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Congress Passes Homestead Act

1862

Knights of Labor Was Formed

1869

Transcontinetal Railroad is Completed

1869

Opponents of Alcohol use form Woman's Christian Temperance Union

1874

Sioux Defeat Clster's army at Little Big Horn

1876

John D. Rockefeller Forms Standard Oil

1882

Civil Service Begins System of Tests For Goverment Jobs

1883

Dawes Act Breaks up Native American Tribal Lands

1887

Jane Addams Founds Hull House

1889

Oklahoma Opens to Homesteaders

1889

Sherman Anitrust Act is Passed

1890

Ellis Island Opens as Entry Staition for Immigrants

1892

Populist Party Organizes at National Level

1892

Theodore Roosevelt Becomes President

1901

Wright Brothers Make First Airplae Flight

1903

William Howard Taft Becomes President

1908

Reformers Found NAACP to Promote Right Of African Americans

1909

Woodrow Wilson Becomes President

1912

Henry Ford Starts Producing Automobiles

1913

19th Amendment Guarantees Women Right to Vote

1920