Ulysses Grant Timeline


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Ulysses Grant Presidency Timeline
Ulysses Grant was the 18th President of the United States who served in office from March 4, 1869 to March 4, 1877. What were the key events during his presidency? The Ulysses Grant Presidency Timeline provides a fast, but detailed, overview of the important issues and key events with a brief explanation of each of the important events and the dates on which they occurred.

Ulysses Grant Presidency Timeline
Ulysses Grant Timeline covers the history, important accomplishments and key issues of his presidency from March 4, 1869 to March 4, 1877 that included:

His presidency is marred by a number of scandals
The Panic of 1873 triggering a important depression
The Battle of Little Bighorn and the 15th Amendment to the Constitution

Ulysses Grant Presidency Timeline
The following fact file format provides a fast overview of the Ulysses Grant Presidency with a History Timeline of the important events and accomplishments of his presidency. Ulysses Grant Presidency Timeline details the sequence of key historical events and accomplishments arranged in chronological order that had a significant impact on the history of the United States of America.

Ulysses Grant Timeline: Presidential Timeline of Important Events
1869His inauguration as 18th President of the United States
1869March 10, 1869: The Transcontinental Railroad was completed joining the eastern and western halves of the United States
1869September 24, 1869: The Black Friday Scandal that involved James Fisk and Jay Gould and the collapse of the U.S. gold market
1869The Knights of Labor, the first major American labor union, was founded
1870The Fifteenth Amendment of the Constitution was ratified stating that a citizen's right to vote cannot be taken away because of race, the color of their skin, or because they were previously slaves.
1870The President vetoes the Private Relief Bill
1871The Indian Appropriation Act is passed with an amendment ending tribal recognition and the treaty system
1871The Ku Klux Klan Act, one of the Enforcement Acts, is passed
1871KKK members tried and convicted by federal courts in Mississippi.
1871The Great Chicago Fire of 1871
1871The Treaty of Washington is signed between the United States and Britain
1872The Credit Mobilier Scandal involved the illegal manipulation of contracts by the Union Pacific Railroad and the Credit Mobilier construction company
1872The Modoc War (1872 - 1873) in California and Oregon led by Captain Jack
1872Yellowstone Park was established
1873Levi Strauss and Jacob Davis, one of Strauss's customers and inventor of the first pair of riveted denim pants, patent their new style of denim blue jeans.
1873The Panic of 1873, a financial crisis that triggered a depression
1873Joseph Glidden invented barbed wire.
1875The Whiskey Ring Scandal involved whiskey distillers who conspired to defraud the government of taxes
1875The Civil Rights Act of 1875 was passed but it was not enforced, and the Supreme Court declared it unconstitutional in 1883. This led to the establishment of the Jim Crow Laws.
1875The 'Long Strike of 1875' by the Molly Maguires a secret society of Irish coal miners who fought against the coal companies
1876June 25: March 1876 Alexander Graham Bell patents the telephone
1876June 25: The Battle of Little Bighorn, part of the Great Sioux War, when General George Custer and the 7th Cavalry were defeated by Native American warriors led by Chief Sitting Bull.
1876The Belknap Bribery Scandal in which William W. Belknap, secretary of war, was charged with receiving bribes
1877The Cuban Rebellion, the Ten Year War (1867-1877), against Cuban Rebels and Spain came to an end. Grant applied pressure on Spain after the Virginius affair and the two sides made peace
1877His presidency and term in office ends. The next US President was Rutherford B. Hayes
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