Chapter 17 Timeline

  • Oil is discovered in Pennsylvania

  • Unitesd States buys Alaska from Russia. no day

  • Alexander Graham Bell inents the telephone.

  • Thomas Edison develops the electric light bulb, no date

  • Samuel Gompers forms the American Federation of Labor.

  • Jane Addams opens Hull House in date

  • Mary Antin arives in the United States. no date

  • Hawaii is annexed by the United States. no day

  • Spanish-American War ends with an American day