By jl16740
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    Progressivism US History

  • National American Womean Suffrage Association

  • National Consumers' League

  • Boxer Rebellion fails to drive foreigners out of China

  • Hurrican Devastates Galveston TX

    The rocovery produces a new government
  • Upton Sinclair's book "The Jungle"

    The book exposes the unsanitary ways and conditions of the meat packing industries
  • Albert Einstein's theory of relativity

  • Republican William Howard Taft wins easily as Roosevelt's successor

  • National Association for the Advancement of Colored People [NAACP] is formed

  • Mann Act passed

  • Immigration tops 1million a year

  • Triangle Shirtwaist Company fire in NYC

    The fire exposed the weak safety conditions in the workplace
  • 16th and 17th Ammendment ratified

  • Federal Reserve Act is passed

  • FTC established Clayton Antitrust Act that passed

  • Madison Grant published The Passing of the Great Race


    Alcohol is outlawed
  • 19th Amendment ratified