The backlash against the excesses of the Gilded Age are explored. The unit will deal soley with domestic issues from c.1890 to 1919.

As usual, start with the Progressivism unit outline. What you will find is very basic -- it is your job to add the details and information you feel, based on your use of the text and AP related materials, is missing. Remenber, this will ulltimately be your review source for the exam, therefore the key words are COMPLETE and CONCISE. Too much information or inclusion of useless information will destroy the intent. Once you are done here, go to any of the links below to add you comments regarding the text and supplemental readings. Overall comments go on the general discussion page.

Chapter 21

The Making of a Negro Ghetto
Violence in the Cities
Progressivism: Middle Class Disillusionment
Battling the Saloon and the Brothel
The State as Parent
Theodore Roosevelt: The Conservative as Progressive
Woodrow Wilson: The Conservative as Liberal

1900 video discussion
broadway DVD

political cartoons
outside readings

Additonal Readings:

A Red Record (Lynching) -- Ida B Wells-Barnettexternal image pdf.png A Red Record (1895).pdf
Atlanta Exposition Address -- Booker T Washingtonexternal image pdf.png Atlanta Exposition Address.pdf
Of Mr Booker T Washington and Others -- WEB DuBoisexternal image pdf.png Of Mr Booker T Washington and Others.pdf
Living and Dying in Packingtown (from the Jungle) -- Upton Snclairexternal image pdf.png Living and Dying in Packingtown.pdf


change over time-word perfect --

change over time-word --

position paper info and worksheet

word perfect --
MS Word --

student support materials

These materials are attached to the AP Interactive website. Please keep in mind that much of the material here is in addition to material covered in class and, therefore, should not be overlooked.