1800-1876

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In History
  • Thomas Jefferson

    Thomas Jefferson
    Thomas Jefferson becomes 3rd president of the United States.
  • The Louisiana Purchase

    The Louisiana Purchase
    The Louisiana Purchase was the acquisition of the territory of Louisiana by the United States from France in 1803 for 15 million. The United States acquired a total of 828,000 sq miles.
  • The War of 1812

    The War of 1812
    The War of 1812 was a conflict fought between the United States and its allies, and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland and its allies.
  • The Mexican-American War

    The Mexican-American War
    The Mexican-American War was a conflict between the United States and Mexico with the purpose of gaining independence from Mexico.
  • Abraham Lincoln

    Abraham Lincoln
    Abraham Lincoln becomes the 16th president of the United States.
  • The American Civil War

    The American Civil War
    The American Civil War was a civil war in the United States fought between northern states loyal to the Union and southern states that had seceded to form the Confederate States of America.
  • The Battle of Gettysburg

    The Battle of Gettysburg
    The Battle of Gettysburg was fought in the town of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, by Union and Confederate forces during the American Civil War. The battle involved the largest number of casualties of the entire war.
  • Andrew Johnson

    Andrew Johnson
    Andrew Johnson becomes the 17th president of the United States.
  • The Battle at Palmito Ranch

    The Battle at Palmito Ranch
    The final battle of the Civil War took place at Palmito Ranch, Texas.
  • Abolition of slavery

    Abolition of slavery
    Slavery abolished in the U.S.