Eras American History

Main

The Colonial Period

1500 - 1763

The American Revolution

1763 - 1787

The United States Constitution

1787 - 1789

The New Nation

1789 - 1824

Jacksonian Democracy and Westward Expansion

1824 - 1850

Sectional Conflict and the Causes of the Civil War

1850 - 1860

The Civil War and Reconstruction

1860 - 1877

Industrialism, War, and the Progressive Era

1877 - 1912

Wilson and World War I

1912 - 1920

The Roaring Twenties and Economic Collapse

1920 - 1929

The Great Depression and the New Deal

1929 - 1941

World War II and the Post-War Era

1941 - 1960

The New Frontier, Vietnam, and Social Upheavel

1960 - 1972

Watergate, Carter. and the New Conservatism

1972 - 2001