SPA Certification

Cultural-Political

The Industrial Revolution

1760 - 1830

The American Revolution

1776 - 1783

The Civil War

1861 - 1865

WWI

1914 - 1918

The Great Depression

1929 - 1943

WWII

1939 - 1946

Breakthrough Inventions (partial list)

Newton's Law of Motion

1687

Thomas Edison: Telegraph, Phonograph, Light Bulb

1870 - 1879

Penicillin Discovered and successfully used

1928 - 1942

Agencies and Funding (partial list)

Hygienic Lab (Predecessor NIH)

1887

Deparment of Defense

1900

Department of Education

1900

Department of Energy

1900

Department of Health and Human Services

1900

AHRQ (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality)

1900

Department of Agriculture

1900

Deparment of Commerce

1900

Department of Homeland Security

1900

Department of Housing and Urban Development

1900

Department of the Interior

1900

Department of Justice

1900

Department of Labor

1900

Department of State

1900

Department of Transportation

1900

Department of the Treasury

1900

Department of Veterans Affairs

1900

Regulations (partial list)

Morrill Act passed (Land Grant College Act)

1862