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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
 Sylvester West
 b.1853
 d.         
 John B. West
 b.1895 Ohio
 d.1972
 John Albert Steddum
 b.1838 San Augustine, Texas
 d.1891 Fannin, Texas
 Earl Stanley West
 b.1917 West Mineral, Kansas
 d.         
 Ida M. Steddum
 b.1872
 d.         
 Lou Ann Bettys
 b.1839 Kentucky
 d.1874
 Carl Donald West
 b.1920 Columbus, Kansas
 d.         
 Josie M.
 b.1897 Kansas
 d.