APUSH Review

America Beyond

City Upon a Hill

1630

Washington's Farewell Address

September 1796

Embargo Act of 1807

1807

Non-Intercourse Act of 1809

1809

Monroe Doctrine

1823

Removal Policy

1830 - 1840

Reservation Policy

1840 - 1890

Polk Corollary

1845

Manifest Destiny

1845

American Party Established (Know Nothings)

1850

Homestead Act of 1862

1862

Morrill Act of 1862

1862

Dawes-Severalty Act

1887

Olney Corollary

1895

Spanish-American War

1898 - 1901

Open Door Policy

1899

Open Door Policy

1899

Platt Amendment

1901

Platt Amendment

1902 - 1934

Roosevelt Corollary

1904

Dollar Diplomacy

1909 - 1913

Dollar Diplomacy (Taft)

1909 - 1913

Mexican Revolution

1911

Panama Canal

1913

Fourteen Points

1919

Kellogg-Briand Pact

1928

Good Neighbor Policy

1933 - 1945

Neutrality Acts

1935 - 1937

Neutrality Act of 1939

1939

World War II

1939 - 1945

Atlantic Charter

1941

American Century

1941

Cold War

1945 - 1991

Vietnam War

1945 - 1973

Truman Doctrine

1947

Marshall Plan

1947

Marshall Plan

1947

Truman Doctrine

1947

Korean War

1950 - 1953

New Look

1953 - 1961

Bay of Pigs Invasion

1961

Vietnam War

1964 - 1975

US Aids Israel

1972

OPEC Oil Crisis

1973

Persian Gulf War

1990 - 1991

NAFTA/WTO Founded

1993

American Culture

American Diversity

Transatlantic Slave Trade

1600 - 1800

Virginia Slave Codes

1705

Chesapeake Rebellion

1730

Pontiac's Rebellion

1763

Pontiac's Rebellion

1763

Black Hawk War

1832

Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo

1848

“Gilded Age”

1866 - 1896

Haymarket Square

1886

Settlement Houses

1889

Sherman Antitrust Act

1890

YMCA/YWCA

1890

Wilmington Massacre

1898

Triangle Shirtwaist Fire

1911

Clayton Antitrust Act

1914

The New Deal

1933

Bracero Program

1942 - 1964

Zoot-Suit Riots

1943

Freedom Rides

1961

Freedom Summer

1964

Economic Opportunity Act of 1964

1964

Immigration Act of 1965

1965

The Great Society

1966

Kent State Massacre

1970

Reaganomics

1981 - 1989

American Freedom

Virginia Colony Founded

1607

Mayflower Compact

1620

Plymouth Colony Founded

1620

(and signing of the Mayflower Compact)

New Hampshire Founded

1629

Massachusetts Bay Colony Founded

1629

Maryland Founded

1632

Pequot's War

1634 - 1638

Rhode Island Founded

1644

Navigation Acts

1651 - 1696

Carolina Founded

1663

New Jersey Founded

1665

New York as British Colony

1674

King Phillip's War

1675

Pennsylvania Founded

1681

King William's War

1701

Delaware Founded

1704

Carolina split into N and S

1712

Georgia Founded

1732

Albany Plan of Union

1754

Paxton Boy's Rebellion

1763

Proclamation of 1763

1763

Sugar Act

1764

Stamp Act

1765

Virginia Stamp Act Resolutions

May 1765

Stamp Act Congress

October 1765

Declaratory Act

1766

Townshend Revenue Acts

1767

Sons of Liberty

1769

Boston Massacre

March 5, 1770

Tea Act

1773

Declaration and Resolves

1774

Intolerable Acts

1774

Committees of Correspondence

1774

First Continental Congress

September 1774

Formation of the Second Continental Congress

1775

Revolutionary War

1775 - 1783

Declaration of Independence

1776

Articles of Confederation

1776

Thomas Paine's Common Sense Published

1776

Vermont Founded

1777

Drafting of the Constitution

1787

Constitution Ratified

1788

Alien and Sedition Acts

1789

George Washington elected first president

1789

Indian Trade and Intercourse Act

1790

Bill of Rights

1791

First American Party System

1792 - 1824

Whiskey Rebellion

1794

KY and VA Resolves

1798

Creek War

1813

Hartford Convention

1814

End of the Federalist Party

1816

American Colonization Society

1817

Era of Good Feelings

1817 - 1824

Nineteenth Amendment

1820

Second American Party System

1824 - 1856

Election of 1824 and the Corrupt Bargain

1824

end of the First American Party System

Constitution of 1824 (Mexico)

1824

Jackson elected president

1829

Black Codes

1830 - 1860

Indian Removal Act

1830

Cherokee v. GA

1831

Female Moral Reform Society

1834

Indian Intercourse Act

1834

Trail of Tears

1838

Seneca Falls Convention

1848

Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo

1848

Dred Scott v. Sanford

1857

Cortina's War

1859

Third American Party System

1860 - 1896

Homestead Act

1862

Special Field Order 15

1865

13th Amendment

1865

Civil Rights Act of 1866

1866

Civil Rights Bill

1866

Reconstruction Act of 1867

1867

Reconstruction Act of 1867

1867

universal male suffrage, states make new constitutions, South is occupied by North

14th Amendment

1868

15th Amendment

1870

Slaughterhouse Cases

1873

Women's Education and Industrial Union

1877

Nez Perce War

1877

Civil Rights Cases

1883

Dawes Severalty Act

1887

Jim Crow Laws

1890

Settlement House

1890 - 1900

Wounded Knee Massacre

1890

Plessy v Ferguson

1896

Fourth American Party System

1896 - 1932

Grandfather Clause

1898

Mann Act

1910

Espionage and Sedition Acts

1917 - 1918

19th Amendment

1920

Border Patrol established

1924

League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) formed

1929

Fifth American Party System

1932

Indian Re-Organization Act

1934

Morgan v Virginia

1938

Missouri ex rel. Gaines vs. Canada

1938

Selective Service Act of 1940

1940

Executive Order 8802

1941

banned discrimination in government and defense industries

Woman's Army Auxiliary Corps

1942

Bracero program

1942

Zoot suit riots

1943

Mendez v. Westminster

1947

Executive Order 9981

1948

GI Forum founded

1948

Brown v Board of Education

1954

Hernandez decision

1954

Operation Wetback

1954

Civil Rights Act of 1957

1957

La raza movement starts

1960

Alliance for Progress

1961

Alianza Federal de Mercedes

1963

Civil Rights Act of 1964

1964

Voting Rights Act

1965

Immigration and Nationality Act of 1965

1965

Crusade for Justice

1965

Black Panther Party is founded

1966

Brown Berets founded

1967

Indian Civil Rights Act

1968

Trail of Broken Treaties

1972

18th Amendment

1979

Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986

1986

American Identity

Virginia Company Settles Jamestown

1607

First African Slaves Arrive in North America

1619

The Market Revolution

1793 - 1860

Virginia Resolution

1799

opposition the the Article of Confederation, favored states' rights

Rise of Southern Cotton Industry

1800

Louisiana Purchase

1803

Indian Removal Act

1830

Nullification Crisis

1832

Oregon Trail

1840 - 1860

Free Soil Party

1848 - 1852

California gold rush

1849

Gilded Age

1860 - 1896

Civil War

1861 - 1865

South Secedes from the Union

1861

Homestead Act of 1862

1862

South Fully Rejoins the Union

1868

Transcontinental railroad

1869

1st national park

1872

Dawes Severalty Act

1887

Gospel of Wealth

1889

Wounded Knee Massacre

1890

Plessy vs. Fergusen

1896

Brown vs. Board of Education

1954

Crisis in Little Rock

1957

Freedom Rides

1961

The Feminine Mystique

1963

Immigration and Nationality Act of 1965

1965

The Silent Majority (Nixon's campaign)

1968

Rise of Conservatism

1970

American Reform

Boston Tea party

1773

American Society for the Promotion of Temperance founded

1826

Massachusetts begins funding public schools with public taxes

1827

Workingmen's Party Founded

1827

General Union for Promoting the Observance of the Christian Sabbath founded

1828

New York City Strikes

1833

General Trade Union Strikes

1833 - 1837

Organize 40+ strikes

Female Moral Reform Society founded

1834

Letters on the Equality of the Sexes and the Condition of Women

1838

Written by Sarah Grimke

Abortion outlawed in most states

1840 - 1860

Dorthea Dix campaigned for the Asylum Movement

1843 - 1854

Seneca Falls Convention

1848

Emancipation Proclamation

1863

13th Amendment

1865

Freedman's Bureau

1865 - 1869

American Equal Rights Association Founded

1866

Founded by Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Susan B. Anthony, and Lucy Stone

Reconstruction Acts

1867

Suffrage movement splits into to form NWSA and AWSA

1868

14th Amendment

1868

Knights of Labor Founded

1869

15th Amendment

1870

Civil Rights Act of 1875

1875 - 1883

Great Uprising of 1877

1877

American Federation of Labor founded

1886

Haymarket Riot & End of Knights of Labor

1886

Peak of “The Eight Hour League” campaign

1886

People's Party Founded

1891

Industrial Workers of the World Founded

1905

Muller v. Oregon

1908

Maximum work hours for women

Founding of NAACP

1909

Triangle Shirtwaste Factory Fire

1911

National Woman's Party founded

1916

Prohibition (18th Amendment)

1919 - 1933

Harlem Renaissance

1919 - 1930

League of Women Voters established

1920

19th Amendment ratified

1920

Granted suffrage to women

Sheppard-Towner Act

1921

Federally funded health program for prenatal and child health-care centers

ERA Introduced

1923

"Equality of rights under the law shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or any state on account of sex."

Black Cabinet

1935

Executive order 8802

1941

Double V Campaign

1941 - 1945

Women's Army Auxiliary Corps (WAAC) and WAVES created

1942

CORE founded

1942

Brown v. Board

1954

SCLC founded

1957

Intergration of Little Rock High School

1957

SNCC founded

1960

Freedom Rides

1961

Freedom Summer

1964

Civil Rights Act of 1964

1964

Voting Rights Act of 1965

1965

"Bloody Sunday" march

1965

National Organization for Women (NOW) Formed

1966

Black Panther Party

1966 - 1982

Women's Liberation Movement

1968 - 1980

Assassination of MLK

1968

ERA approved by Congress

1972

Ratified by 35 states. Three votes short of passage in 1979.

Roe v. Wade

1973

Legalized abortion in the first trimester

ERA dies in Congress

1982

Demographic Changes

Irish Potato Famine

1845 - 1849

Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo

1848

California Gold Ruse

1849

Chinese Exclusion Act

1882

Immigration Restriction League Founded

1893

Emergency Quota Act

1920

Immigration Act of 1924

1924

Internal Security Act

1950

Operation Wetback

1954

Immigration and Nationality Act of 1965

1965

Economic Transformations

New England fur trade

1620 - 1672

Invention of Cotton Gin

1794

Embargo Act

1807

National Road built

1808

Internal Slave Trade

1815 - 1860

Creation of 2nd National Bank

1816

First Industrial Revolution

1820 - 1870

Erie Canal built

1825

"King Cotton"

1860 - 1861

Growth of Transcontinental Railroad

1880

Introduction of lightbulb

1882

American Federation of Labor created (AFL)

1886

Interstate Commerce Commission created

1887

Populist Movement

1892 - 1908

16th Amendment

1913

Federal Reserve Act

1913

War Industries Board created

1917

Proportion of urban population exceeds rural

1920

2nd Industrial Revolution

1920 - 1925

Federal Housing Administration

1953

Federal Highway Act of 1956

1956

Medicare

1965

National Welfare Rights Organization

1967

AFL-CIO Losing 30% of Members

1970 - 1982

Omnibus Reconciliation Act of 1981

1981

Economic Recovery Tax Act of 1981

1981

1982 Recession

1982 - 1983

Gramm-Rudman Act

1985

Environment

Gold Rush

1849 - 1855

Yellowstone National Park

1872

Timber Culture Act

1873

Yosemite National Park

1890

General Land Revision Act

1891

Sierra Club

1892

Forest Management Act

1897

Newlands Reclamation Act

1902

Hetch Hetchy Valley

1906

when project was first proposed

National Park Service

1916

Dust Bowl

1930 - 1940

Civilian Conservation Corps

1933

Agricultural Adjustment Administration

1933

Resettlement Administration

1935

Boulder Dam (Hoover Dam)

1935

Rachel Carson's Silent Spring

1962

Sunbelt

1970 - 1981

Environmental Protection Agency

1970

Three Mile Island

1979

Religion

Puritans

1620

Mayflower Arrives

1620

Massachusetts Bay Company

1629

The Great Migration

1629 - 1643

City on a Hill

1630

Roger Williams establishes Providence

1636

Anne Hutchinson is banished

1638

King Charles II's Toleration Act

1661

Half-Way Covenant

1662

William Penn creates Pennsylvania

1676

"Holy Experiment"

1682

Salem Witch Trials

1692

Saybrook Platform

1708

The Enlightenment

1715 - 1789

First Great Awakening

1730 - 1780

Jonathan Edwards publishes “Sinners in the Hands of An Angry God”:

1741

Second Great Awakening

1790 - 1860

Jane Addams Founds First Settlement House

1889

Jacob Riis published "How the Other Half Lives"

1890

Southern Progressives Strengthen Jim Crow Laws

1900 - 1910

Mann Act Passed

1910

Triangle Fire

1911

Roe v. Wade

1973

War

War with Algonquians

1622 - 1632

English Civil War

1642 - 1651

Bacon's Rebellion

1675 - 1676

King Philip's War

1675 - 1676

Culpeper's Rebellion

1677

King William's War

1689 - 1697

Slave Rebellions

1700 - 1750

Queen Anne's War

1702 - 1713

King George's War

1744 - 1748

The French And Indian War (Seven Years War)

1754 - 1763

Pontiac's Uprising

1763

The Boston Massacre

1770

The American Revolution

1776 - 1786

Shay's Rebellion

1787

Whiskey Rebellion

1794

Quasi War

1797 - 1800

Gabriel's Rebellion

1800

War of 1812

1812 - 1815

Battle of New Orleans

1815

Nat Turner's Revolt

1831

Black Hawk War

1832

War for Texas Independence

1835 - 1836

Alamo

February 1836 - March 1836

The Mexican-American War

1846 - 1848

Bleeding Kansas

1856

The Civil War

1861 - 1865

Great Sioux War

1865 - 1867

Wounded Knee Massacre

1890

Spanish-American War

1898

U.S. Occupation of the Philippines

1899 - 1946

U.S. Involvement in World War I

1917 - 1918

Armistice at the End of WWI

11/11/1918

Neutrality Act of 1939

1939

All aid Allies, short of military involvement

Atlantic Charter

1941

Pearl Harbor Attack

12/7/1941

U.S. Involvement in WWII

1942 - 1945

Operation Torch

1943

Allies landed in Africa and took Tunis from the Germans

D-Day

6/6/1944

Allied attack at Normandy leading to the capture of Berlin

Battle on Okinawa Island

4/1/1945

Korean War

1950 - 1953

Cuban Missile Crisis

1961

Tet Offensive

1968

Tonkin Gulf Resolution

1968

Paris Peace Agreement

1973

Persian Gulf War

1990

Downfall of the Soviet Union

1991

Slavery and Its Legacies

Arrival of first slaves

1619

Maryland Headright Grants

1640

Indian Slave trade

1670 - 1717

Royal African Company open slave trade to independent merchants

1692

Rise of Indigo

1740 - 1749

Oladauh Equiano Slave Narrative

1789

invention of cotton gin

1793

Prosser Revolt

1800

American Colonization Society

1817

Missouri Compromise

1820

Vesey Revolt

1822

Nat Turner Revolt

1831

"The Liberator": William Lloyd Garrison

1831

"gag rule"

1836

Liberty Party

1840

Free-Soil Pary

1844

Wilmot Proviso

1846

Fugitive Slave Act

1850

Compromise 1850

1850

Uncle Tom's Cabin

1852

KS/NB Act

1854

Bleeding Kansas

1856

Lecompton Constitution

1857

Dred Scott v. Sanford

1857

Lincoln-Douglas debates

1858

John Brown's Raid

1859

Emancipation Proclamation

1863

13th Amendment

1864

Freedmen's Bureau Established

1865

Black Codes are introduced in South

1865

Special Field Order 15

1865

Civil Rights Act passed

1866

Ku Klux Klan founded

1866

14th Amendment

1868

15th Amendment

1870

Slaughterhouse Cases

1873

Plessy v. Ferguson

1896