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The online books page online books by ida m tarbell (tarbell, ida m (ida minerva), 1857-1944) an online book about this author is available, as is a wikipedia article. Early life and education ida tarbell was born in erie county, ↑ 40 41 42 tarbell, ida m all in the day's work, ida tarbell: portrait of a muckraker (2004. Jrl 101 exam 3 study play - pioneer in photo journalism - target of a major investigative journalism series written by ida m tarbell for mcclure magazine. Ida tarbell one of the leading muckrakers of the progressive era of the late 19th and early 20th centuries and is thought to have pioneered investigative journalism she is best known for her 1904 book, the history of the standard oil company , which was listed as no 5 in a 1999 list by new york university of the top 100 works of 20th.
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Ida m tarbell, 1904 ida minerva tarbell (november 5, 1857 - january 6, 1944) was a teacher, an author and journalist she was known as one of the leading muckrakers of her day, work known in modern times as investigative journalism. Ida tarbell 1905 library of congress it was this work that got the attention of editor samuel sidney mcclure, then looking for writers for his new monthly our national life is on every. Amazon plans movie about journalism pioneer ida tarbell a film depicting the 1902 battle between the reporter dubbed one of the first 'muckrakers' and the industrial magnate john d rockefeller.