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1929 The Great Depression begins
1939 - 1945 World War II
1945 Atomic bomb detonated (Hiroshima)
1950 Korean War begins
1964 - 1973 Vietnam War
1898 Spanish-American War
1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
1908 Ford produces Model T
1913 Edison invents movies w/sound
1914 - 1918 World War I
1846 War w/Mexico,Calif & NM acquired
1861 - 1865 Civil War, North vs. South
1867 Alaska Territory purchased
1869 Transcontinental Railroad complete
1879 Edison invents phono/light bulb
 Magnus Cooley Tait
 b.1862 Channahon, Will, Illinois
 d.1913 San Bernardino, CA
 Marion Fred Tait
 b.1896 Oceanside, San Diego, CA
 d.1965 Kern Co., California
 John Henry Myers
 b.1834 Eden Twp, La Salle, IL
 d.1894 Oceanside, San Diego, CA
 Mary Elizabeth Meyers
 b.1870 Los Angeles, California
 d.1911 San Bernardino, CA
 Elizabeth Fancher
 b.1848 St. Louis, MO
 d.1871 Los Angeles, California
 Francis May
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