Timeline Activity

Events

Monroe Doctrine

1823

Manifest Destiny

1830 - 1860

Indian Removal Act

1830

Trail of Tears

1838 - 1839

Treaty of Wangxia

1845

James K. Polk Presidency

1845 - 1849

The Return of Santa Anna

1846

Mexican American War

1846 - 1848

US/British Involvement with the Oregon Line

1846

Commodore Perry Visits Japan

1853

Mexican Civil War

1857 - 1860

US Civil War

1861 - 1865

Napoleon III Intervenes During the Civil War

1862 - 1867

Sand Creek Massacre

1864

Purchase of Alaska

1867

Maximilian of Austria Takes Control of Mexico

1867

Battle of Little Big Horn

1876

Battle of Wounded Knee

1890

Mahan's Writing

1890

McKinley Presidency

1897 - 1901

Spanish American War

1898

Acquisition of Hawaii

1898

Banana Wars

1898 - 1934

Boxer Rebellion

1899 - 1901

Open Door Policy

1899

Filipino-American War

1899 - 1902

Theodore Roosevelt

1901 - 1909

Construction of the Panama Canal

1903 - 1914

Roosevelt Corollary

1904

Russo-Japanese War

1904 - 1905

Great White Fleet

1907 - 1909

Dollar Diplomacy

1909 - 1913

Taft's Presidency

1909 - 1913

Chinese Revolution

1911

Commerce and Navigation Act

1911

Woodrow Wilson

1913 - 1921

World War 1

1914 - 1918

Sinking of the Lusitania

1915

Search for Pancho Villa

1916 - 1917

Zimmerman Telegram

1917

Wilson's 14 Points

1918

Treaty of Versailles

1919

Washington Naval Treaty

1922

FDR Sends Warships to Cuba

1933

Good Neighbor Policy

1933 - 1945