APUSH

Events

Seven Year's War

1754 - 1763

Sugar Act

1764

Quartering Act, Stamp Act, & Organized Colonial Protest

1765

Declaratory Act

1766

Townshend Acts

1767

Boston Massacre

March 5, 1770

Intolerable Acts, First Continental Congress

1774

Lexington and Concord

April 19, 1775

Declaration of Independence

1776

Articles of Confederation

1777 - 1781

Treaty of Paris

1783

Constitution formally put into effect

1789

Bill of Rights

1791

Federalist and Democratic-Republican parties formed

1792 - 1793

Cotton gin

1793

Whiskey Rebellion

1794

Adams becomes president

1797

XYZ affair

Virginia and Kentucky resolutions

1798 - 1799

Alien and Sedition Acts

1798

Second Great Awakening

1800

Judiciary Act of 1801

February 13, 1801

Marbury v Madison

1803

Embargo Act

1807

Congress outlaws slave trade

1808

War of 1812

1812 - 1814

Hartford Convention

1814 - 1815

Monroe Presidency

1816

Missouri Compromise

1820

Erie Canal

1825

John Quincy Adams

1825 - 1828

Tariff of Abominations

1828

Jackson

1829 - 1837

Indian Removal Act

1830

Nat Turner slave rebellion

1831

Bank War

1832

Gag Resolution

1836

Trail of Tears

1838 - 1839

commonwealth v. hunt

1842

potato famine in ireland

1845 - 1849

Free Soil party

1848

pony express established

1860