Susan B. Anthony

By: Sydney Evans

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Anthony was born

1820

Anthony attended the first women's rights convention in New York

1848

Made her first public speech at a women's temperance meeting

1849

Anthony organized the womens state temperance society (with Stanton)

1852

Anthony makes petitions for married women's property rights and woman suffrage

1854

Anthony served as New York State agent for the Anti-Slavery Society

1856 - 1864

Anthony writes the "Appeal to the Women of the Republic," with Stanton

1863

She founded the National Woman Suffrage Association

1869

Anthony was arrested for voting illegally

1872

Anthony was fined $100 after the judge ordered the jury to find her guilty

1873

She refused to pay, but was not imprisoned

Anthony meets with President Roosevelt to submit a suffrage amendment

1905

Anthony passes away

1906

Political

James Monroe

1817 - Jan 1, 1825

Republican from Virginia

John Adams presidency

1825 - 1829

Republican from Massachusetts

Andrew Jackson presidency

1829 - 1837

Democrat from Tennessee

Martin Van Buren Presidency

1837 - 1841

Democrat from New York

William Harrison/ John Tyler presidency

1841 - 1845

James Polk presidency

1845 - 1849

Democrat from Tennessee

Mexican War

1846 - 1848

Zachary Taylor/Millard Fillmore

1849 - 1853

Franklin Pierce presidency

1853 - 1857

Democrat from New Hampshire

James Buchanan presidency

1857 - 1861

Democrat from Pennsylvania

Abraham Lincoln presidency

1861 - 1865

Republican from Illinois

Civil War

1861 - 1865

Andrew Johnson presidency

1865 - 1869

Democrat

Ulysses Grant presidency

1869 - 1877

Republican from Ohio

Rutherford Hayes presidency

1877 - 1881

Republican from Ohio

James Garfield/ Chester Arthur presidency

1881 - 1885

Republicans

Grover Cleveland presidency

1885 - 1889

Democrat from New York

Benjamin Harrison presidency

1889 - 1893

Republican from Ohio

Grover Cleveland prasidency

1893 - 1897

Democrat from New York

William McKinley presidency

1897 - 1901

Republican from Ohio

Spanish-American War

1898

Theodore Roosevelt presidency

1901 - 1909

Republican from New York

William Taft presidency

1909 - 1913

Republican from Ohio

19th Amendment was ratified

1920

Social

Monroe Doctrine

1823

Abolition of slavery

1854

President Lincoln was assassinated

1865

National League was founded

1876

Baseball

President McKinley was shot by anarchist

1901

Intellectual

Daguerre invents the first form of photography

1839

Alexander Graham Bell patents the telephone

1876

Thomas Edison invents incandescent light

1879

Wright Brothers first airplane

1903

Cultural

Thomas Cole establishes Hudson River school of landscape painting

1825

Edouard Manet paints Luncheon on the Grass

1863

First U.S. film: Fred Ott's Sneeze

1889

Economic

Kansas ratifies anti-slavery constitution

1857

Haymarket Square labor riot

1886

Killed 11 people

Sherman Anti-Trust Act

1890

Strike at Carnegie Steel

1892