CC Challenge III U.S. History I Timeline

Events

Christopher Columbus discovers America

1492

Jamestown founded

1607

Bacon's Rebellion

1676 - Approx. 1677

Great Awakening

Approx. 1730 - Approx. 1740

The French and Indian War

1754 - 1763

The Albany Congress

June 19, 1754 - July 11, 1754

Proclamation of 1763

October 7, 1763

Sugar Act

April 5, 1764

Currency Act

September 1, 1764

The Stamp Act

March 22, 1765 - 1766

The Stamp Act Congress

October 7, 1765 - October 25, 1765

The Declaratory Act

March 18, 1766

The Boston Massacre

March 5, 1770

The Boston Tea Party

December 16, 1773

Patrick Henry's speech "give me liberty or give me death"

March 23, 1775

Battle of Bunker Hill

June 17, 1775

Congress adopts the Declaration of Independence

July 4, 1776

U.S. Constitution signed

September 17, 1787

Presidents

George Washington

1789 - 1797

John Adams

1797 - 1801

Thomas Jefferson

1801 - 1809

James Madison

1809 - 1817

James Monroe

1817 - 1825

John Quincy Adams

1825 - 1829

Andrew Jackson

1829 - 1837