WHAP Timeline 1750 - 1914

Abolitionism, Feminism, Nationalism

North America - End Slave Trade

1807

North America - Women's Rights Convention, Seneca Falls, NY

1848

South America - Feminist Newspaper in Brazil

1852

Russia - Free Serfs

1861

North America - Slavery Abolished

January 31, 1865 - December 6, 1865

Central America - School for Girls in Mexico

1869

South America - Brazil Abolish Slavery

1888

Brazil was

New Zealand - First Country to Grant Female Suffrage

1893

Finland - Grant Women's Suffrage

1906

Empires

Mughal Empire

1750 - 1857

North America - British Colony

1750 - July 4, 1776

China - Qing Dynasty

1750 - 1912

Ottoman Empire

1750 - 1914

Russia - Romanov Dynasty

1750 - 1914

Russia - Rule of Catherine the Great

1762 - 1796

King Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette

1774 - 1792

North America - USA

July 4, 1776 - 1914

France - National Assembly

1789

First state of French Revolution; formed by the Third Estate

France - Legislative Assembly

1791 - 1792

Second stage of French Rev; legislature of France

France - Committee of Public Safety

1793 - 1794

Maximilien Robispierre

France - Directory

1795 - 1799

Third state of French Rev

France - Napoleonic Era

1799 - 1815

Fourth/final state of the French Revolution; Consulate

Uprisings and Revolutions and Wars

Russian - Peasant Revolutions

1773 - 1774

End Serfdom

North America - American Revolution

1775 - 1787

France - French Revolution

1789 - 1815

Haitian Revolution

1791 - 1804

Spanish American Revolutions

1810 - 1825

China - Taiping Rebellion

1850 - 1864

Crimean War

1853 - 1856

Russian v Britain and France and Ottoman

North America - Civil War

1861 - 1865

Spanish America - Mexico Revolt

1910 - 1920

Overthrow dictator Diaz

Important Documents and Inventions

England - Spinning Jenny

1764

James Hargreaves; multiple spinning frame

North America - Declaration of Independence

July 4, 1776

Watt's Steam Engine

1781

England - Power Loom

1784

Edmund Cartwright; mechanized loom powered by a line-shaft, weaving

North America - Federalist Papers

1787 - 1788

North America - Constitution

1787 - 1788

France - Declaration of Rights of Man and Citizen

August 26, 1789

North America - Bill of Rights

1791

England - Vindication of the Rights of Women

1792

Mary Wollstonecraft

England - Trevithick's Steam Engine

1799

North America - Women's Bible

1895

Elizabeth Cady Stanton

Industrial Revolution

Industrial Revolution

Approx. 1760 - Approx. 1840

North America - Industrial Rev Begins

Approx. 1820 - Approx. 1829

Russian - Industrial Revolution

Approx. 1890 - Approx. 1905