Explore the Gilded Age and Progressive Era through print and online resources, dialoguing with primary sources as you develop a thesis-driven research paper.
Last Updated: Apr 5, 2016
- Salem History
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- Gale Virtual Reference Library
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- Progressive Era: Leisure and Recreation
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- Gilded Age: Leisure and Recreation
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Call Number: 070.4 BAU
Publication Date: 2007-09-11
Contains over fifty archival photographs profiling the men and women who played an instrumental role in exposing the political corruption and corporate greed that existed during the early part of the twentieth century.