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homestead act

1862

2

barbed wire

1874

3

oregon trail

1836

4

gold discovered in california

1848

5

Indians appropriation act

1851

6

completion of transcontinental railroad

1869

7

dawes act

1887

8

Oklahoma land rush

1893

9

second fort Laramie treaty

1868

10

American civil war

1861-5

11

Mormons reach Great Salt Lake

1847

12

McCoy makes Abilene

1867

13

Timbre Culture Act

1873

14

Little Crow's War

1861-2

15

Sand Creek Massacre

1864

16

Red Cloud's War

1866-8

17

Donner Party

1846-7

18

Gold rush Cal begins

1849

19

Wounded Knee Massacre

1890

20

Billy the Kid shot

1881

21

Quarantine law in Missouri blocks Texan cattle

1855

22

Gold discovered in Montana territory

1862

23

Goodnight Loving trail

1866