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Internet ActivitiesThe Camera Eye
Research social realism photographers Jacob Riis, Margaret Bourke-White, and Walker Evans. Then create an annotated photo essay that dramatizes social problems in your school or community.
Search the Web sites and write an essay that discusses the founding and early years of the NAACP.
Film and Society
Research the early history of cinema and create a script outline that addresses concerns of Progressive era activists.
Maps and Charts
Additional graphic resources on Progressive era social issues.
Chapter Enrichment Links
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