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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
 Francis Stevenson Glass
 b.1822 Pope, Illinois
 d.1901 Ridgeway, Gallatin, Illinois
 William Theodore Glass
 b.1855 Metropolis, Illinois
 d.1935 Harrisburg, Saline, Illinois
 Emily Ann Modglin
 b.1825 Lebanon, Tennessee
 d.1866 Pope, Illinois
 William Theodore Glass
 b.1893 Harrisburg, Saline, Illinois
 d.1930 Harrisburg, Saline, Illinois
 Mary Jane Dill
 b.1855 Metropolis, Illinois
 d.1906 Harrisburg, Saline, Illinois
 Edith Rose Glass
 b.1915 Harrisburg, Saline, Illinois
 d.1998 Newport Beach, California
 Anna Mae Brown
 b.1896 McHenry, Ohio, Kentucky
 d.1976 Westminster, California