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Thomas Nast's famous cartoon depicting Boss Tweed and the Tammany Ring
The use of political and editorial cartoons in the classroom can have multiple benefits.
Summary: Political Cartoons play an important part in telling the history of a given period of time.
Ever since Upton Sinclair’s, “The Jungle” first came into print in 1906, it has been has been used by generations as a tool to illustrate the corruption of the beef industry in turn-of-the-20th-Century Chicago.
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» Post-Viewing Lesson Plan: Progressive Era: Public Pressure and Government Actions Students will read sections of Upton Sinclair's The Jungle and examine societal problems during the Progressive Era.