Ethan Unit 3 Timeline

Events

Articles of Confederation

November 15, 1777 - March 1, 1781

Land Ordinance of 1785

May 20, 1785

Shays' Rebellion

August 1786 - June 1787

Annapolis Convention

September 11, 1786 - September 14, 1786

3/5 Compromise

1787

The Great Compromise

1787

Fugitive Slave Clause

1787

Federalist Papers

1787

Anti-Federalist Papers

1787

Constitutional Convention

May 25, 1787 - September 17, 1787

Northwest Ordinance of 1787

July 13, 1787

Ratification of the Constitution

June 21, 1788

French Revolution

1789 - 1799

Washington's Presidency

April 30, 1789 - March 4, 1797

Judiciary Act of 1789

September 24, 1789

Washington D.C. becomes the Capital

July 16, 1790

Whiskey Rebellion

1791 - 1794

First Bank of the U.S.

February 25, 1791

Ratification of the Bill of Rights

December 15, 1791

Proclamation of Neutrality

May 1793

Battle of Fallen Timbers

August 20, 1794

Jay's Treaty

November 19, 1794

Treaty of Greenville

August 3, 1795

Pinckney's Treaty

October 27, 1795

Washington's Farewell Address

September 19, 1796

John Adams' Presidency

March 4, 1797 - March 4, 1801

XYZ Affair

July 1797 - October 1798

Alien and Sedition Acts

1798 - 1799

Virginia and Kentucky Resolutions

November 16, 1798 - December 3, 1799

"Midnight Judges"

March 3, 1801

Thomas Jefferson's Presidency

March 4, 1801 - March 4, 1809

First Barbary War

May 10, 1801 - June 10, 1805

Marbury v. Madison

February 24, 1803

Napoleonic Wars

May 18, 1803 - November 20, 1815

Louisiana Purchase

July 4, 1803

Embargo Act of 1807

December 22, 1807