Focus on 1900-1909 - People
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DO NOT USE The Rise of the Progressives (aka the Muckrakers). Stills of California Governor HYRAM JOHNSON, Indiana Senator ALBERT BEVERAGE , Wisconsin Governor ROBERT LA FOLLETTE. Stills of children coal miners posing for camera (child labor). More stills of child labor (factory settings, mostly). Stills of slums & crowded filthy tenement living. Stills of JANE ADDAMS and Hull House in Chicago. Stills of journalists & authors LINCOLN STEPHANS, RAY STENARD BAKER, and UPTON SINCLAIR. Stills of cattle in pen at Chicago stockyards, man inspecting butchered beef, carcasses hanging in freezer. CUs tonics, compounds, linaments, and other bottled cure-all quackery. Stills of Dr. HARVEY WILEY and his poison squad. Still of IDA TARBELL & CUs her book on the Standard Oil Company. CUs political cartoons indemnifying big business owners.