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1908 Ford produces Model T
1913 Edison invents movies w/sound
1914 - 1918 World War I
1929 The Great Depression begins
1939 - 1945 World War II
1867 Alaska Territory purchased
1869 Transcontinental Railroad complete
1879 Edison invents phono/light bulb
1898 Spanish-American War
1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
1803 Louisiana Territory Purchased
1805 Lewis and Clark reach Pacific
1812 - 1814 War of 1812 with Britain
1846 War w/Mexico,Calif & NM acquired
1861 - 1865 Civil War, North vs. South
 Pleasant Haley Modglin
 b.1817 Lebanon, Tennessee
 d.1859 Bluff City, Arkansas
 Thomas Marion Modglin
 d.1925 Metropolis, Illinois
 Louise Jane Whiteside
 b.1823 Eddyville, Pope, Illinois
 d.1907 Webster, Pope, Illinois
 Edgar M Modglin
 b.1873 Pope, Illinois
 d.1937 Johnson, Illinois
 Rebecca Ann Allen
 b.1848 Kentucky
 d.1882 Pope, Illinois
 Sarah Allen
 Joan Modglin
 Callie Brandt