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Standard USHC.3.CE

USHC.3.CE Assess the causes and effects of significant turning points in the Populist and Progressive era from 18771924.

Grade(s): 9, 10, 11, 12

Subject(s): Social Studies

Year: 2020

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Women in Congress | Facts of Congress
Women in Congress | Facts of Congress

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Women received the right to vote in the United States in 1920. The first woman elected to Congress was in 1916. Jeanette Rankin was elected to the House of Representatives from the Montana. While...
Amelia Bloomer (1818-1894) | Periscope
Amelia Bloomer (1818-1894) | Periscope

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In 1849, Amelia Bloomer became the first woman to own, operate, and edit a newspaper for women. Her paper became a voice for the women's rights movement, with articles encouraging women to participate...