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Big business and the expansion of industry

  1. 1. Chapter 14 Mrs. D. Hedges/ US History (1860-1900)
  2. 2. Corporation •Vertical integration •Horizontal integration •Merger •Monopoly •Trust •Holding Company
  3. 3. Oil: J.D. Rockefeller •Cleveland, Ohio •Standard Oil Company •Business Tactics •Giving Back to America •Economic Terms
  4. 4. Steel:Andrew Carnegie •Carnegie Steel Company •Bessemer Process •Business Tactics •Giving Back to America •Economic Terms
  5. 5. Banking:J.P. Morgan •J.P. Morgan and Co. •United States Steel •Railroads •Business Tactics •Giving Back to America •Economic Terms
  6. 6. Railroad:Cornelius Vanderbilt •Steamboats •Railroads •Business Tactics •Giving Back to America •Economic Terms
  7. 7. Electricity:Thomas Alva Edison •Electric current • D/C- Direct Current • A/C- Alternating Current • George Westinghouse •Menlo Park Laboratory • Phonograph • Light bulb • First motion picture cameras •General Electric Co.
  8. 8. Communications:Alexander Graham Bell •Inventor the deaf” and “teacher of • Wanted to find ways to help deaf people • Sound transmission • Simultaneous telegraphs •Bell Telephone Co. • In time, it became • American Telephone and Telegraph Co. (AT&T)

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