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United States History Standards for Grades 5-12

Thurmond:
A Town Born from Coal Mines and Railroads

relates to the following National Standards for History:

    Era 6: The Development of the Industrial United States (1870 to 1900)

  • Standard 1A- The student understands the connections among industrialization, the advent of the modern corporation, and material well-being.
  • Standard 1C- The student understands how agriculture, mining, and ranching were transformed.
  • Standard 3A- The student understands how the "second industrial revolution" changed the nature and conditions of work.

 

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