Essay prompt #1: Discuss the Progressive Era. Generally speaking, who were the Progressives and what were their core attitudes? How did Progressives differ in achieving their vision of a Progressive or “modern” American society? Finally, give one example of a person, group, or action that embodies the labor movement, one that embodies the suffrage movement, and one that embodies bohemians during this period. Look to your lecture notes when you are deciding what information to include in your essay, as well as to the “Greenwich Village” game.

Introduction/Context Background: Discuss the Progressive Era.

What does it mean to be "Progressive"?

In what ways was America changing in this time period? How are Progressives addressing these changes?

What were their core attitudes?

How did Progressives differ in achieving their vision of a Progressive or “modern” American society?

Finally, give one example of a person, group, or action that embodies the labor movement, one that embodies the suffrage movement, and one that embodies bohemians during this period.

- Give one example of a person, group, or action that embodies the LABOR movement during this period.

- Give one example of a person, group, or action that embodies the SUFFRAGE movement during this period.

- Give one example of a person, group or action that embodies BOHMEMIANS during this period.

Conclusion: