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French and Indian War

1754 - 1763

Sugar Act

1764

Replaced the Molasses act - taxed sugars molasses ect.

Stamp Act

1765

Tax on all printed items

Quartering act

1765

Forced colonists to house British soldiers

Lexington and Concord

1775

Declaration of Independence

1776


United States declaring independence from Britain

Shay's Rebellion

1786 - 1787

Federalist papers

1787 - 1788

George Washington's presidency

1789 - 1796

Constitution

1789

The Bill of Rights

1791

Cotton Gin

1793

Made cotton farming faster and easier

Whiskey Rebellion

1794

George Washington ended it before it got out of hand, he marched there on his own horse to end it.

Marbury v. Madison

1803

Lewis and Clark expedition

1804 - 1806

Era of Good Feelings

1817 - 1825

No real political parties, real peace everywhere

McCulloch v. Maryland

1819

Election of 1824

1824

Presidency of the "Common man"

1829 - 1837

Indian Removal act

1830

Nat Turner revolt

1831

Nullification Crisis

1832 - 1833

Trail of Tears

1838

Election of 1840

1840

Mexican American war

1846

California Gold Rush

1849

Compromise of 1850

1850

Kansas Nebraska act

1854