• Frederick A. Cook born

  • Period: to

    Industrialization in the US

  • Richard E. Byrd born

  • George Hubert Wilkins born

  • Cook volunteers for Peary's Greenland Expedition

  • Cook joins the Belgian Artic Expedition

  • Cook joins Erik, Peary/North Pole Relieve Expedition

  • Cook's 1st expedition to Mt. McKinley

  • Cook's 2nd expedition to Mt. McKinley

  • Cook announces he reached North Pole

    Perry disputes Cook's claim
  • Cook begins North Pole Expedition

  • Byrd enters the US Naval Academy

  • Wilkins photographs the Balkan War

  • Period: to

    World War I