Progression of U.S. Issues

Events

French and Indian War

1754 - 1763

Seven Years War

1756 - 1763

U.S. Debt and Foreign Loans

1775 - 1795

French Alliance

1778 - 1782

Treaty of Paris

1783

The United States and French Revolution

1789 - 1799

Washington's Farewell Address

1796

Civil War

1861 - 1865

Slavery Abolished

1865

Spanish-American War

1898