USA Modern History: Populist reformers.

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The Questions

1877-1900: middle-class reformers sought to mediate between what they perceived as two dangerous groups:
  • Arrogant industrialists.
  • Discontented workers.
What was the vision of these reformers for the nation?
What did they fear?
What was some of their work?

Some Answers

These people were often called "Progressives" though they had many different priorities.

The main visions of these reformers for the nation:

What they feared:

Some of their work:

1880s
1886
1887
1889
1890s
1890
1892
1892

Other work included:

Criticisms of the Progressives include: