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social studies

17th amendment The Seventeenth Amendment to the United States Constitution established the popular election of United States Senators by the people of the states.
assimilation the process of taking in and fully understanding information or ideas.
California Gold rush brought 300,000 people to California
Dawes act The Dawes Act of 1887 (also known as the General Allotment Act or the Dawes Severalty Act of 1887), authorized the President of the United States to survey Native American tribal land and divide it into allotments for individual Native Americans.
direct primaries A direct primary, which is now used in some form in all U.S. states, functions as a preliminary election whereby voters decide their party's candidates.
farmers alliance The Farmers Alliance was an organized agrarian connected in the west economic movement among American farmers that developed and flourished ca.
fighting bob Robert la follette elected governor in 1900 Wisconsin
Florence Kelly was a social and political reformer and the pioneer of the term wage abolitionism. Her work against sweatshops and for the minimum wage, eight-hour workdays,[1] and children's rights[2] is widely regarded today.
Frances Ellen Watkins was an African-American abolitionist, suffragist, poet and author. She was also active in other types of social reform and was a member of the Woman's Christian Temperance Union, which advocated the federal government taking a role in progressive reform.
frank norris was an American journalist and sometimes a novelist during the Progressive Era, whose fiction was predominantly in the naturalist genre.[1][2][3][4][5] His notable works include McTeague (1899), The Octopus: A Story of California
Galveston plan The Galveston Movement, also known as the Galveston Plan, was a U.S. immigration assistance program operated by several Jewish organizations between 1907 and 1914.
gilded age
gold standard
Hiram Johnson
hull house
Jane Addams
Jacob riis
Jim crow laws
john dewey
Lincoln steffens
migration west
naturalists novels
new south
pendleton act
plains native americans
plains native Americans
political cartoon
populism party
post-recreation south
rancher/farmers in the west
settlement houses
sister Carrie
social gospel
transcontinental railroad
triangle shirtwaist factory
Upton Sinclair
U.S. children's Bureau
William McKinley
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