Progressive Era Exhibit Coming to SCCC/ATS

KSCB News - October 10, 2011 12:46 pm

The public is invited to come see the traveling exhibit in the Library at Seward County Community College/Area Technical School beginning in mid-October.

The exhibit, entitled “ The Progressive Era: Creating Modern America, 1900-1917" examines the period leading up to World War I when America was transformed into a modern industrialized society. Highlights of the exhibit include government legislation to improve labor conditions and reign in big business, the establishment of voting rights for women, as well as the efforts of reform groups to improve urban conditions and address the impact of immigration.

For more information, contact the SCCC/ATS Library at 620-417-1160.

 

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