Here is a vertical timeline snippet by Victor Lebedev. This code snippet uses jquery and you can click on the years to jump to the content for that year. These sort of thing work well on a company about us page to show the progress through the years.
If you are having trouble with the pen, try the archived copy on GitHub
Vertical Timeline Snippet
See the Pen Scroll Timeline (jQuery) by Victor Lebedev (@lebedevdesigns) on CodePen.0