American History 3 Timeline

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    Labor unions started

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    Massive immigration to America

  • Carnegie builds steel mill

  • First telephone conversation - Alexander Graham Bell

  • Edison invents electric light bulb

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    Electricity for cities

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    Progressive Era

  • The panic of 1893

  • Theodore Roosevelt becomes President

  • Wright brothers make first airplane flight

  • Henry Ford builds cars on assembly line

  • U.S. opens the Panama Canal

  • World War I starts

    Central Powers: Germany, Austria-Hungary,Turkey, Bulgaria, The Ottoman Empire
    Allies: England, France, Russia, Italy, Britain
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    World War I

  • Russian Revolution

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    World-wide Depression

  • Joe Louis wins the Heavyweight title

    Joe Louis wins the Heavyweight title
    Many believed this was a battle between Nazi ideology and American democratic ideals Louis defeated Schmeling by knockout in the first round, becoming an American hero.
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    World War II

  • Japan bombs Pearl Harbor

    Japan bombs Pearl Harbor
  • First atomic bomb exploded