1899 in the United States

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1899 in the United States
Years: 1896 1897 189818991900 1901 1902

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"The beautiful Indian maidens", promotional poster, ca. 1899

Events from the year 1899 in the United States.

Incumbents

Federal Government

Events

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February

March

April

May

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July

August

September

  • September 6 – Open Door Policy is a term in foreign affairs initially used to refer to the United States policy established in the late 19th century and the early 20th century, as enunciated in Secretary of State John Hay's Open Door Note,
  • September 14 – Henry H. Bliss becomes the first motor vehicle accident fatality in the US. On disembarking from a streetcar in New York City, an electric-powered taxicab strikes and crushes him and he dies from his injuries next morning.

October

November

December

Undated

Ongoing

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Deaths

References

  1. "Professional Information". The Major Taylor Society. Retrieved 2012-01-23. 
  2. "Milestones of the U.S. Archival Profession and the National Archives, 1800-2011". U.S. National Archives and Records Administration. Retrieved May 2015.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)

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