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Prohibition

ban on alcohol (1920), but became legal again in 1933

Frances Willard

Temperance and women's suffrage advocate who wa the leader in the WCTU and the Prohibition Party

Carry Nation

Temperance advocate who entered saloons in Kansas and smashed alcohol bottles with a hatchet

Eighteenth Amendment

(1919) constitutional amendment that outlawed the production and sale of alcoholin US; made legal again in 1933

Susan B. Anthony

American social reformer who was active in the temperance, abolitionist, and women's suffrage movements, president of NAWSA

NAWSA

founded by Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton to fight for women's right to vote

Theodore Roosevelt

concerned with trust busting, environmental conservation, and strong foreign policy

Square Deal

needs of workers+consumers=balanced; called for limiting power of trusts, promoting public health/ safety, and ameliorating:) working conditions

Upton Sinclair

wrote The Jungle that exposed the unsanitary working conditions in the meatpacking business

Meat Inspection Act

(1906) required federal government's inspection of meat that was shipped across state lines

Pure Food and Drug Act

(1906) forbade manufacture, sale, or transportation of harmful food and medicine, and required that the food and medicine containers have ingredient labels on them

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