Unit 5 Timeline

Political

Grant defeats Seymour

1868

Credit Mobilier scandal

1872

Comstock Law

1873

Dawes Severalty Act

1887

Sherman Anti-Trust Act

1890

Battle of Wounded Knee

1891

Populist Candidate Receives Over One Million Votes

1892

McKinley Defeaty Bryan

1896

Social

National Grange established

1867

Boss Tweed scandal

1871

AFL established

1886

Haymarket Square Bombing

1886

NAWSA established

1890

Pullman Strike

1890

Homestead Steel Strike

1892

Anti-Saloon League established

1893

Economic

Gold Market Cornered

1869

Standard Oil established

1870

Panic of 1873

1873

Depression of 1893

1893

Diplomatic

Chinese Exclusion Act

1880

Statue of Liberty erected

1886

New Zealand grants women sufferage

1893

Intellectual/Cultural

Bell Invents the Telephone

1876

Edison Invents the Light bulb

1879