History Final Timeline

Period

Gilded Age

1865 - 1900
  • rapid increase in economic growth
  • corrupt business practices
  • corrupt political parties
  • huge wealth gap
  • political scandals

Republican

Rutherford B. Hayes elected President

1876 - 1880

James Garfield elected President

1880 - 1884

Benjamin Harrison elected President

1888 - 1892

Democrat

Grover Cleveland elected President

1884 - 1888

Grover Cleveland elected President

1892 - 1896

Third Party

Foreign Policy

Unrest at Home

Economy