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Progressive Era Activism U.S. 9: Food Safety

Historical activism during the Progressive Era.

Guaranteeing Foods Safety Supreme Court Rulings

IMAGE-Early-20th-century potions offer false hopes

IMAGE--The Dining Room of "The Poison Squad"

U.S. Food and Drug Administration Is Established

PRIMARY SOURCE--March 10, 1906 Letter from Upton Sinclair to President Theodore Roosevelt

Upton Sinclair (1878-1968)

Encyclopedia of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era Pure Food and Drug Act (1906)

PRIMARY SOURCE--Lewis "66" Rye

Delicious or Deadly