US History

Presidents

George Washington

April 30, 1789 - March 4, 1797

John Adams

March 4, 1797 - March 4, 1801

Federalist

Thomas Jefferson

March 4, 1801 - March 4, 1809

Vice Presidents: Aaron Burr; George Clinton

James Madison

March 4, 1809 - March 4, 1817

(1751–1836)
Democratic-Republican
George Clinton; Elbridge Gerry

James Monroe

March 4, 1817 - March 4, 1825

(1758–1831)
Democratic-Republican
VP: Daniel D. Tompkins

John Quincy Adams

March 4, 1825 - March 4, 1829

(1767–1848)
Democratic-Republican
VP: John C. Calhoun

Andrew Jackson

March 4, 1829 - March 4, 1837

Democratic
VPs: John C. Calhoun, Martin Van Buren

Martin Van Buren

March 4, 1837 - March 4, 1841

(1782–1862)
Democratic
VP: Richard Mentor Johnson

William Henry Harrison

March 4, 1841 - April 4, 1841

(1773–1841) DIED IN OFFICE
Whig
VP: John Tyler

John Tyler

April 4, 1841 - March 4, 1845

(1790–1862)
Whig
VP: Vacant

James K. Polk

March 4, 1845 - March 4, 1849

(1795–1849)
Democratic
VP: George M. Dallas

Zachary Taylor

March 4, 1849 - July 9, 1850

(1784–1850) DIED IN OFFICE: Cherries
Whig
VP: Millard Fillmore

Millard Fillmore

July 9, 1850 - March 4, 1853

(1800–1874)
Whig
No VP

Franklin Pierce

March 4, 1853 - March 4, 1857

(1804–1869)
Democratic
VP: William R. King, then vacant

James Buchanan

March 4, 1857 - March 4, 1861

(1791–1868)
Democratic
VP: John C. Breckinridge

Abraham Lincoln

March 4, 1861 - April 15, 1865

(1809–1865) ASSASSINATED
Republican
VPs: Hannibal Hamlin; Andrew Johnson

Periods

Reconstruction

1863 - 1867

Sort of.

Gilded Age

1877 - 1900

Progressive Era

1890 - 1920

1900-1918

Great Depression

1929 - 1941

End date is rough.

Expansion

Treaty of Paris

Sept. 3, 1783

Defines original boundaries of US.

Wars

Economics

Social Progress