U.S History

Events

James k polk's presidency

november 2, 1795 - June 15, 1849

Monroe Doctorine

1823

Indian removal act

1830

Maximillian of austria takes control of mexico

july 6, 1832 - June 19, 1867

trail of tears

1833

Manifest destiny

1840

treaty of Wangxia

July 3, 1844

Mexican-American War

1846 - 1848

U.S./British involvement with the Oregon line

1846

The return of Santa Anna

1846 - 1848

Commander Perry’s original “visit” to Japan

1853

US Civil War

April 12, 1861 - May 10, 1865

Napoleon III intervenes during the US Civil War

1862

Sand Creek Massacre

1864

Purchase of Alaska (Seward’s Folly)

1867

Little Bighorn

June 25th, 1876

Mahan’s writing

1890

Battle of Wounded Knee

1890

McKinley Presidency

march 4, 1897 - September 14, 1901

Banana Wars

1898 - 1934

Spanish American War

April 1898 - August 1898

Acquisition of Hawaii

July 4th, 1898

Filipino-American War

1899 - 1902

Boxer Rebellion

1899 - 1901

Open Door Policy

September 6, 1899

Teddy Roosevelt Presidency

1901 - 1909

Construction of the Panama Canal

1903 - 1914

Roosevelt Corollary

1904

Russo-Japanese War

8 February 1904 - 5 September 1905

Great White Fleet

16 December 1907 - 22 February 1909

Dollar Diplomacy

1909 - 1913

Taft’s Presidency

March 4, 1909 - March 4, 1913

The Mexican Civil War

1910 - 1920

Chinese Revolution

1911 - 1913

Commerce and Navigation Act

1911

Woodrow Wilson’s Presidency-

1913 - 1921

WW1

1914 - 1918

Sinking of the Lusitania

1915

Search for Pancho Villa

1916 - 1917

Zimmerman Telegram

1/16/1917

Wilson’s 14 Points

1918

Treaty of Versailles

1919

Washington Naval Treaty-

1921 - 1922

Good Neighbor Policy

1933

FDR sends warships to Cuba

1933