Progressive Era

Events

Hull House founded

1889

Charlotte Perkins Gilman's Women and Economics

1898

Socialist Party founded in U.S.

1901

President McKinley is assassinated

September 14, 1901

President Theodore Roosevelt assists in the coal strike

1902

Ford Motor Company is founded

1903

Women's Trade Union Leadue founded

1903

Northern Securities is dissolved

1904

Industrial Workers of the World established

1905

Upton Sinclair publishes The Jungle

1906