Reform Movements

By: Katie Dehn

The Gilded age

  • In the late 1800s US senators were elected by the state legislature, not by popular vote.
  • In the 1870s Kansas suffered an economic depression.

Kansas And The Reform Movements

  • Kansas has been a leader in reform movements, the reformers want to solve problems and make things better.
  • Kansas was one of the leaders in establishing women's rights.