A.P. U.S. History Timeline

Colonial Era 1607-1763

1497
1588
1607 - 1763
May 4, 1607
1620
1636
1638
1647
1649
1689
1733 - 1764
1735
1754 - 1763
1754
1756 - 1761
1758
1759
1759
1764

Pre-Revolutionary Era, 1763-1776

1763 - 1766
1763
1764
1765
1765
1765
1767
1767
1768 - 1776
1770
1773
1773
1774
1775
1775
1775

American Revolution, 1776-1783

1776 - 1783
1776
July 4, 1776
1777
1777
December 19, 1777 - June 18, 1778
September 28, 1781 - October 19, 1781

Articles of Confederation, 1783-1789

1765 - 1798
1781 - 1789
1785
1786
August 1786 - June 1787
1787
1787
October 1787 - August 1788
1788
1789 - July 12, 1804
1792 - 1824

New Nation Era, 1789-1814

1789
1789
1789
1789 - 1797
1791 - 1802
1791 - 1811
1791 - 1794
1793 - 1824
1793
1793 - 1794
1797
1797
March 4, 1797 - March 4, 1801
1798
1798 - 1799
1801 - 1809
1801
1801 - 1835
1802
1803
1804
1804 - 1806
1805 - 1812
1805 - 1812
1807
1809 - 1817
1812
1814
1814 - 1815
1815
1828
April 4, 1841 - March 4, 1845

"Era of Good Feelings" 1814-1828

1794 - 1801
1811
1811 - 1850
1814 - 1828
1815
1817 - 1825
1817 - 1825
1820
1823
1825 - 1829

Age of Jackson, 1828-1840

1816 - 1836
1829
1829 - 1837
1830
1832 - 1833
1833
February 23, 1836 - March 6, 1836
1837 - 1841
1837

Manifest Destiny, 1840-1850

1825 - 1836
1836 - 1859
1840 - 1850
1840 - 1845
March 4, 1841 - April 4, 1841
March 4, 1845 - March 4, 1849
1847 - 1869
1848
1848
1849
March 4, 1849 - July 9, 1850

Pre Civil War Era, 1850-1861

1850 - 1861
1850
July 9, 1850 - March 4, 1853
1853
1853
March 4, 1853 - March 4, 1857
1854
1857
March 4, 1857 - March 4, 1861
1858
1860
1861
1863

Civil War, 1861-1865

1861 - 1865
March 4, 1861 - April 15, 1865
1862 - 1865
1862
1862
1862 - 1865
1863
1864
April 9, 1865

Reconstruction 1865-1877

1860 - 1869
Approx. 1865 - 1950
1865 - 1870
April 15, 1865 - March 4, 1869
1866 - 1873
1866 - 1873
1868
March 4, 1869 - March 4, 1877

Gilded Age, 1865-1900

1852 - 1877
Approx. 1860 - Approx. 1870
1862
1863 - 1869
1864
1867
1867
1870 - 1900
1870 - 1897
1872
1876
March 4, 1877 - March 4, 1881
1879 - 1881
1880 - 1886
1881 - 1914
March 4, 1881 - September 19, 1881
September 19, 1881 - March 4, 1885
1882
1883
1885 - 1900
March 4, 1885 - March 4, 1889
1886
1887
1889
March 4, 1889 - March 4, 1893
1890
1890
1890
1890
18 November 1890
December 29, 1890
1891 - 1896
1892
1892
1893 - 1896
March 4, 1893 - March 4, 1897
26 October 1893
1894
1894
1896
1896 - 1908
1896
March 4, 1897 - September 14, 1901
1898
1898 - 1916
1899
1899
1899 - 1901
1899
Approx. 1900
1901

Progressive Era, 1900-1920

1846 - 1948
20 May 1882 - 1914
1890 - 1915
1900 - 1920
1900 - 1920
September 2, 1901
September 14, 1901 - March 4, 1909
1902
1903
1903 - 1911
8 February 1904 - 5 September 1905
1905
1906
31 August 1907
1909 - 1910
March 4, 1909 - March 4, 1913
July 1909
1912
February 3, 1913
March 4, 1913 - March 4, 1921
May 31, 1913
December 23, 1913
1914
August 15, 1914
August 15, 1914
1915
1916 - 1920
1916
1917
1917
January 8, 1918
October 8, 1918
11 November 1918
1919
January 16, 1919 - January 17, 1920
1920 - 1921

Roaring Twenties, 1920-1929

December 16, 1919 - March 4, 1921
1920 - 1929
1920 - 1933
1920 - 1929
1920 - 1929
1921 - 1924
March 4, 1921 - August 2, 1923
July 14, 1921
November 1921
July 21, 1925
1927
1928

Crash and Depression, 1929-1941

1929
March 4, 1929 - March 4, 1933
May 20, 1929
September 4 1929
October 29, 1929
1932
January 7 1932
1933 - 1944
1933 - 1945
March 4, 1933 - April 12, 1945
5 March 1933
June 12 1933 - July 27 1933
December 5 1933
1934 - September 10, 1935
1934
1934 - 1940
April 12 1934
1935 - September 11, 1941
1935 - 1939
October 5, 1937
12 December 1937
September 1939 - April 1940

WWII Era, 1941-1945

1940
1940
26 may 1940 - 4 June 1940
December 7, 1941
6 June 1944
August 6, 1945 - August 9, 1945