1. Read “Class,” by Bruce Robbins ” Public” by Eric Lott and ” Property” by Grace Kyungwon Hong from Keywords for American Cultural in Keywords for American Cultural Studies and the sections “The Roots of American Economic Growth,” in the chapter “Pre Civil War Era,” and ” Industrialization and the Working Class,” in the chapter “Gilded Age” in the digital history textbook 2. Select two or more items from the primary source collections below. 3. Write an essay (500-700 words) with a central focus that explains how the item you have selected supports and/or challenges the arguments made by Robbins, Lott, or Hong. You may refer to more than one author. What do your primary sources tell us about the historical significance of social class in the 18 th and 19 th centuries?