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1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
1908 Ford produces Model T
1913 Edison invents movies w/sound
1914 - 1918 World War I
1929 The Great Depression begins
1861 - 1865 Civil War, North vs. South
1867 Alaska Territory purchased
1869 Transcontinental Railroad complete
1879 Edison invents phono/light bulb
1898 Spanish-American War
1789 George Washington first president
1803 Louisiana Territory Purchased
1805 Lewis and Clark reach Pacific
1812 - 1814 War of 1812 with Britain
1846 War w/Mexico,Calif & NM acquired
 James Armstrong Whiteside
 b.1782 Rutherfor, North Carolina
 d.1848 Eddyville, Pope, Illinois
 John Barnett Whiteside
 b.1818 Eddyville, Pope, Illinois
 d.1887 Eddyville, Pope, Illinois
 Elizabeth Hobbs Rose
 b.1785 Randolph, Illinois
 d.1860 Pope, Illinois
 John Barnett Whiteside
 b.1852 Pope, Illinois
 d.1927 New Burnside, Illinois
 Margarette Shufflelbarger
 Sarah Jane Roberts