AP US History Master Timeline

General Eras

Pre-Colonial

1600 - 1700

Colonial

1700 - 1776

Articles of Confederation

1776 - 1787

New Republic

1783 - 1814

Constitution

1787 - 2013

Era of Good Feelings

1814 - 1819

Reconstruction

1865 - 1877

Gilded Age

1865 - 1900

New Deal

1933 - 1941

Economic Eras

Market Revolution

1814 - 1861

Roaring '20s

1918 - 1929

Great Depression

1929 - 1941

Wars

Revolutionary War

1776 - 1783

War of 1812

1812 - 1814

Mexican-American War

1846 - 1848

Civil War

1861 - 1865

Spanish-American War

1898 - 1899

Philippine-American War

1898 - 1903

World War I

1914 - 1918

World War II

1941 - 1945

Korean War

1950 - 1953

Vietnam War

1955 - 1975

Great Society

1965 - 1968

Foreign Relation Eras

Salutary Neglect

1600 - 1763

End of Salutary Neglect

1763 - 1776

Imperialism

1898 - 1914

"Isolationism"

1918 - 1941

Cold War

1945 - 1989

Philosophies and Ideals

Manifest Destiny

1819 - 1861

Antebellum & Reform

1819 - 1861

Grange/Populism

1865 - 1898

Labor Movement

1865 - 1900

Progressive Era

1900 - 1914

Civil Rights Movement

1955 - 1968