Unit of Hell Timeline

Presidents

Andrew Johnson

1865 - 1869

Ulysses S. Grant

1869 - 1877

Rutherford B. Hayes

1877 - 1881

James Garfield

1881

Chester A. Arthur

1881 - 1885

Grover Cleveland

1885 - 1889

Benjamin Harrison

1889 - 1893

Grover Cleveland

1893 - 1897

William McKinley

1897 - 1901

End of the Civil War/ Reconstruction

Black Codes Passed in the South

1865

Johnson Attempts Presdiential Reconstruction

1865

Freedmen's Bureau

1865 - 1872

Surrender of Southern Forces at Appomattox

April 9, 1865

Assasination of Lincoln/ Johnson Becomes President

April 14, 1865

Republican Takeover of Congress

1866

Midterm Elections

Congress Approves the 14th Amendment

1866

Southern states reject it

Civil Rights Act

1866

vetoed, unconstitutional

Reconstruction Act

1867

Military Districts

Tenure of Office Act

1867

Election 1868

1868

Grant wins

KKK Outlawed

1870

Amnesty Act

1872

Slaughterhouse Cases

1873

14th amendment only protects national citizenship

Election 1876

1876

Hayes vs Tilden
Hayes wins

Compromise 1877

1877

End of Reconstruction
Hayes undisputed, no more army in South

African Americans

Grandfather Clause

1867

Jim Crow Laws Pass

1876

Exodus of 1879

1879

"exodusters"

Tuskegee Institute Founded

1881

Civil Rights Cases

1883

Congress can't outlaw discrimination on private property

Atlanta Compromise

1895

Booker T.

Plessy v. Ferguson

1896

"seperate but equal"

Cummings v. County Board of Education

1899

National Negro Business League

1900

Booker T.

The West

Fetterman Massacre

1866

Fetterman and troops killed by Crazy Horse

Treaty of Medicine Lodge

1867

force onto OK reservations

National Grange Founded

1867

Ft. Laramie Treaty

1868

Sioux on reservation in Black Hills, gold discovered

Transcontinental Railroad Completed

1869

Coinage Act

1873

deflation

Barbed Wire

1874

Glidden

Battle of Little Bighorn

1876

Sioux Wars

1876 - 1877

US wins

Bland-Allison Act

1878

Fed buys silver/month
Doesn't have to circulate

A Century of Dishonor

1881

Dawes Act

1887

divide to farm and own

Oklahoma Land Race

1889

Battle of Wounded Knee

1890

end of Native wars

Sherman Silver Purchase Act

1890

gold supply drops, inflation

Populist Party Founded

1892

Panic of 1893

1893

Frontier Thesis

1893

Cross of Gold Speech

1896

Gold Standard Act

1900

Industry and Labor

NLU Founded

1866

Knights of Labor

1869

Transcontinental Railroad Completed

1869

Credit Mobilier

1872

Depression 1873

1873

Munn v. illinois

1877

Interstate commerce by Fed

Great RR Strike

1877

Standard Oil Trust

1882

The New South

1886

Grady

Wabash Case

1886

Granger Laws unconstitutional

Haymarket Riot

1886

AFL

1886

Samuel Gompers

ICC Founded

1887

Gospel of Wealth

1889

McKinley Tariff

1890

Sherman Anti-trust Act

1890

Homestead Lockout

1892

Pullman Strike

1894

Wilson Gorman Tariff

1894

In re Debs

1895

Immigration

New Immigration

1860 - 1900

S/E Europe

Chinese Exclusion Act

1882

American Protective Association

1887

Beginning of the Progressive Era

Women's Christian Temperance Movement

1874

Hull House

1889

Jane Addams

Anti-Saloon League

1893

Election of 1900

1900

Bryan v. McKinley, McKinley wins then dies, TR becomes president

Beginning of American Imperialism

Seward's Folly

1867

Treaty for Pago-Pago

1878

Cuban Revolution

1885 - 1890

Pan-American Union Formed

1889 - 1890

Blaine

Berlin Conference

1889

Samoa and Africa split

The Influence of Sea Power on History

1890

Queen Liliukolani Overthrown

1891

Bering Sea Seal Controversy

1893

Venezuela Boundary Dispute

1895

British Guyana

Explosion of the Maine

1898

Start of Spanish American War

1898

Treaty of Paris

1898

Anti-Imperialist League Founded

1898

Start of Boxer Rebellion

1898

Start of Phillipine-American War

1899

Open Door Notes

1899

John Hay

Great White Fleet

1900