BertrandM. Timeline 1870-1940

Presidents

President Ulysses S. Grant

1870 - 1877

Republican

Rutherford B. Hayes

1877 - 1881

James A. Garfield

1881 - 1882

Chester A. Arthur

1881 - 1885

Chester A. Arthur

1883 - 1885

Grover Clevland

1885 - 1889

Benjamin Harrison

1889 - 1893

Grover Cleveland

1893 - 1897

William Mckinley

1897 - 1901

Theodore Roosevelt

1901 - 1909

William Howard Taft

1909 - 1913

Woodrow Wilson

1913 - 1921

Warren G. Harding

1921 - 1923

Calvin Coolidge

1923 - 1929

Herbert Hoover

1929 - 1933

Franklin D. Roosevelt (FDR)

1933 - 1945

Senate

Republican

1869 - 1871

Republican

1871 - 1873

Republican

1873 - 1875

Democrat

1875 - 1877

Democrat

1877 - 1879

Democrats

1879 - 1881

Republicans

1881 - 1883

Democrats

1883 - 1885

Democrats

1885 - 1887

Democrats

1887 - 1889

Republican

1889 - 1891

Democrats

1891 - 1893

Democrats

1893 - 1895

Republican

1895 - 1897

Republicans

1897 - 1899

Republicans

1899 - 1901

Republican

1901 - 1903

Republican

1903 - 1905

Republican

1905 - 1907

Republicans

1907 - 1909

Republican

1909 - 1911

Democrats

1911 - 1913

Democrats

1913 - 1915

Democrats

1915 - 1917

Republicans

1917 - 1919

Republican

1919 - 1921

Republicans

1921 - 1923

Republicans

1923 - 1925

Republicans

1925 - 1927

Republicans

1927 - 1929

Republican

1929 - 1931

Republicans

1931 - 1933

Democrats

1933 - 1935

Democrats

1935 - 1937

Democrats

1937 - 1939

Democrats

1939 - 1941

House of Representatives

Republican

1871 - 1873

Republican

1873 - 1875

Democrat

1875 - 1877

Democrats

1877 - 1879

Democrats

1879 - 1881

Republican

1881 - 1883

Democrats

1883 - 1885

Democrats

1885 - 1887

Democrat

1887 - 1889

Republican

1889 - 1891

Democrats

1891 - 1893

Democrats

1893 - 1895

Republican

1895 - 1897

Republican

1897 - 1899

Republican

1901 - 1903

Republican

1903 - 1905

Republican

1907 - 1909

Republican

1909 - 1911

Democrats

1913 - 1915

Democrats

1915 - 1917

Republican

1917 - 1919

Republican

1919 - 1921

Republican

1921 - 1923

Democrats

1923 - 1925

Republicans

1925 - 1927

Republicans

1927 - 1929

Republican

1929 - 1931

Republican

1931 - 1933

Democrats

1933 - 1935

Democrats

1935 - 1937

Democrats

1937 - 1939

Democrats

1939 - 1941

Legislations

15th amendment

1870

Congress with African Americans

1872

Hayes Tilden

1877 - 1878

Chinese exclusion act

1882 - 1883

Dawes General Allotment act

1887 - 1888

The Sherman Antitrust Act is passed

1890

Indian Neutralization act

1890

Wright brothers

1903

Archduke Ferdinand shot

1914

18th amendment

1919

1st red scare

1920

19th amednment

1920

Spirit of St. Louis across the Atlantic

1927

Stock crash

1929

WWII begins

1939 - 1941

War and world events

Archduke Shot

1914

WWI

1917

WWII

1939

Japan Bombs Pearl Harbor

1941

Technology

barbed wire

1873

wireless telegraph

1896

Radio invented

1912

Tanks

1914

Culture

"Through the Looking Glass" by Lewis Carol

1873

Richard Wagner "Ring of the Nibelung"

1876

Gilbert and Sullivan "H.M.S Pinafore"

1878

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

1889

H.G. Wells "The Time Machine"

1895

Hitchcock "The 39 Steps"

1935

Ernest Hemingway "For Whom the Bell Tolls"

1940