Clipping : "Progressives are pledged to help organized labor" by Jane Addams, Detroit News Tribune. October 20, 1912

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Title

Clipping : "Progressives are pledged to help organized labor" by Jane Addams, Detroit News Tribune. October 20, 1912

Description

Addams discusses the growing Progressive Party, formed by Theodore Roosevelt and its potential to spark reform for industrial workers. She uses Roosevelt as someone who has the power and personality to "gather up the sense of social wrong and direct it into channels of redress, to focus the scattered moral energy of our vast nation and to turn it into practical reform."

Date

1912-10-20

Subject

Labor laws and legislation
Labor movement --United States
Political parties --United States
Progressive Party (1912)
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919
United States --Politics and government

Creator

Addams, Jane, 1860-1935

Publisher

Detroit, Mich. : The Detroit News Tribune

Language

English

Identifier

ALMS.1912.02

Coverage

Detroit, Michigan

Original Format

Clippings (information artifacts)

Physical Dimensions

26.5 x 11 cm.

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