Timeline 1786-1840

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Shays Rebellion

1786 - 1787

Ratification of the Constitution

1787 - 1788

French Revolution

1789 - 1793

Bill of Rights Ratified

1791

Cotton Gin invented

1793

Jays Treaty

1795

Alien Sedition Acts

1798

Quasi War

1798 - 1800

Barbary Wars

1803 - 1804

Louisiana Purchase

1804

Embargo Act

1807

War of 1812

1812 - 1815

Missouri Compromise

1820

Monroe Doctrine

1823

Erie Canal Built

1825

Tariff of Abominations

1828

Indian Removal Act

1830

Webster-Hayne Debate

1830

Nullification Crisis

1833

Bank Crisis

1833

Gag Rule

1836