History

Timeline created by JonathonMEldridge
In History
  • 17,773 BCE

    Boston Tea Party

    Boston  Tea Party
    A political protest that occurred on December 16 1773 at Griffin's Wharf in Boston
  • Massacre at Mystic

  • The Scalp Act

  • The Battles of Lexington and Concord

    The Battles of Lexington and Concord
    first military engagements
  • The Declaration of Independence is Signed

    The Declaration of Independence is Signed
    Congress members signed the declaration. Not every man who had been present on July 4 signed the declaration
  • Winter at Valley Forge

    Winter at Valley Forge
    Valley Forge functioned as the third of eight winter encampments for the Continental Army's main body
  • Articles of Confederation are Ratified

    Articles of Confederation are Ratified
    The Continental Congress adopted the Articles of Confederation, the first constitution of the United States
  • The Battle of Yorktown

    general wallis surrendered to general Washington
  • The 3/5ths Compromise

  • The Constitution is Ratified

    The Constitution is Ratified
    the official framework of the government of the United States
  • Inauguration of President George Washington

    Inauguration of President George Washington
    inauguration of George Washington as the first President of the United States was held on
  • Washington's Farewell Address

    Washington's Farewell Address
    as a valedictory to "friends and fellow-citizens" after 20 years of public service to the United States. He wrote it near the end of his second term of presidency before retiring to his home at Mount Vernon in Virginia
  • death of george washinton

    death of george washinton
    he died of Epiglottitis
  • Election Day, 1800

    Election Day, 1800
    he 1800 United States presidential election was the fourth presidential election. It was held ... Because each state could choose its own election day in 1800
  • Marbury vs. Madison

    Marbury vs. Madison
    a court case where the U.S. Supreme Court first declared an act of Congress unconstitutional,
  • Slave Trade Ends in the United States

  • Battle of Tippecanoe

  • The Missouri Compromise

  • Indian Removal Act

  • Trail of Tears

  • Nat Turner Rebellion

  • The Fugitive Slave Act

  • Dred Scott Decision

    scott vs sansford
  • The Dead Rabbits Riot

  • Emancipation Proclamation

  • 13th Amendment

  • The Ku Klux Klan is Established

  • 14th Amendment

  • John D. Rockefeller Creates Standard Oil

  • 15th Amendment

  • Alexander Graham Bell Patents the Telephone

  • Battle of Little Bighorn

  • The Great Oklahoma Land Race

  • Battle of Wounded Knee

  • Plessy vs. Ferguson

  • The Wizard of Oz (Book) is Published

  • Teddy Roosevelt Becomes President of the United States

  • Ida Tarbell Publishes Her Article About Standard Oil

  • Ford Motor Company is Founded

  • The 16th Amendment is Passed

  • Angel Island Opens to Process Immigrants

  • The 17th Amendment is Passed

  • The Empire State Building Opens

  • Ellis Island Opens to Process Immigrants