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20th Century Turning Points in U.S. History

Program 2: 1908-1918 (#102)

Program 2: 1908–1918
1908- Ford Introduces the Model T
1909- W.E.B. Du Bois Founds the NAACP
1911- Hollywood Founded
1913- 16th Amendment Allows Progressive Income Tax
1913- 17th Amendment Caps a Period of Election Reforms
1914- Clayton Anti-Trust Act Passed
1914-17- America Prepares for World War I
1917- America Enters World War I
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Series Description: This new series highlights significant developments in science, art, politics, technology, and popular culture, providing a clear overview of the people and events that distinguished the twentieth century.

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