Unit 4 Timeline

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Great Railroad Strike

1877

Chinese Exclusion Act

1882

Pendleton Act

1883

Haymarket Square Riot

1886

Dawes Severalty Act of 1887

1887

Interstate Commerce Act

1887

Sherman Antitrust Act

1890

Ellis Island Opens

1892

The Populist Party Formally Organized

1892

Frederick Jackson Turner Delivers His Frontier Thesis

1893

Panic of 1893

1893

The Annexation of Hawaii

1898

Spanish American War Begins

1898

Sinking of the USS Maine

1898

Boxer Rebellion

1900

Anthracite Coal Strke

1902

Platt Amendment

1903

The Jungle is Published

1906

Hepburn Act

1906

Public Health Services created

1912