanded the populations of towns such as Ossining, Peekskill, Hartsdale, Yonkers and Poughkeepsie. As they did this they also brought their cultures with them. (History of Westchester County, New York, Morrisania, Kings Bridge, and West Farms, which have been annexed to New York
In order to build Carnegie Steel, Carnegie utilized the numerous available resources, he used both the vast amount of raw materials available in North America along with the increasing amounts of new labor available from immigrants to the United States. Carnegie took advantage of the few regulations on big business in America by making his employees work for twelve hours seven days a week with only one holiday, the Fourth of July. In addition to the long hours his wages were barely above the poverty line of five hundred dollars, at ten dollars a week. At the expense of his workers Carnegie was able to keep his expenses low to increase his profits. Perhaps the most impactful action of Carnegie was his pursuit of The Gospel of Wealth or the responsibility of wealthy individuals to redistribute their wealth among the masses through acts of charity.
It was known for its generosity. In the Great Depression it was known for relieving debts of farmers and giving them money to keep their farms going. John Deere had a huge impact on the time of the WestWard Expansion. The invention of the steel plow came with almost no draw backs with it. It was an amazing invention which was the spark of an agricultural boom in America.
On January 10, 1864 born in Diamond, Missouri George Washington Carver was born into slavery on a small plantation owned by Moses Carver. Carver, son of Mary and Giles Carver, then went on to become a renowned botanist, chemist, and scientist. George Washington Carver played an important role in African-American History because he was one of the most well known botanist, chemist, and scientist in African-American History, he went on to speak about how all raced could live in harmony, and he created many uses for soybeans, peanuts, and sweet potatoes to help advancing farming by helping poor southern farmers get money to grow better crops. This quote from www.biography.com says that “Carver was born into slavery, but went on to become a scientist,
When she came home she built the Hull House. During the Progressive Era there was a large increase in uneducated immigrants coming into America. At the Hull House immigrants from all different countries could be educated. There were nurseries for children of working parents. There were also counseling and recreational
in 1974. The productive work in this Manhattan studio includes a wide range of disciplines design. In the field of printed graphics, the studio produces identity programs for the purposes of marketing for companies and institutions - including logos, stationery, brochures, banners, and annual reports. In the field of environmental and interior design, and the perception of the company and supervises the site to manufacture many products, exhibitions, interior and exterior decoration of restaurants shopping centers and supermarkets, hotels and retail environments and other business. Glaser is also personally responsible for the design and illustration of more than 300 posters for customers in the areas of publishing, music, theater, cinema, institutional and civic projects, as well as the commercial products and services.
So, its real estate market is also booming. There are several real estate opportunities, especially for companies that will gather for this group of residents. With this in mind, the demand for condominium and apartments is on the rise. In fact, several older buildings are being converted to chic apartments. The projection is that, if the employment and
The entrepreneur Janine Allis founded the business Boost Juice in 2000. She grew her juice and smoothie empire from her kitchen bench into an international success story and Boost Juice Bars are now in 17 countries with over 400 stores. They offer a healthy alternative to fast food with a selection of delicious freshly squeezed juices, smoothies and crushes which are 98% fat free. All Smoothies are made from all natural ingredients and using the lowest fat and healthiest ingredients available and are amazing healthy snack for on the go. During a trip to the US in 1999, Janine noticed the juice and smoothie category was booming.
Alexander Hamilton wrote the first of many Federalist Papers. He was born in the Caribbean and immigrated to New York City when he was 16 (“Alexander Hamilton” 1). He fought in the Revolutionary War under George Washington, then returned to his home state after the war and became a politician. As a result of his governmental position of “the nation’s first secretary of the treasury” under George Washington, he obtained a significant position in society (“Alexander Hamilton” 1). Alongside James Madison and John Jay, he wrote the Federalist Papers after the Articles of Confederation failed.
The following year they became the first company in the food industry to hire a dietician. Decade’s later Kellogg’s introduced a range of new products to “delight Ireland’s shoppers” these products included one of the nation’s favourites “Crunchy Nut Cornflakes”. In 1997 the W.K. Kellogg’s