1901 AMA Formed
Organized at ameeting in Philadelphia, which 250 delegates attended. It was the firstnational medical convention in the US. Today it represents one-third of thenation's doctor's, and it has its own journal.
1909 Dollar Diplomacy Began
Itis a term used to describe the effort of the United States,particularly under President William HowardTaft, to further its aims in Latin Americaand East Asia through use of its economicpower by guaranteeing loans made to foreign countries.
1906 Burke Act
designed to "correct" certain defects in the General Allotment Act (GAA) also known as the Dawes Act of 1887, under which the land in the Indian reservations was to be broken up and distributed to individual Indians in order to encourage Americanization.
1903 Department of Labor and Commerce Formed
The mission of the department was to "promote job creation and improve living standards for all Americans by creating an infrastructure that promotes economic growth, technological competitiveness, and sustainable development"
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