Important films of Progressive Era era
(Digital History ID 3721)

  • Turn of the Century
    • Daughters of the Dust (1991)
    • Ragtime (1981)
    • San Francisco (1936)
    • Tell Them Willie Boy Is Here (1969)
  • Immigration
    • America, America (1963)
    • Hester Street (1975)
  • Mexico and Mexican Americans
    • Ballad of Gregorio Cortes (1982)
    • Viva Villa (1934)
    • Viva Zapata (1952)
  • Biopics
    • Funny Girl (1968)- about Fanny Brice
    • Gentleman Jim (1942)- about boxer James J. Corbett,
    • Great White Hope (1970) - about boxer Jack Johnson
    • Great Ziegfeld (1936)- about Florenz Ziegfeld
    • Hungry Hearts (1922)- about Jewish immigrants
    • Jim Thorpe, All American (1951)
    • Kingfish: A Story of Huey P. Long (1995)
    • Knute Rockne: All-American
    • Lillian Russell (1940)
    • Magnificent Yankee (1950)- about Oliver Wendell Holmes
    • The Miracle Worker (1979)- about Helen Keller
    • Tucker: The Man and His Dream (1988)
    • Wilson (1944): Woodrow Wilson
    • Wind and the Lion (1975)- about Teddy Roosevelt
    • The Winds of Kitty Hawk (1978)- about Orville and Wilbur Wright
    • Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942) - about George M. Cohan

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