Guilded Age Timeline

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Modern Baseball-Major League Baseball

1840

Buiding of Tenements

1850

Creation of Chain Stores

1850

Petroleum Drilling and Industry

1859

Tammany Hall

1860

William M. Tweed's Boss Rule

1860

National Labor Union created

1866

Steel Industry Begins

1868

Knights of Labor

1869

Standard Oil Company

1870

Mail Order Catalogs

1872

Carnegie Steel Corporation

1873

Acres of Diamonds Speech

1880

First Modern Skyscraper

1884

Labor Contract Law

1885

Immigration Restriction League

1887

How the Other Half Live by Jacob Riis

1890

Homestead Strike

1892

Chicago's World Fair

1893

"Great White City"

1893

Pullman Strike

1894

Birth of a Nation-movie

1900

Gospel of Wealth Published

1901

The Airplane

1904

The Automoblie

1906

The Assembly Line

1914