U.S. History

Gender Equality

Women as indentured servants

1800

Struggle for equality in education

1800

Women's right to petition gov't

1838

First woman accepted to med school

1847

Seneca Falls Convention

1848

Declaration of rights for women

1876

Formation of National Women's Party

1916

19th Amendment

1920

Equal Rights Amendment

1923

Equal Pay Act

1963

Civil Rights Act

1991

Realized legal equality

1993

Politics

Self Rule of Individual States

1800

Embargo Act

1807

Debates over slavery

1819

Compromise of 1820

1820

Move toward republicansim

1830

Kansas-Nebraska Act

1854

Party Seperation

1860

Civil War

1861 - 1865

Depression

1893

Depression

1929

Progression towards framework representing diversity

1930

Truman distrust

1965

Civil Rights Act

1965

Watergate Scandal

1972