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- Brief Overview
- Gilded Age Politics: 1877–1892
- Industrialization: 1869–1901
- The Labor Movement: 1866–1894
- Gilded Age Society: 1870–1900
- The West: 1860–1900
- The Rise and Fall of Populism: 1892–1896
- The Spanish-American War: 1898–1901
- Roosevelt’s Big Stick Diplomacy: 1899–1908
- Roosevelt and the Progressives: 1901–1908
- The Taft Presidency: 1909–1912
- Wilsonian Progressivism: 1913–1916
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