History Timeline

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1860-1900 Timeline

1860 - 1900

Confederates fire on Ft. Sumter

1861

Emancipation Proclamation

1863

Battle of Vicksburg and Gettysburg

1863

Lee surrenders at Appomattox

1865

Lincoln Assasinated

1865

Johnsons Impeachment trial

1868

14th Amendment

1868

First transcontinental railroad

1869

Andrew Carnegie builds modern steel mill

1873

Battle of Little Big Horn

1876

Reconstruction ends

1877

John Rockefeller forms SOT

1882

American federation of Labor founded

1886

Interstate Commerce Act

1887

Homestead Strike

1892

The Spanish American War

1898

Presidents of the United States

Abraham Lincoln

1861

Andrew Johnson

1865

Ulysses Grant

1869

Rutherford Hayes

1877

Chester Arthur

1881

James Garfield

1881

Grover Cleveland

1885

Benjamin Harrison

1889

Grover Cleveland

1893

William McKinly

1897