AP US History through Chapter 29

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Treaty of Guadalupe HIdalgo

1848

Taylor elected president

1848

Gold Rush eprupts in California

1849

Tayloe dies- Fillmore takes over presidency

1850

Comprimise of 1850

1850

Uncle Tom's Cabin

1852

Pierce becomes president

1852

Gadsden purchase

1853

Kansas Nebraska Act

1854

Republican party created

1854

Civil war in Kansas

1856 - 1860

Buchanan becomes president

1856

Dred Scott decision

1857

Rejection of Lecompton Constitution

1857

panic of 1857

1857

tariff of 1857

1857

Brown raids harpers ferry

1859

Lincoln wins presidency

1860

SC secedes from Union

1860

7 other states secede

1861

Battle of Bull Run

1861

Battle of Antietam

1862

Monitor vs. Marrimack

1862

Battle of Fredericksburg

1862

Battle of Gettysburg

1863

Vicksburg

1863

Lincon's 10% reconstruction plan

1863

Sherman's torch of Georgia

1864

Lincolns win second term

1864

Wade-Davis bill vetoed

1864

Lee surrenders at Appomattox

1865

Lincoln assassinated in movie theater

1865

13th amendment passed

1865

Freedmen's Bureau

1865

Blacl Codes passed in South

1865

14th amendment

1866

Ku Klux Klan started

1866

Reconstruction Act

1867

Grant becomes president

1868

Johnson impeached

1868

Johnson pardoned Condeferate leaders

1868

Fisk and Gould- gold market scandal

1869

15th amendment

1870

Force Acts

1870

Standard Oil created

1870

Tweed Scandal in NY

1871

End of Freedmen's Bureau

1872

Credit Mobilier Affair

1872

Grant starts second term

1872

Panic of 1873

1873

Civil Rights act of 1875

1875

Whiskey Ring scandal

1875

End of Reconstruction

1877

Compromise of 1877

1877

start of railroad strikes

1877

Garfield becomes president

1880

Garfield killed, Arthur becomes president

1881

Chinese Exclusion act

1882

Pendleton Civil Service Act

1883

Cleveland becomes president

1884

Interstate Commerce Act

1887

Harrison becomes president

1888

Looking Backward - Bellemy

1888

Jane Adams Hull House

1889

Mckinley tariff

1890

Sherman Silver Purchase Act

1890

Sherman Anti-Trust Act

1890

Cleveland becomes president again

1892

Depression of 1893

1893

Wilson-Gorman Tariff

1894

Cuba revolts against Spain

1895

Plessey vs. Ferguson

1896

Venezuelan boundary conflict with England

1896

USS Maine explodes

1898

Spanish-American War

1898

Teller Amendment

1898

Dewey wins at Manila Bay

1898

Hawaii Annexed

1898

Boxer Rebellion

1900

McKinley becomes presiednt

1900

Insular Cases

1901

Platt Amendment

1901

McKinley assassinated- Roosevelt becomes president

1901

Hay-Pauncefote Treaty

1901

US troops leave Cuba

1902

Newlands Act

1902

Dept of Commerce and Labor

1903

Elkins Act

1903

Roosevelt Corollary

1904

Panama Canal Construction

1904 - 1914

Roosevelt becomes president

1904

Roosevelt stops Russo-Jap War

1905

Hepburn Act

1906

Meat Inspection Act

1906

San Francisco public education crisis

1906

Pure Food and Drug Act

1906

Great White Fleet

1907

"Gentlemen's Agreement" with Japan

1908

Muller vs. Oregon

1908

Taft becomes president

1908

Ballinger-Pinchot Affair

1910

Wilson becomes president

1912

16th amendment

1913

Federal reserve Act

1913

17th amendment

1913

Underwood Tariff

1913

Clayton Anti-Trust Act

1914

Federal Trade Commission

1914

WW1 begins in Europe

1914

La Follette Seamen's Act

1915

Adamson Act

1916