History 7B

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Reconstruction

1860 - 1876

Lincoln

1861 - 1865

Homestead Act 1862

1862

Johnson

1865 - 1869

Haymarket Strike1866

1866

Civil Rights Act 1866

1866

Great Sioux Reservation Treaty 1868

1868

Ulysses S. Grant

1869 - 1877

Enforcement Act of 1870

1870

Page Laws 1875

1875

Civil Rights Act 1875

1875

Great Strike 1877

1877

Hayes

1877 - 1881

Compromise of 1877

1877

Dawes Act 1877

1877

Asian American Immigration

1880 - 1920

Chinese Exclusion Act 1882

1882

McKinley drops Hawaiian sugar tariff

1890

Sherman Anti-Trust Act 1890

1890

Pullman Strike 1894

1894

Gentlemen's Agreement 1907

1907

Woodrow Wilson

1913 - 1921

WWI

1914 - 1919

Women's Suffrage

1919

Race Riots (Omaha, Tulsa)

1919

National Origins Act 1924

1924

Model T Ford

1927

Herbert Hoover

1929 - 1933

Great Depression

1930 - 1940

Bonus Army March on Washington

1932

FDR

1933 - 1945

Home Owners Loan Corporation

1933

Banking Act 1933

1933

Social Security Act 1935

1935

WWII

1939 - 1945

World's Fair 1939 "World of Tomorrow"

1939

Yalta Conference

1945

Truman

1945 - 1953

McCarthyism

1945 - 1960

Monopoly Capitalism

1945 - 1973

GI / Servicemen's Readjustment Act 1946

1946

Baby Boom

1946 - 1960

Cold War

1947 - 1991

Levittown Homes

1947

National Security Act 1947

1947

Taft-Hartley Act 1947

1947

NATO

1949

Housing Act 1949

1949

Eisenhower

1953 - 1961

Interstate Highway Act 1956

1956

Montgomery Bus Boycott 1956

1956

Berlin Wall Built

1961

JFK

1961 - 1963

Robert Taylor Homes

1962

March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom

1963

LBJ

1963 - 1969

Pay Equity Act

1963

Civil Rights Act

1964

Freedom Summer

1964

Voting Rights Act

1965

U.S. Troops to Vietnam

1965

National Organization for Women (NOW)

1966

Tet Offensive

1968

Collapse of New Deal Coalition

1968

US Involvement in Vietnam

1968 - 1973

Nixon

1969 - 1974

Smith Act 1970

1970

End of Modernism/ Pruitt-Igoe Demolition

1972

Equal Rights Amendment

1972

Watergate Scandal

1972

Ford

1974 - 1977

Jimmy Carter

1977 - 1981

Prop 13: Tax Spenditure Limitation

1978

AIDS Detected in US

1981

Air Traffic Controllers Strike 1981

1981

Reagan

1981 - 1989