American Protective Association
anti-Catholic society against Catholic immigration
Booker T. Washington
promoted self-help for blacks; teacher - Tuskegee Institute
naturalist; theory of evolution; natural selection; On the Origin of Species
activist; help from others for blacks - NAACP
psychologist; philosopher; PRAGMATISM; author
political economist - land value tax
author; mostly juvenile novels - most famous - Ragged Dick
author, humorist, "father of American literature" - Huckleberry Finn, Tom Sawyer
Carrie Chapman Catt
women's suffrage leader; twice President of NAWSA
chain of roughly continuous metropolitan areas
houses that provided services, shelter, etc.; Hull House
practical; logical; meaning and trust; William James
eye-catching headlines, exaggerated stories; sensationalism; Pulitzer & Hearst
favoritism to native-borns over immigrants
settlement house founded by Jane Addams in Chicago; Ellen Gates Starr
Evangelical preacher; helped immigrants & street people
founded first settlement house - Hull House
Mary Baker Eddy
founder of Christian Science movement
social & political reformer; childrens' rights; socialist; NAACP
Eastern European immigrants; mainly Catholic & Orthodox; held onto culture
Women's Christian Temperance Union (WCTU)
female group in support of prohibition
illegal to send "obscene" material through the mail
allowed for creation of land grant colleges
adult education movement
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