How Did Ida Tarbell Affect The Progressive Era

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The causes of the Progressive era were unsafe working conditions. The progressive era was trying to progress forward and make things better and safer. One very important thing the progressive era did was make working conditions safer and that is what ida tarbell did for the standard oil company. Ida tarbell noticed the unsafe working conditions and fixed it. Ida tarbell had a huge impact on the progressive era and how we live today. Ida Tarbell was in the women's hall of fame. Ida tarbell was born on november 5th 1857. Ida went to college at Allegheny college. Ida tarbell's father was Franklin Sumner Tarbell (her father plays a very important part on why ida tarbell exposed the oil company.) Ida tarbell was in the women's hall of fame for

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