America 1820-77

President

James Monroe

1817 - 1825

John Quincy Adams

1825 - 1829

Andrew Jackson

1829 - 1837

Martin Van Buren

1837 - 1841

John Tyler

1841 - 1845

James Polk

1845 - 1849

Taylor

1849 - 1850

Millard Fillmore

1850 - 1853

Franklin Pierce

1853 - 1857

James Buchanan

1857 - 1861

Abraham Lincoln

1861 - 1865

Andrew Johnson

1865 - 1869

Ulysses Grant

1869 - 1877

Event

The Missouri Compromise

1820

Jackson Tariff Dispute

April 1828

Bank Charter

September 1828

South Carolina Nullify Tariff

December 1828

Georgia Claims Sovereignty

2 December 1828

Indian Removal Act

27 May 1830

1832 Tariff

July 1832

Jack Vetos USA Bank

July 1832

Nullification Crisi

November 1832

Clay Introduces Lower Tariffs

February 1833

Force Bill

February 1833

South Carolina Nullification

March 1833

Deposits Pulled from Bank

September 1833

Cherokee Treaty

January 1835

Texas won Independence

1836

Trail of Tears

April 1838

Texas joined the USA

1845

Mexican War

May 1846 - 1848

Wilmot Proviso

August 1846

Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo

1848

1850 Compromise

1850

Kansas-Nebraska Act

1854

Bleeding Kansas

1856

Bleeding Sumner

May 1856

Lecompton

1857

Panic of 1857

1857

Dred Scott Case

1857

Mid-Term Election: Lincoln - Douglas Debates

1858

John Brown's Raid

1859

South Carolina Secedes

December 1860

Missouri, Florida, Alabama, Georgia & Louisiana Secede

January 1861

Trent Affair

1861

Texas Secedes

Feb 1861

Confederacy Establsihed

February 1861

Virginia Peace Conference

February 1861

Lincoln's Inauguration

March 1861

Confederate Fire on Fort Sumter

April 1861

Virginia, Arkansas, North Carolina, Tennessee Secede

May 1861

Crittenden Resolution

July 1861

First Confiscation Act

August 1861

Homestead Act

1862

Legal Tender Act

1862

Confederacy Introduce Consrciption

1862

Second Confiscation Act

July 1862

New York Draft Riots

1863

Laird Rams Crisis

1863

Emancipation Proclamation

January 1863

Lincoln's 10 Percent Plan

December 1863

Wade-Davis Bill

April 1864

13th Amendment

December 1865

Civil Rights Act

April 1866

Military Reconstruction Act

May 1867

Spring 1866

14th Amendment

July 1868

15th Amendment

November 1870

The War

First Manassas

July 1861

Battle of Shiloh

April 1862

Seven Day Battles

June 1862

June-July

Second Manassas

August 1862

Battle of Antietam

September 1862

Battle of Fredericksburg

December 1862

Battle of Chansellorsville

May 1863

Gettysburg

1 July 1863

1-3rd July

Fall of Vicksburg

4 July 1863

Chattanooga

19 September 1863

Sherman's March to the Sea

August 1864