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Political Timelines

The Jeffersonian Revolution

1800 - 1809

Formative Years

1810 - 1819

The Era of Good Feelings

1820 - 1829

Seeds of Secession

1840 - 1849

Sectionalism and Secession

1850 - 1859

Radical Reconstruction

1860 - 1869

The Gilded Age

1870 - 1879

Status Quo Politics

1880 - 1889

The Agrarian Revolt

1890 - 1899

The Modern State

1900 - 1909

The Progressive Era

1910 - 1919

A Return to Normalcy

1920 - 1929

The New Deal Landslide

1930 - 1939

Rise of Money Politics

1940 - 1949

Cold War Politics

1950 - 1959

The Era of Civil Revolt

1960 - 1969

Seeds of Corruption

1970 - 1979

The Reagan Revolution

1980 - 1989