I can analyze the effectiveness of Progressive Era political reforms in addressing the problems of the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
Critical Vocabulary: Jacob A. Riis, How the Other Half Lives, “Muckrakers,” Lincoln Steffens , Ida Tarbell, Eugene V. Debs, William “Big Bill” Haywood, Mary Harris “Mother” Jones, Industrial Workers of the World, Social Gospel Movement, Robert La Follette, Wisconsin Idea, National Child Labor Committee, Triangle Shirtwaist Fire, Florence Kelley, National Consumers League, Muller v. Oregon, National American Woman’s Suffrage Association, Nineteenth Amendment, Plessy v. Ferguson, Booker T. Washington, Tuskegee Institute, “Atlanta Compromise,” W.E.B. Du Bois, Niagara Movement
Homework: The Progressive Era
Tentative Test Date: February 2
History, although sometimes made up of the few acts of the great, is more often shaped by the many acts of the small.
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