U.S. History

Timeline created by Paola Guadalupe Hernandez L...
  • Homestead Act

    Homestead Act
    the government gave out free land
  • Transcontinental Railroad Completed

  • Industrialization Begins to Boom

  • Boss Tweed rise at Tammany Hall

  • Telephone Invented

  • Reconstruction Ends

  • Light Bulb Invented

  • Third Wave of Immigration

    Third Wave of Immigration
    a wave of immigrants came to america
  • Chinese Exclusion Act

    Chinese Exclusion Act
    a law saying that the Chinese can't come the U.S.A. for 10 years
  • Pendleton Act

  • Dawes Act

    Dawes Act
    the American's felt bad for taking their land, so the gave them a place to stay but in the end it didn't worked out
  • Interstate Commerce Act

  • Andrew Carnegie’s Gospel of Wealth

  • Chicago’s Hull House

  • Klondike Gold Rush

    Klondike Gold Rush
    people where migrating to Klondike for gold
  • Sherman Anti-Trust Act

    Sherman Anti-Trust Act
    to not allow monopoly(trust)
  • How the Other Half Lives

  • Homestead Steel Labor Strike

    Homestead Steel Labor Strike
    the workers were working for to long and not being paid for the extra hour
  • Pullman Labor Strike

  • Assassination of President McKinley

  • The Jungle

  • Pure Food and Drug Act

    Pure Food and Drug Act
    preventing the manufacture, sale, or transportation of adulterated or misbranded or poisonous or deleterious foods, drugs, medicines, and liquors, and for regulating traffic therein, and for other purposes.
  • NAACP

    NAACP
    the civil right organization
  • 16th Amendment

  • Federal Reserve Act

  • 17th Amendment

  • National Parks System

  • 18th Amendment

    18th Amendment
    to not allow beer
  • 19th Amendment women sufferage

    19th Amendment women sufferage
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    Gilded Age

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    Progressive Era

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    Imperialism

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    Theodore Roosevelt

    political party: republican + progressive
    "Bull Moose" Party Domestic policy: trust buster, nature (conservation), protect consumer
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    William Howard Taft

    political party: republican Domestic policy: 3’cbut weak 16th/17th amendments
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    Woodrow Wilson

    political party: Democrat Domestic policy: federal reserve act 18th amendment 19th amendment, national park service, clayton anti-trust