APUSH timeline

Major Events

Presidents

1789 - 1797
1797 - 1801
1801 - 1809
1809 - 1817
1817 - 1825
1825 - 1829
1829 - 1837
1837 - 1841
1841
1841 - 1845
1845 - 1849
1849 - 1850
1850 - 1853
1853 - 1857
1857 - 1861
1861 - 1865
1865 - 1869
1869 - 1877
1877 - 1881
1881
1881 - 1885
1885 - 1889
1897 - 1901
1901 - 1909
1909 - 1913
1913 - 1921
1921 - 1923
1923 - 1929
1929 - 1933
1933 - 1945
1945 - 1953
1953 - 1961
1961 - 1963
1963 - 1969
1969 - 1974
1974 - 1977
1977 - 1981
1981 - 1989
1989 - 1993
1993 - 2001
2001 - 2009
2009 - 2017

Key Terms

1828
1830
1830
1832
1832
1832
1833
1836

Colonial America (1492 - 1754)

The American Revolutionary Era (1754-1789)

The New Nation (1789-1824)

The Age of Jackson (1824-1840)

Social and Cultural Movements in Antebellum America

The Gathering Storm (1840-1860)

The Civil War (1861-1865)

Reconstruction and the New South (1865-1900)

The Old West (1865-1900)

Industrial America (1865-1900)

Populism and Progressivism (1890-1917)

Imperialism and World War I (1890-1919)

The Roaring Twenties

The Great Depression and the New Deal (1929-1941)

World War II (1941-1945)

The Cold War (1945-1989)

The Unfinished Fifties

The Tumultuous Sixties

Key Political Events and Demographic Trends, 1969 to the Present

Milestones and Key Figures in African American History

Milestones and Key Figures in Women's History

Milestones in Native American History

Key Supreme Court Cases and Famous Trials

Key Works of Literature, Art, and Music

Key Facts About Labor Unions, Labor Laws, and Labor Strikes

Key Facts About Twenty Acts of Congress

People in Motion: Immigration and Migration

Milestones in U.S. Foreign Policy: Latin America

Milestones in U.S. Foreign Policy: The Vietnam War