country tribute ohio

Events

christopher columbus rediscoverd america 1492

1492

Treaty of Paris officially ended the American Revolution. England recognized American independence and ceded all lands in the Ohio Country. 1793

1783

United States Constitution drafted. 1787

1787

battle of fallen timbers 1794

1794

treaty of greenville signed 1795

1795

: President Jefferson signed legislation making Ohio the seventeenth state of the Union. 1803

1803

war of 1812. 1812-1814

1812 - 1814

city of columbus founded and named new state capitol 1812

1812

Work on the National Road and the canal system in Ohio began. 1825

1825

Abraham Lincoln elected president 1860

1860

The first gasoline-powered automobile in the U.S. invented. 1894

1894

great depression 1929-1941

1929 - 1941

World War 2 1941-1945

1941 - 1945

The Blizzard of 1978, the worst winter storm in Ohio's history.

1978