WOMEN IN THE PROGRESSIVE ERA
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Topics include the women’s club movement, the labor movement, college education, Margaret Sanger and birth control, and the debate over women’s suffrage. Among the many excerpted documents are writings from Grover Cleveland (“Woman’s Clubs Not Only Harmful, But a Menace”), Jane Addams, Booker T. Washington, and Emma Goldman; a letter from Susan B. Anthony to Elizabeth Cady Stanton; lyrics of union songs; testimony before Congress; labor laws; and Justice Blackmun’s decision on Roe v. Wade.
8½" x 11"
National Center for History in the Schools