American History

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Peace Treaty ends Revolutionary War

1783

Northwest Ordinance

1787

Constitution Ratified

1788

Bill of Rights Adopted

1789

George Washington, President

1789 - 1797

Federalist from Viginia

Vermont Admitted

1791

Kentucky Admitted

1792

Fugitive Slave Act

1793

Tennessee Admitted

1796

John Adams, President

1797 - 1801

Federalist from Massachusetts

Alien and Sedition Act

1798

Thomas Jefferson, President

1801 - 1809

Republican from Virginia

Louisiana Purchase

1803

Ohio Admitted

1803

James Madison, President

1809 - 1817

Republican from Virginia

Louisiana Admitted

1812

Treaty of Ghent

1814

Indiana Admitted

1816

James Monroe, President

1817 - 1825

Republican From Virginia

Missouri Admitted

1821

John Quincy Adams, President

1825 - 1829

Republican from Massachusetts

Andrew Jackson, President

1829 - 1837

Democrat from Tennessee

Indian Territory Founded

1834