1700's-2000's

Events

French and Indian War

1756 - 1763

American Revolution

1765 - 1783

Declaration of Independence

July 4, 1776

Ratification of the U.S constitution

June 21, 1788

Louisiana Purchase

1803

War of 1812

June 18, 1812 - February 18, 1815

Mexican American War

April 25, 1846 - February 2, 1848

Civil War

April 12, 1861 - May 9, 1865

Spanish American War

April 1898 - August 1898

World War 1

July 28, 1914 - November 11, 1918

The Great Depression

October 29, 1929 - 1939

World War II

September 1, 1939 - September 2, 1945

Korean Conflict

June 25, 1950 - July 27, 1953

Vietnam War

November 1, 1955 - April 30, 1975

Persian Gulf War

August 2, 1990 - February 28, 1991

9/11

September 11, 2001

Iraq War

March 20, 2003