TEKS Expectation 7.7C

7.7C Describe and compare the impact of reform movements in Texas in the 19th and 20th centuries such as progressivism, populism, women's suffrage, agrarianism, labor reform, and the conservative movement of the late 20th century.
Belongs to Statement 7.7: The student understands how individuals, events, and issues shaped the history of Texas during the late 19th, 20th, and early 21st centuries.

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Teacher & Community Submitted Resources

A Breed So Rare: The Life of J.R. Parten, Liberal Texas Oil Man, 1896-1992
A Journey to the Moon through Texas
A New Deal Parks Cartoon
A Wild and Vivid Land: An Illustrated History of the South Texas Border
African Americans
After the Great Storm: Galveston's Response to the Hurrican of Sept. 8, 1900
Agriculture in Texas
Anti Saloon League of Texas
Arnie Armadillo and the Texas Heroes - Samuel 'Sam' Houston
Association of Southern Women for the Prevention of Lynching
Austin Beginnings
Biracial Unions on Galvestons Waterfront, 1865-1925
Black Leaders: Texans for Their Times
Blue Texas: The Making of a Multiracial Democractic Coalition in the Civil Rights Era
Capitol Views
Charles Allen Culberson
Cowboy Conservatism
Curriculum Guide for Teaching Texas History
Daniel James Moody, Jr.
Depression to Prosperity
Documents of Texas History
Educator Resources: Experience the Bullock Museum—the biggest classroom in Texas.
Family Outing in Austin, Texas: The Wong Family and the First Chinese Baby
Farmers' Alliance
Fort Worth: A Texas Original!
Galveston: A History and a Guide
Giant Under The Hill: A History of the Spindletop Oil Discovery at Beaumont, Texas, in 1901
Handbook of African American Texas
Hazardous Business: Industry, Regulation, and the Texas Railroad Commission
Historical Map Collection
History in Your Own Backyard
Houston Arts and Media YouTube Channel
Image Gallery for the Curriculum Guide For Teaching Texas History
In a life of firsts, Barbara Jordan won a lasting legacy
Jane McCallum: Suffrage Movement
John Mitchell's Oath of Office 1870
La Frontera Fluida (The Fluid Border)
League of Women Voters of Texas
Livestock in Texas
Lone Star Leadership Academy
Making the Nation Whole: Civil Rights and Lyndon Baines Johnson
Mexican Americans In Texas History: Selected Essays
Minerals in Texas
Minor League and Black Baseball in Texas
National Woman's Party
Neff to the Texas Legislature, May 1, 1923
New Texas History Movies
North Texas Masonic Historical Museum And Library
Notable Texas Landmarks
Oscar Branch Colquitt
Pardon Proclamation for Jim Hunter
Pat Morris Neff
Pat Neff and Texas State Parks
Peoples Party
Pigskin Pulpit: A Social History of Texas High School Football Coaches
Political Convention -1900
Political Convention -1900
Portraits Of Community: African American Photogrophy in Texas
Proceedings of Investigation Committee, House of Representatives Thirty-Fifth Legislature: Charges Against Gov James Ferguson
Progressive Era
Progressives and Prohibitionists: Texas Democrats in the Wilson Era
Richard Allen's Oath of Office, April 26, 1870
Road, River, and Ol’ Boy Politics: A Texas County’s Path from Farm to Supersuburb
State Government
Teaching with Documents: Photographs of Lewis Hine: Documentation of Child Labor
Teaching with Documents: Political Cartoons Illustrating Progressivism and the Election of 1912
Teaching with Documents: Woman Suffrage and the 19th Amendment
Tejano Epic: Essays in Honor of Felix D. Almaraz, Jr.
Telling Our Stories: Grayson County Reminiscences: the First 150 years, 1846-1996
Texas and Pacific Coal Company, Thurber, Erath County
Texas Association Opposed to Woman Suffrage
Texas Digital Newspaper Program
Texas Forts
Texas Hall of Fame
Texas in Transition: Social, Political, and Economic Issues in 1920s Texas
Texas Oil, American Dreams: A Study of the Texas Independent Producers and Royalty Owners Association
Texas Originals: Arthur John Jack Johnson
Texas Originals: Carlos E. Castañeda
Texas Originals: Clara Driscoll
Texas Originals: Jane Y. McCallum
Texas Originals: Mary Austin Holley
Texas Originals: Mildred "Babe" Didrikson Zaharias
Texas Originals: William "Willie" Morris
Texas State Federation of Labor
Texas Talks with Debra Winegarten: Colonel Oveta Culp Hobby - Part 1
Texas Talks with Debra Winegarten: Colonel Oveta Culp Hobby - Part 2
Texas Talks with Debra Winegarten: Colonel Oveta Culp Hobby - Questions and Answers
Texas Women and the National Women’s Conference
The disaster scene at New London, March 18, 1937
The Encyclopedia of Texas, Volume 1
The McFadden-Ward House: Life-style and Legacy in Oil-Boom Beaumont, Texas
The Rise and Fall of the Austin Dam
Thomas Mitchell Campbell
Timber! - The Texas Lumber Industry
University of Texas at Austin: Physics Department History
Voices for Votes - Suffrage Strategies
Votes for Women!
Votes for Women! The Womens Suffrage Movement in Texas
Watt Matthews of Lambshead, With a New Afterword by Laura Wilson
Wild Life Playlet, March 1929
William Pettus Hobby
Woman Suffrage
Womans Christian Temperance Union
Women and Education
Women and Texas History: Selected Essays
Women In Early Texas
Border Land: The Struggle for Texas, 1820-1879

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