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Two major reasons for the growth of American cities between 1865 and 1900?

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    In two words: the Industrial Revoloution.

    The U.S. manufacturers increased as technology improved. Factories were located in cities and needed workers. Farmers and immigrants flocked to the cities to find work.

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