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In History
  • Chicago’s Hull House

    Chicago’s Hull House
    •a settlement house in the United States that was co-founded in 1889 by Jane Addams.
  • How The Other Half Lives

    How The Other Half Lives
    •It served as a basis for future muckraking journalism by exposing the slums to New York City's upper and middle class.
    • Squalid living conditions in the 1880’s
  • Influence of Sea Power Upon History

    Influence of Sea Power Upon History
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  • Annexation of Hawaii

    Annexation of Hawaii
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  • Spanish American War

    Spanish American War
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  • Assassination of President McKinley

    Assassination of President McKinley
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  • Pure Food and Drug Act

    Pure Food and Drug Act
    •a law passed in 1906 to remove harmful and misrepresented foods and drugs from the markets
    • and to regulate the sale of drugs and food involved in interstate trade.
  • NAACP

    NAACP
    •the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
    •organization founded in 1909 to fight prejudice, lynching, and Jim Crow segregation, and to work for the betterment of "people of color." W. E.B.
  • 16th amendment

    16th amendment
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  • Federal Reserve Act

    Federal Reserve Act
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  • 17th Amendment

    17th Amendment
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  • National Parks System

    National Parks System
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  • 18th Amendment

    18th Amendment
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  • 19th Amendment

    19th Amendment
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  • “The Jungle”

    “The Jungle”
    •Upton Sinclair wrote The Jungle to expose the appalling working conditions in the meat-packing industry
    •His description of diseased, rotten, and contaminated meat shocked the public and led to new federal food safety laws.
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    Progressive Era

    was a period of widespread social activism and political reform across the United States,
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    Imperialism

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    Theodore Roosevelt

    •Political Party- republican and progressive “Bull Moose” party
    •Domestic Political- 3 C’s Conservation
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    William Howard Taft

    •Political Party- rebuplican
    •Domestic Political-Square deal (3C’s)
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    Woodrow Wilson

    •Political Party-Democrat
    •Domestic Political- Clayton Anti-Trust-Act National Parks Service Federal Reserve Act $$$, 18th Amendment ,19th Amendment