Unit 3 US History

Events

Articles of Confederation

1777 - 1781

Land Ordinance of 1785

1785

Shays' Rebellion

1786 - 1787

Annapolis Convention

September 11, 1786 - September 14, 1786

Federalist Papers

1787 - 1788

Fugitive Slave Clause

1787

Great Compromise

1787

Northwest Ordinance of 1787

1787

Anti-Federalists Papers

1787

3/5 Compromise

1787

Constitutional Convention

May 25 1787 - September 17, 1787

Judiciary Act of 1789

1789

Virginia and Kentucky Resolutions

1789 - 1799

French Revolution

1789 - 1799

Washington's Presidency

April 30, 1789 - March 4, 1797

Ratification of Constitution

September 25th, 1789

Whiskey Rebellion

1791

Ratification of the Bill of Rights

December 15, 1791

Battle of Fallen Timbers

August 20, 1794

Jay's Treaty

November 19, 1794

The Treaty of Greenville

August 3 1795

Pinckney's Treaty

October 27, 1795

Proclamation of Neutrality

1796

Washington's Farewell Address

1796

First Bank of the US

1797

John Adams' Presidency

March 4, 1797 - March 4, 1801

XYZ Affair

July 1797 - October 1798

Alien and Sedition Acts

1798

"Midnight Judges"

1801

First Barbary War

1801 - 1805

Washington D.C. becomes the capital

March 1801

Thomas Jefferson's Presidency

March 4, 1801 - March 4, 1809

Napoleonic Wars

1803 - 1815

Louisiana Purchase

1803

Marbury vs. Madison

1803

Embargo Act of 1807

1807