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Teddy Roosevelt makes his infamous "Muckrakers" speech
Lincoln Steffens claims to have written the first "Muckraking" article
"The Jungle" is published
Jacob Riis publishes "How the Other Half Lives"
The complete"History of the Standard Oil Company" is published
Pure Food and Drug Act is passed
Employers Lability Act is passed
Employer's Liabilty Act is ammended
Twenty five states have put Workmen's Compensation Laws in place
Supreme Court rules for the dissolution of the Standard Oil Company
McClure's Januaary magazine features 3 Muckraker articles.
McClure's has nearly half a million readers
Meat Inspection Act passed
President Roosevelt appoints a Tenement Housing Commission and passes the Tenement Housing Act
First installment of "The Shame of the Cities" published in McClure's
The government brought suit against the Standard Oil Company
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