The Muckrakers

Lewis Hine, Thomas Nast, Jacob Riis, Upton Sinclair, Ida Tarbell

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Primary Sources/Excerpts of the Muckraker's Works:

PRIMARY SOURCE: Excerpt of The History of the Standard Oil Company

PRIMARY SOURCE: Excerpt from Upton Sinclair's, The Jungle

Primary Source: How the other Half Lives by Jacob Riis

Collection of Lewis Hine's photographs from Library of Congress