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    A couple of millennia later, Rand Corp. scholars Jennifer Kavanagh and Michael D. Rich point to the Gilded Age, the Roaring Twenties and the rise of television in the mid-20th century as recent period...
    07/15/2018 - 2:14 am | View Link
  • Time to Stop Playing “Simon Says” with James Madison and Alexander Hamilton
    Everyone who follows US politics and policy with more than three functioning gray cells knows very well that both of the nation’s reigning two “viable” political parties are controlled by the wealthy ...
    07/12/2018 - 10:05 pm | View Link
  • Treasures of the Earth: Gems
    Just off Central Park, along Manhattan's famous 5th Avenue, America's premier jeweler, Tiffany, has been selling these treasures to some of the world's richest people from the Gilded Age to the heyday...
    07/12/2018 - 5:28 am | View Link
  • The staggering rise of India’s super-rich
    But the more obvious parallel is with America, and the era between the end of the civil war in 1865 and the turn of the 20th century: the Gilded Age, or the era of “the great corporation, the crass pl...
    07/9/2018 - 6:00 pm | View Link
  • The Economy Is Changing—and So Must We: A New Charge for Nonprofits
    61 Of course, historically, late nineteenth-century capitalism—think the Gilded Age and the robber barons—gave way to the reforms of the New Deal. Now, however, the New Deal’s institutional framework ...
    07/9/2018 - 5:01 am | View Link
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  • Newport Mansions | The Preservation Society of Newport County
    The Preservation Society of Newport County preserves and protects the best of the area’s architectural, decorative arts, landscape and social history. Its 11 historic properties—including 7 National Historic Landmarks—trace American development from the colonial era through the Gilded Age.
    07/11/2018 - 11:39 pm | View Website
  • Newport, RI's Cliff Walk combines ocean views, mansions ...
    The Cliff Walk along the eastern shore of Newport, RI is world famous as a public access walk that combines the natural beauty of the Newport shoreline with the architectural history of Newport's gilded age.
    07/11/2018 - 5:53 am | View Website
  • Banquet at Delmonico's: Great Minds, the Gilded Age, and ...
    Banquet at Delmonico's: Great Minds, the Gilded Age, and the Triumph of Evolution in America [Barry Werth] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. In Banquet at Delmonico’s, Barry Werth, the acclaimed author of The Scarlet Professor
    07/10/2018 - 11:12 pm | View Website
  • The Gilded Age []
    The Golden Spike: Does it really symbolize the completion of the transcontinental railroad? From the ashes of the American Civil War sprung an economic powerhouse. The factories built by the Union to defeat the Confederacy were not shut down at the war's end. Now that the fighting was done, these ...
    07/10/2018 - 2:01 pm | View Website
  • Newport Mansions
    Newport Mansions See how the elite lived during Newport's Gilded Age. Though I grew up only a mile from the Newport Mansions on Bellevue Avenue, my life was nothing like the elites who spent their summers in those "cottages" during Newport's Gilded Age.
    07/10/2018 - 8:17 am | View Website
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