[ wˈɒn θˈa͡ʊzənd ˈe͡ɪthˈʌndɹədən nˈa͡ɪnti z], [ wˈɒn θˈaʊzənd ˈeɪthˈʌndɹədən nˈaɪnti z], [ w_ˈɒ_n θ_ˈaʊ_z_ə_n_d ˈeɪ_t_h_ˈʌ_n_d_ɹ_ə_d_ə_n n_ˈaɪ_n_t_i z]
How to use "1890s" in context?
The 1890s were a decade that saw a number of major changes. The most visible of these changes were in technology, with the introduction of automobiles and electric lighting. Other changes included the rise of feminism, which led to increased opportunities for women and the achievement of major political milestones by many nations. Social movements also began to gain momentum in the 1890s, including the campaign to end child labor and the struggle for African Americans' civil rights. Despite these various changes, the 1890s were also characterized by great economic hardship in many parts of the world.
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