1860-1900 Timeline

Inventions

Gatling Gun-Richard Jordan Gatling

1862

Dynamite-Alfred Nobel

1867

Telephone-Alexander Graham Bell

1876

Phonograph-Thomas Alva Edison

1878

Antiseptic-Joseph Lister

1878

Light Bulb- Edison

1879

Automobile-Daimler and Benz

1885

Box Camera-George Eastman

1886

Coca Cola-Pemberton

1886

Radium-Marie Curie

1890

Wireless communication-Marconi

1895

X-Ray-Roentgen

1895

Chapters 18-24

Confederates fire on fort sumter

1861

Battle of Gettysburg

1863

Emancipation Proclamation

1863

Battle of Vicksburg

1863

Lincoln assassinated

1865

Lee surrenders at appomattox

1865

14 amendment

1868

Johnson impeachment trial

1868

first transcontinental railroad completed

1869

John D Rockefeller forms standard oil trust

1870

Andrew Carnegie builds modern steel mill

1870

Battle of little big horn

1876

Reconstruction ends

1877

American federation of labor founded

1886

interstate commerce act

1887

Homestead strike

1892

Spanish-American war

1898

Presidential Administrations 1860- 1900

James Buchanan

1857 - 1861

Abraham Lincoln

1861 - 1865

Andrew Johnson

1865 - 1869

Ullysses S. Grant

1869 - 1877

Rutherford B. Hayes

1877 - 1881

Chester Arthur

1881 - 1885

Jame A. Garfield

1881

Grover Cleveland

1885 - 1891

Benjamin Harrison

1889 - 1893

Grover Cleveland

1893 - 1897

William Mckinley

1897 - 1901