APUSH

Main

Colonial Era

1607 - 1776

French and Indian War

1754 - 1763

Road to Revolution

1763 - 1776

Salutary neglect ends

Revolution

1776 - 1783

Articles of Confederation

1777 - 1787

Mexican War

1846 - 1848

Civil War

1861 - 1865

Gilded Age

1865 - 1900

Reconstruction

1865 - 1876

Progressive

1900 - 1917

Panam Canal

1902 - 1914

WW1

1914 - 1918

Great Depression

1929 - 1934

"New Deal"

1932 - 1941

WW2

1939 - 1945

Cold War

1945 - 1990

Korean War

1950 - 1953

Civil Rights Movement

1955 - 1970

Vietnam War

1959 - 1975

"The Great Society"

1963 - 1980

liberal; war on poverty

Presidents

GW

1789 - 1797

Adams

1797 - 1801

Jefferson

1801 - 1809

Madison

1809 - 1817

Monroe

1817 - 1825

JQA

1825 - 1829

AJ

1829 - 1837

Polk

1845 - 1849

Lincoln

1861 - 1865

Grant

1869 - 1877

Hayes

1877 - 1881

McKinley

1897 - 1901

Teddy

1901 - 1909

Taft

1909 - 1913

Wilson

1913 - 1921

Hoover

1929 - 1933

FDR

1933 - 1945

Truman

1945 - 1953

Eisenhower

1953 - 1961

JFK

1961 - 1963

LBJ

1963 - 1969

Nixon

1969 - 1974

Ford

1974 - 1977

Reagan

1981 - 1989

Bush

1989 - 1993

Clinton

1993 - 2001

GWB

2001 - 2009

Specifics

Jamestown

1607

1st African Slaves

1619

Pilgrims in Plymouth

1620

Puritans to MBC

1629

Harvard

1636

Bacon's Rebellion

1676

Proclamation of 1763

1763

Pontiac's Rebellion

1763

Sugar/Stamp Acts

1765

Declaratory Act

1766

Townshend Act

1767

Boston Massacre

1770

Boston Tea Party

1773

Lexington and Concord

1775

Declaration of Independence

1776

Saratoga

1777

British lose

French join war

1778

Treaty of Paris

1783

Northwest Ordinance

1785

Constitutional Convention

1787

Shay's Rebellion

1787

Whiskey Rebellion

1794

Jay Treaty

1795

Pinckney's Treaty

1795

KY and VA resolutions

1798

Alien and Sedition Acts

1798

Quasi War

1798

LA purchase

1803

Marbury v Madison

1803

Slave trade ended

1808

Treaty of Ghent

1814

Dartmouth v Woodward

1819

Sanctity of Contract

McCullough v Maryland

1819

Federal Supremacy

MO Compromise

1820

Monroe Doctrine

1823

Nat Turner's Rebellion

1831

Worcester v Georgia

1832

Cherokees; Ignored by AJ; Trail of Tears

Nullification Crisis

1832

TX Revolution

1835

Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo

1848

Compromise of 1850

1850

Gadsden Purchase

1853

Kansas-Nebraska Act

1854

Bleeding Kansas

1856

Dred Scott Decision

1857

Harper's Ferry

1859

Emancipation Proclamation

1862

Antietam

1862

Lincoln assassinated

1865

13th

1865

abolishes slavery

Alaska purchased

1867

14th

1868

Civil Rights

15th

1870

forbids denial of vote on racial grounds

Little Big Horn

1876

Interstate Commerce Commission

1887

Wounded Knee

1890

Sherman Anti-Trust Act

1890

Plessy v. Ferguson

1896

Separate but equal

Hawaii annexed

1898

War w/ Spain

1898

Pure Food and Drug Act

1906

"The Jungle"

16th

1913

income tax

Lusitania

1915

US enters war

1917

Treaty of Versailles

1918

18th

1919

prohibition

19th

1920

women right to vote

Lindbergh crosses Atlantic

1927

Stock Market Crash

1929

21st

1933

repeals prohibition

20th

1933

inauguration day date

Social Security Act

1935

Lend-Lease

1941

Pearl Harbor

December 7, 1941

Coral Sea and Midway

1942

Yalta Conference

1945

Atom bombs

1945

Iron Curtain Speech

1946

Marshall Plan

1947

Containment; Red Scare

Berlin Airlift

1948

NATO

1949

22nd

1951

limits presidency to 2 terms

Brown v Board of Education

1954

overrules separate but equal

Sputnik

1957

Little Rock Crisis

1957

Civil Rights Act

1957

NASA

1958

U2 incident

1960

shot down over Russia

Freedom Rides

1961

Bay of Pigs

1961

Peace Corps

1961

Cuban Missile Crisis

1962

JFK assassinated

1963

"I Have A Dream"

1963

Gulf of Tonkin

1964

Beatles

1964

Malcolm X assassinated

1965

MLK assassinated

1968

Tet offensive

1968

Man on moon

1969

Talks w/ China

1971

Watergate

1972

Nixon resigns

1974

Panama Canal Treaty

1978

Contra-affair Nicaragua

1982

Berlin Wall opened

1989

Nuclear arms reduction

1991

Roe v Wade

1992

abortion

Clinton impeached

1998

9/11

2001