Varsha and Rachel

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Joseph Brown Elected to State Senate.

1849

The "Grange" was founded

1867

Life of Georgia Insurance Chartered

1874

the Bourbon Triumvirate came to control

1876

Colquitt Re-elected

1880

Tom watson resigned from senate to work with railroads.

1880

John B. Gordon became Governor

1886

Bibb Manufacturing Company began in Maccon

1887

The white farmers alliance in GA began

1887

Gordon Became Governor

1888

The Black farmers alliance started

1889

Farmers alliance started getting involved in politics

1890

Tom Watson became U.S Representative

1890

National Populist party became strong in towns with many farmers.

1892

Populists held their first convention and nominated W.L peek for governor.

1892

Nation fell into depression

1893

The NAWSA had its first national conference in Atlanta

1895

Hoke Smith elected Governor

1906

Smith Establishes state board of education

1911

Hoke Smith became US Senator

1912

Smith Leve Act passed

1914

Coca-cola bottlers association founded by the coca-cola company

1914

Smith Hughes act passes

1917

congress passed nineteenth amendment

1918

Tom watson died- Rebecca felton appointed

1922