Category: Adam Rogers


How the Rich Got Rich and the Poor Got Poor: Perspectives on Wealth Inequality from 1880-1950 The aim of this project is to demonstrate the various perspectives people held regarding… Read more »

Perspectives on Wealth

The mentions of wealth among the following primary sources created from 1880 to 1950 demonstrate a number of perspectives on wealth inequality. Room at the Top: or, How to Reach… Read more »

Perspectives on Poverty

The following sources each contain a perspective on poverty in relation to wealth inequality in the United States between the years 1880 and 1950. How the Other Half Lives: Studies… Read more »


Primary Sources: Burgoyne, Arthur. Homestead: A Complete History of the Struggle of July 1892, between the Carnegie Steel Company, Limited, and the Amalgamated Association of Iron and Steel Workers. Pittsburgh,… Read more »