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HIS 211 - U.S. History: Reconstruction to the Present - Textbook

Chapter 5: An Age of Progressive Reform

Chapter 5: An Age of Progressive Reform



  • Introduction to the Progressive Movement
  • The Origins of the Progressive Spirit in America
  • Video: The Progressive Era
  • Progressivism at the Grassroots Level
  • New Voices for Women and African Americans
  • Video: Women's Suffrage
  • Progressivism in the White House
  • Video: Progressive Presidents
  • Primary Source Reading: The Jungle
  • Assignment: The Jungle
  • The Shame of the Cities
  • Plunkitt of Tammany Hall
  • The Modern City and the Municipal Franchise​ for Women