From Progressivism to Prosperity: World War I and American Society

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Acme Machine Tool Co., 110
Adamson Eight Hour Act, 21, 90
Addams, Jane, 11, 15, 16, 26, 27, 28-29, 33, 36, 37, 44, 48, 148, 172, 197, 210, 219, 220
Advisory Commission of the Council of National Defense, 68, 74-75, 90, 95
Agriculture. See Farming
Alcatraz, 58
Alexander, Will, 188
Alien Act of 1918, 53
Alliance for Labor and Democracy, 45, 49
Amalgamated Association of Street and Electric Railway Employees of America, 140
American Alliance for Labor and Democracy, 96
American Civil Liberties Union, 28, 52, 220
American Federationist, 198
American Federation of Labor (AFL), 6-7, 12-13, 87, 89, 90, 95-96, 102
American Gramophone Co., 113
Americanization: education for, 158, 159-62; First World War and, 42; in Progressive era, 13-14
Americanization Day, 160
American Labor Legislation Review, 198
American Library Association, 123
American Medical Association, 124
American Peace Society, 26
"American Plan", 7, 203
American Protective Association, 14
American Protective League, 51-52, 60
American Public Health Association, 198
Americans All, 58
American Social Hygiene Association, 15
American Socialist, 50
American Tool Works, 91, 110
American Tube and Stamping Co., 113
American Union against Militarism (AUAM), 28
Anderson, Mary, 142-43, 147
Anti-Saloon League, 14
Antiwar sentiment, 44-47
A & P, 109, 228
Arabic, 32, 33
Armed forces: blacks in, 177-80; education for, 159; health care during the war, 121-22, 123; moral well-being of, 122-23; War Risk Insurance plan for, 123-24. See also Selective Service
Army and Navy Nursing Corps, 139
Army Appropriations Act, 69, 71
Army Aviation Corps, 178
Army Military Intelligence Bureau, 175
Army Reorganization Act, 34
Assembly line production: furthered by First World War, 80
Atlantic Refining Company, 145
Baker, Newton D., 33, 43, 57, 58-59, 72, 73, 91-92, 99, 122, 176, 178, 187, 199, 201, 211, 213, 220
Baker, Ray Stannard, 9, 208
Baldwin, Robert, 210
Ballinger, Richard Achilles, 20
Baruch, Bernard, 68, 69, 73-75, 78, 79, 197, 199, 212, 235
Battle Cry of Peace, The, 32, 50
Benson, A. L., 44, 55
Berger, Victor, 54, 207, 213


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