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1 Texas in the Progressive Era, 1900–1929
Focus Questions What are the origins of progressive reform?What specific reforms impacted the state and nation?What were the political and economic ramifications of progressive reform? 2
Early 20 th Century Texas The Texas Economy Oil Corsicana strike Spindletop (1901) Docs 1 & 2: What happened at Spindletop? Oil related industries Texas boomtowns 3
Early 20 th Century Texas 5 Texas boomtowns Hogtown, Desdemona near Abilene Houston Metropolitan Research Center, Houston Public Library, Houston, Texas.
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Early 20 th Century Texas Texas cities in the Progressive Era Galveston The Storm and a new city government Modernization Urbanization and new technologies Doc 3 & 4: If these sources represent typical urban plans in the Progressive Era, what are some takeaways about Progressive Era urban planning and reform? “city beautiful” movement Progressivism in Texas Politics Baileyism and antitrust: Progressivism?

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