- Historical Eras > Industrialization and Expansion (1877-1913) (x)
- Theme > Gender and Sexuality (x)
- Theme > Labor Activism (x)
We found 5 items that match your search
Founded in 1903, the Women’s Trade Union League (WTUL) was an organization that brought together working-class women, reformers, and women from wealthy and prominent families. The WTUL believed that the best way to help women workers was to help [...]
This worksheet is designed to help students focus on the information presented during the first two minutes of the Heaven Will Protect the Working Girl documentary.
These words and phases from the Heaven Will Protect the Working Girl documentary may be unfamiliar to students.
This essay explains the significance of young female immigrants in the labor upheavals that helped define the Progressive Era.
This lesson puts two primary sources in conversation with one another and encourages students to compare the authors’ perspectives on women in various industries in the late 19th century.