Simplified List Ver. of Final Exam

Emphasis on list rather than timeline.

Main

Colonial wave

1730 - 1760

The French and Indian War

1754 - 1763

American Revolution

1775 - 1783

Naturalization Act

1790 - 1962

The Monroe Doctrine

1823

1st wave

1830 - 1860

Mexican-American War

1846 - 1848

"Know Nothing" Party

1850

Civil War

1861 - 1865

2nd wave

1870 - 1924

Industrialization Takes Hold

1870 - 1920

The Chinese Exclusion Act

1882 - 1943

American Protection Association

1890

Spanish-American War

1898

Platt Amendment

1901

The Gentlemen's Agreement

1907

Alien Land Act

1913

World War I

1914 - 1918

Ku Klux Klan

1915 - 1920

National Origins Act

1924 - 1965

Tydings-McDuffie Act

1934

World War II

1939 - 1945

Pearl Harbor

December 1941

Bracero Program

1942 - 1964

Executive Order #9066

February 1942

Cold War

1945 - 1991

Doctrine of containment

1946

Marshall Plan

1948

Chinese Revolution

1949

Korean War

1950 - 1953

Dienbienphu

1954

Geneva Accords

1954

Vietnam War

1960 - 1975

Tonkin Gulf Resolution

August 7, 1964

3rd wave

1965 - Present

The Immigration Act of 1965

1965

Tet Offensive

January 30, 1968

"Peace with Honor"

1969

Kent State

May 4, 1970

"Peace Treaty" with North Vietnam

1973

The Immigration Reform and Control Act

1986