Newnation Timeline by Maria M


French Revolution


The French Revolution is when France fought against the king, in the end France won and beheaded the king and queen. They did this because they were inspired by the American Revolution.

Whiskey Rebellion

1791 - 1794

The Whiskey Rebellion was when congress put a tax on whiskey. The people didn't like the new tax and stated to fight against it. George Washington who agreed with the tax personally led the military to stop the rebellion.

Neutrality Proclamation

April 22, 1793

The Neutrality Proclamation was when George Washington, without approval of the congress, decided to not take sides during the France vs. England war.

Jay’s Treaty

November 19, 1794

Jay's Treaty is when they were trying to fix the issues between America and Britain. the British had some how dragged the U.S into French and England war. They had put forts in America and damaged a lot of American ships. The treaty was an agreement that the British would leave their forts and pay for the damages. The people of America weren't happy about this and felt that the British should be punished.

Treaty of Greenville

August 3, 1795

During this time the natives and the Americans were fighting over the Northwest land. The British had given the natives weapons which gave them the Advantage. In the end though the Americans won. The treaty of Greenville was claiming the new U.S. land

Pinckney’s Treaty

October 27, 1795

In 1784 Spain had control of the New Orleans port. Because of the border issue between America and Spain, Spain closed off the port. The Americans were no longer able to transport goods through the Mississippi River, which hurt the economy. Pinckney's Treaty resolved the Border issue and reopened the port. This was a big success for George Washington.