Introduction. This white paper provides a history of Walmart's distribution center network in the United States to the current day. The intent is to provide a detailed look at the evolution of Walmart's U.S. logistics infrastructure since the time when the company's first formal warehouse operation was opened in 1970.
Streetcars or trolley(car)s (North American English for the European word tram) were once the chief mode of public transit in hundreds of North American cities and towns. Most of the original urban streetcar systems were either dismantled in the mid-20th century or converted to other modes of operation, such as light rail.
January 2017. History of child labor in the United States—part 2: the reform movement. As progressive child labor reformers gained traction during the last quarter of the 19th century, efforts expanded at the state level to outlaw the employment of small children.
The economic history of the United States is about characteristics of and important developments in the U.S. economy from colonial times to the present. The emphasis is on economic performance and how it was affected by new technologies, especially those that improved productivity, which is the main cause of economic growth.
Justice for All: Designing Accessible Courthouses. Recommendations from the Courthouse Access Advisory Committee. This report contains recommendations of the Courthouse Access Advisory Committee for the U.S. Access Board's use in developing and disseminating guidance on accessible courthouse design under the Americans with Disabilities Act and the Architectural Barriers Act.