Us history A timeline

Timeline created by mperreira
In History
  • Oct 12, 1492

    Discovery of America

    Discovery of America
  • Settlement of Jamestown

    Settlement of Jamestown
  • French and Indian War

    French and Indian War
  • The invention of the cotton gin

    The invention of the cotton gin
  • The Boston Tea Party

    The Boston Tea Party
  • The Battle of Lexington and Concord

    The Battle of Lexington and Concord
  • The Declaration of Independence

    The Declaration of Independence
  • The Battle of Yorktown

    The Battle of Yorktown
  • The Constitutional Convention

    The Constitutional Convention
  • The Alien and Sedition Acts

    The Alien and Sedition Acts
  • The Louisiana Purchase

    The Louisiana Purchase
  • 13th, 14th, 15th Amendments

    13th, 14th, 15th Amendments
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    The War of 1812

  • The Missouri Compromise

    The Missouri Compromise
  • Andrew Jackson’s Election

    Andrew Jackson’s Election
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    The Panic of 1837

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    The Trail of Tears

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    The Mexican-American War

  • The invention of the telegraph

     The invention of the telegraph
  • The Compromise of 1850

    The Compromise of 1850
  • The Firing on Fort Sumter

    The Firing on Fort Sumter
  • The Emancipation Proclamation

    The Emancipation Proclamation
  • Surrender at Appomattox Courthouse

    Surrender at Appomattox Courthouse
  • Abraham Lincoln’s Assassination

    Abraham Lincoln’s Assassination
    Sadly this was the day that this man was killed
  • Andrew Johnson’s Impeachment

    Andrew Johnson’s Impeachment
  • The Organization of Standard Oil Trust

  • The invention of the electric light, telephone, and airplane

  • The Pullman and Homestead Strikes

  • The Spanish-American War

  • Theodore Roosevelt becomes president