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Business and Economic Development in the United States: Media

This guide provides resources for researching Business and Economic Development in the United States. Use the tabs to navigate the guide.

American Economic Development 1

American Economic Development 2

American Economic Development 3

American Economic Development 4

American Economic Development 5

Metropolitan Growth in Historical Context

Metropolitan Growth in Historical Context

A preliminary set of videos on suburbanization in the United States over the last century.

1.Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882

2. Fight for Your Rights! The Pullman Strike

3. Pullman Strike

4. How the Other Half Lives

5. The Triangle Fire

6. Suburban Poverty?

7. A History of Levittown, Pennsylvania

8. Suburbia

9. A City Is Born Levittown, PA

10. The City - 1939 Documentary - From Farms to Factories

11. The City - 1939 Documentary - Clip 4: A New Kind of City

12. The City - 1939 Documentary - Clip 3: Cities Going Crazy?

13. The City - 1939 Documentary - Clip 2: Is Big City Life a Good Life?

14. Watts Riots News Reel