APUSH Unit 5

Events

ACS

1816

New Harmony

1825

temperance movement

Approx. 1826

Book of Mormon

1830 AD

AAS by Garrison

1833

Texas declares independence from Mexico

1836

Horace Mann

1837

Shakers

1840

Liberty Party formed

1840

Brook Farm

1841

Polk president

1844

Know Nothing Party formed

1844

Texas

1845

Wilmot Proviso

1846

Oregon

1846

Mexican War

1846

Free Soil Party formed

1848

California Gold Rush

1848

Taylor president

1848

Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo

1848

Seneca Falls Convention

1848

Oneida Community

1848

Sentimental Novels (Uncle Tom's Cabin, Moby Dick, Walden)

Approx. 1850

Compromise of 1850

1850

Pierce president

1852

Gadsden Purchase

1853

Kansas-Nebraska Act

1854

Republican Party formed

1854

Ostend Manifesto

1854

Bleeding Kansas

1855

Sumner caned

1856

Depression

1856

Buchanan president

1856

Dred Scott Decision

1857

Lecompton Constitution

1857

Lincoln - Douglas debates

1858

Freeport Doctrine

1858

John Brown raids Harpers Ferry

1859

Lincoln president

1860

Goal: preserve the Union

Crittenden Compromise

1860

Confiscation Acts

1861

Fort Sumter conflict

1861

First Battle of Bull Run

1861

Confederate States of America formed

1861

Davis president

Morrill Tariff Act

1861

First Battle of Bull Run

1861

Trent Affair

1861

Battle of Antietam

1862

Homestead Act

1862

Confederacy military draft

1862

Battle of Second Bull Run

1862

Battle of Shiloh

1862

Morrill Land Grant Act

Approx. 1862

Battle of Shiloh

1862

Battle of Antientam

1862

New Orleans Seized

1862

Union military draft

1863

w/ NYC anti-draft riots

Vicksburg surrenders

1863

Battle of Gettysburg

1863

Emancipation Proclamation

1863

National Bank Acts

1863

Battle of Gettysburg

1863

West Virginia

1863

Gettysburg Address

1863

Battle of Chattanooga

1863

Battle of Vicksburg

1863

Lincoln's Reconstruction

1863

Battle of the Wilderness

1864

Sherman's March to the Sea

1864

Lincoln reelected president

1864

Inflation

1864

Sherman's March

1864

Wade-Davis Bill

1864

Black Codes

1865

Lee surrenders to Grant

1865

13th Amendment

1865

Appomattox Court House

1865

Lee surrendered

Freedman's Bureau

1865

Johnson's Reconstruction

1865

KKK

1867

Johnson impeached

1867

Grant president

1868

14th Amendment

1868

15th Amendment

1870

Jim Crow Laws

Approx. 1870

Panic of 1873

1873

Whiskey Ring

1875

Compromise of 1877

1877

Black disenfranchisement

Approx. 1890

Atlanta Compromise

1895

by Booker T. Washington

Ida B. Wells

1895

publishes impassioned articles, starting antilynching/anti Jim Crow Laws movement

Plessy v. Ferguson

1896