AP U.S. History Notes

1875-1900

  • 1876
    • End of Reconstruction
    • Battle of Little Big Horn
  • 1877: Munn v. Illinois:  Court rules states may regulate warehouse rates
  • 1879: Stand Oil Trust formed
  • 1880s: Big Business emerge
  • 1883
    • Railroad companies divide nation into four time zones
    • Pendleton Civil Service Act
  • 1886: Haymarket Riots
  • 1887
    • Interstate Commerce Commission
    • Davies Act
  • 1890
    • Sherman Anti-Trust Act
    • Massacre at Wounded Knee
    • Sherman Silver Purchase Act
  • 1890-1920: Fifteen million "new" immigrants
  • 1893: Repeal of Sherman Silver Purchase Act
  • 1895
    • Pollock v Farmers
    • Court strikes down income tax
  • 1898
    • War with Spain
    • Hawaii annexed
  • 1899: Peace with Spain, U. S. receives Philippines, Samoa, Guam, and Puerto Rico
  • 1900: Gold Standard

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Aboukhadijeh, Feross. "1875-1900" StudyNotes.org. Study Notes, LLC., 17 Nov. 2012. Web. 19 May. 2019. <https://www.apstudynotes.org/us-history/timelines/1875-1900/>.
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