For this discussion, read the following Digital History chapter on John D. Rockefeller in Cleveland, assess questions 1-3 in the reading and discuss how the reading relates to historian Richard Whites’ essay in Major Problems (p.79) on corruption in the the railroads in the nineteenth century. See the link to the Digital History chapter reading below and chapter 3 in the fourth edition of Major Problems in American History.
Main posts should consist of two well-written paragraphs of a minumum of five sentences each not including quotes. Respond to two peers in one paragraph responses. You may cite the readings using parenthetical references at the end of your sentences. Main posts are due by the Thursday due date indicated below with responses to peers due the following Sunday.