The Economic Effects of Railroad Expansion

Grade: 
11th
Lesson Topic: 

The Economic Effects of Railroad Expansion 

Focus Question/Lesson Description: 
What were the economic impacts of the railroad industry in the 19th century for California businesses and individuals? This lesson includes a graphic organizer, guided questions for passage analysis, and analytical paragraph writing instruction.
Includes Primary Sources?: 
Yes
CA Unit Content Standard: 
11.2