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City bosses in the United States

Harold Zink

City bosses in the United States

a study of twenty municipal bosses.

by Harold Zink

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Published by A M S Press in New York .
Written in English


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City bosses as well as political bosses in general in the United States have received more or less serious attention from scholars for approximately half a century. The writings which have resulted have usually dealt with bosses in the abstract, although many of them have referred to the more colorful bosses for purposes of illustration.

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New York, AMS Press [] (OCoLC) Get this from a library. City bosses in the United States: a study of twenty municipal bosses. [Harold Zink].

City Bosses in the United States: A Study of Twenty Municipal Bosses [Harold Zink] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. In the late 19th century, large cities in the United States—Boston, Chicago, Cleveland, Kansas City, New York City, Philadelphia, St.

Louis—were accused of using political machines. During this time "cities experienced rapid growth under inefficient government".

Each city's machine lived under a hierarchical system with a "boss" who held the allegiance of local business leaders, elected. History. The appearance of bosses has been common since the Roman Republic, and remains fairly common or maybe widespread Spanish America, Brazil, Spain, and Portugal political bosses called caciques hold power in many places; while in Italy they are often referred to as ras.

Bosses were a major part of the political landscape during the 19th and early 20th centuries in the United. How did corrupt city bosses win the support of immigrants and the poor.

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William Frederick "Billy" Klair () was the undisputed czar of Lexington, Kentucky, for decades. As political boss in a mid-sized, southern city, he faced problems strikingly similar to those of large cities in the North.

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Tweed of New York escaped from prison in New York City. With an assignment on the Committee on Invalid Pensions, Tweed served one lackluster term as a Representative from a Bronx-based district in the 33rd Congress (–), voting in favor of the Kansas–Nebraska Act.

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During the Progressive Era (–), the country grappled with the problems caused by industrialization and urbanization. Progressivism, an urban, middle‐class reform movement, supported the government taking a greater role in addressing such issues as the control of big business and the welfare of the of its accomplishments were based on efforts of earlier reform movements.The Last Of The Bosses The Last Of The Bosses.

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The President had not liked him as governor, and he would like still less to find him in the United States Senate. For Governor Curley the senatorial.Political bosses were political leaders who got people to vote for them by giving also made deals with various contractors. The ring of people who made deals and got votes for the political boss were called the political NYC the political machine was called Tammany Hall.

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