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Progressives - Ch 21.2 Women

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suffragist
a man or woman who fought for a womans right to vote
prohibition
the nationwide ban on the manufacture, sale, and transportation of liquor in the United States that went into effect when the Eighteenth Amendment was ratified in 1919
Jane Addams
became a pioneer in the emerging field of social work;
Is best known for founding Hull House in Chicago.
Mother Cabrini
an Italian nun who came to the United States to work with the poor
Mary Church Terrell
an African American leader for womens rights
Frances Willard
educated the public about the dangers of alcohol abuse