u.s history timeline

Events

pre columbian civilization

1492

voyage of christopher columbus

1492

life of pocahontas

1595 - 1617

founding of jamestown

1607

era of slavery

1619 - 1865

pilgrams landed at plymouth rack

1620

mayflower- when one of my ancestors arrived in the US

1620

revolutionary war

1775 - 1781

decleration of independance

july 4, 1776

the constitution was written

1787

war of 1812

1812 - 1815

telegraphs become common

1830 - 1839

railroads become common

1830 - 1839

photography becomes common

1840 - 1849

florida becomes a state

1845

mexican american war

1846 - 1848

first professional baseball game

1846

women suffrage movement

1848

civil war

1861 - 1865

wild west

1865 - 1895

second industrial revolution

1870 - 1914

telephone invented

1876

edison invents the lightbulb

1879

internal combustion engine patented

1885