Category: Ashley Russo


Throughout the age of industrialization, businesses grew from small family owned companies to large corporations in just a matter of years. This exhibition will focus on how exactly these businesses… Read more »

Social Consequences

Women Triangle Shirtwaist Fire Women suffered grave consequences as a result of the rise of big business. Many people were actually harmed in the making of big business, for it… Read more »


Social Backlash This source is a political cartoon displaying affects of Robber Barrons on the distribution of the nations’ wealth. It was illustrated by Joseph Keppler and displayed in Puck… Read more »


Primary Sources “Abuses by Corporations: The Protest of the Anti-Monopoly Conference. ” 1881.New York Times (1857-1922), Aug 19, 2. Alston, By P. 1944. “The Small Farmer Seeks a Place… Read more »