Industrial Era Wiki-Identifications

NOTE: THE DEADLINE FOR THIS ASSIGNMENT HAS BEEN MOVED TO MARCH 20 AT 11 PM.

1. Create your list for identifications of historical items (based on the PIGSLED categories) for each of the underlined subjects by reading chapter 17 - 19 and noting items that are good examples, details, or more fully describe background for each underlined subject.

2. Write an identification for each of these items.

3. Create a new page for this assignment on the wikispace:

  • First, create a link from your personal ushistoryburns.wikispace page to this new page.
  • Then title the page in this format:
    [lastname],[firstinitial] [page subject] [month#].[year]
  • For example, I would create:
    burns,m industrialism 3.2007.

4. Copy and paste the summary text into your new page.

5. For each of the underlined words, create a link to page that will provide your identification that provides some elaboration, explanation, and historical background about its subject.

6. Title each page in this format:
[lastname],[firstinitial] [identification subject] [month#].[year]

For example:
burns,m agrarian revolt 3.2007

7. Pictures, charts, maps and other media are encouraged to supplement your work.