The APR Flash Cards continue with more history of the industry. I don't have a lot of explanation or commentary on this one. It was a relatively brief time frame in the history of PR, but the industry turned a corner here and began morphing into the more information-based industry we have today.
Category: Trends Front: "Public Be Informed" Era
Back: a.k.a. "Seedbed Era" 1900-1917
This era is characterized by muckraking journalism countered by defensive publicity.