Unit 6 Timeline

Political

Spanish-American War

1898

McKinley elected

1900

Boxer Rebellion

1900

La Follette elected govoner of WI

1901

Roosevelt assumes presidency

1901

Taft elected

1908

Ballinger-Pinchot affair

1909

Wilson elected

1912

Social

National Consumers League founded

1899

Anthracite coal strike

1902

Women's Trade Union Leadue founded

1903

Triangle Shirtwaist Co. fire

1911

17th Amendment Passed

1913

Brandeis appointed to SCOTUS

1916

Spanish Flu pandemic

1918

19th Amendment Passed

1920

Economic

"Roosevelt panic"

1907

Payne-Aldrich Tariff

1909

Federal Reserve Act

1913

Underwood Tariff Act

1913

Diplomatic

Hay-Pauncefote Treaty

1901

Roosevelt Corollary to the Monroe Doctrine

1904

Paris Peace Confrence and Treaty of Versailles

1919

Intellectual/Cultural

Sierra Club founded

1892

"The Jungle" is published

1906