U.S History 2 1876-1900, 1900-1920, 1921-1941

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  • President Rutherford B. Hayes

    President Rutherford B. Hayes
    Rutherford B. Hayes won the presidential election of 1876, which he became our 19th president of the united states. Samuel Tilden was his electoral opponent
  • Invention of the telephone

    Invention of the telephone
    Alexander Graham Bell invented the telephone and made the first-ever call on March 10, 1876, to his assistant
  • Battle of Little Bighorn

    Battle of Little Bighorn
    Sitting Bull, Crazy Horse of Sioux defeat Custer in Montana.
  • California Gold Rush Founder

    California Gold Rush Founder
    John Sutter, who owned the sawmill where a gold discovery began the California Gold Rush, died in Washington, D.C. on January 19, 1881
  • President Benjamin Harrison

    President Benjamin Harrison
    Benjamin Harrison became our 23rd President of the United States and ran against Grover Cleveland. Benjamin Harris won by 233 electoral votes while Grover Cleveland had 168 electoral votes
  • Wax Drinking Straw Patented

    Wax Drinking Straw Patented
    the first-ever wax drinking straw was patented by Marvin C. Stone in Washington D.C.
  • Battle of San Juan Hill

    Battle of San Juan Hill
    Also known as the battle for the San Juan Heights. Theodore Roosevelt was the new commander and led the Rough Riders to their so-called "greatest victory"
  • Battle of Santa Cruz

    Battle of Santa Cruz
    American victory during the Philippine-American War. the American forces were led by General Henry W. Lawton.
  • President Theodore Roosevelt

    President Theodore Roosevelt
    With the assassination of President William McKinley, Theodore Roosevelt because the 26th President of the United States
  • Invention of the Vacuum Cleaner

    Invention of the Vacuum Cleaner
    British engineer Hubert Cecil Booth and American inventor David T. Kenney invented the vacuum cleaner in 1901.
  • World War 1

    World War 1
    Austria-Hungary declares war on Serbia, beginning World War I
  • Zimmerman Telegram

    Zimmerman Telegram
    The Zimmerman Telegram was a secret diplomatic communication from Germany that proposed a military alliance between Germany and Mexico. This caused the US to enter World war 1
  • Fall of Baghdad

    Fall of Baghdad
    This event occurred during the Mesopotamia Campaign, and it was fought between the British Empire and the Ottoman Turkish Empire in the First World War
  • President Warren G. Harding

    President Warren G. Harding
    Warren G. Harding became our nation's 29th president and ran against James M. Cox
  • Truman Elected to US Senate

    Truman Elected to US Senate
    Born in Missouri and he fought during world war 1
  • Liquid-Fuel Rocket Invention

    Liquid-Fuel Rocket Invention
    The Liquid-Fuel Rocket was invented in 1926 by a man named Robert Goddard
  • Antibiotics

    Antibiotics were discovered by a man known by the name of Alexander Fleming. This changed the medicine industry's future.
  • Start of the Great Depression

    Start of the Great Depression
    The great depression started after the stock market crash of October 1929, which sent wall street into a panic and wiped out millions of investors
  • National Labor Relations Act

    National Labor Relations Act
    This act forbids unions from contributing to a political campaign and it forces union leaders to take an oath stating that they were not a communist.
  • Creation of new German air force

    Creation of new German air force
    Hitler became convinced Germany could break some previsions of Versailles without serious consequences.
  • The Start of World War II

    The Start of World War II
    The "Marco Polo Bridge Incident" to place on September 1, 1939, which was when Germany invaded Poland, which led to British and France to declare war on Hitler's Nazi state in retaliation
  • Pearl Harbor

    Pearl Harbor
    Japanese air raid on US naval base leads to calls for war