This preview shows pages 1–3. Sign up to view the full content.
This preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.View Full Document
Unformatted text preview: They could have been sleeping, as all of their eyes were closed. It is hard to imagine that anyone would be happy in this type of situation. There was no room for them to be up and moving around so they were all lying down or sitting. Discuss the ways in which photographs such as this might be used as effective political tools during the reform movement of the Progressive Era. With the reform movement these types of photos could have been very useful in showing those in charge, just how bad the problem was. If they were never able to see the problem for themselves, then to them it is not real. If they can visualize and see the problem then there would be more action. If someone new is running on the politics scene the images could be used in a campaign to clean up the city and to create a better life for these destitude citizens. 5 Cents...
View Full Document
- Spring '10