Timeline

Historical Periods

Cahokia Mounds

800 AD - 1400 AD

Chaco Canyon/Pueblo Bonito

800 AD - 1100 AD

Tenochtitlan

1325 CE

Laws of the Indies/ City Planning Ordinance

1573

New England Colonies

1620 - 1750

Philadelphia & William Penn

1640 - 1750

Savannah, Georgia

1733

Land Ordinance

1785

Mt. Auburn/ Rural Cemetery

1831

Bigelow Chapel

1856

Parks and Parkway Systems

1860 - 1909

Country Place Era

1861 - 1933

National Parks System, Yellowstone Park

1872

Biltmore

1888 - 1895

The Conservation + Environmental Movements

1890 - 1970

The Kessler System

1909

National Park Service

1916

Silent Spring

1962

The Love Canal

1970

Historical People

Thomas Jefferson

1743 - 1826

John Claudius Loudon

1783 - 1843

Joseph Paxton

1801 - 1865

Andrew Jackson Downing

1805 - 1859

H.W.S. Cleveland

1814 - 1900

Frederick Law Olmsted

1822 - 1903

Calvert Vaux

1824 - 1895

Jacob Weldenmann

1829 - 1893

Jens Jensen

1860 - 1951

Charles Platt

1861 - 1933

Beatrix Farrand

1872 - 1959

Thomas Church

1902 - 1978

Garrett Eckbo

1910 - 2000

Dan Kiley

1912 - 2004

Lawrence Halprin

1916 - 2009

Other Historic Appearances

New World

1492

Graphite Pencil

1565

Boston Tea Party

1773 - 1775

Eraser

1858

World War I

1914 - 1918