The History of American Urban Development Part 3: Mature Industrialism (1875–1920 CE)

Hey everyone, welcome back to my slow decline into madness as I continue to tell the story about the history of urban geography within the United States. For today’s essay/blog I will be examining the period from 1875–1920 as the cities of North America fully embrace the industrial revolution.

In this period, the capitalist economic system, that came to dominate the American economy in the previous era, grew more sophisticated and combined with advances in communication and…