United States plans to build a canal across the Isthmus of Panama, the U.S. supported a revolution that led to the independence of Panama.
The rise of the steel industry in the United States drove Americas growth as a world economic power.
The Pacific Railroad Act chartered the Central Pacific and the Union Pacific Railroad Companies and tested them with building a transcontinental railroad that would link the United States from East to West.
December 6, 1865
Abarham Lincoln was the president and he made it to stop slavery
The president was Abraham Lincoln and they made a law called Black Codes that African American gained a voice in government for the first time in American history, winning election to southern state legislatures
The president is Andrew Johnson and signs a treaty with Russia for the purchase of Alaska for $7 million.
July 9, 1868
The president was Andrew Johnson and he granted citizenship to all people born or naturalized in the United States
Standard Oil Company
John D. Rockefeller founder of the Standard Oil Company, became one of the world’s wealthiest men and a major philanthropist. In 1870 he established Standard Oil.
March 30, 1870
The President was Andrew Johnson, the amendment granted African Americans men the right to vote, Thomas Peterson-Mundy of Perth Amboy, New Jersey became the first African American to vote under the authority of the 15th Amendment.
One of the most powerful new corporation Carnegie Steel Company, against the nation's strongest trade union, the Amalgamated Association of Iron and Steel Workers.
Spanish - American War
Was a conflict between the United States and Spain that ended Spanish colonial rule in the Americas and they signed the treaty of paris.
Open door policy
The president was William McKinley and is a concept in foreign affairs,to the policy in 1899 allowing multiple Imperial powers access to China and founding of people republic china.
Theodore Roosvelt was the president and the square deal was these three topics conservation of natural resources, control of corporations, and consumer protection.
october 1, 1908
It is generally was the first affordable automobile, the car that opened travel to the common middle-class American. The Model T was the first automobile mass produced on moving assembly lines with completely interchangeable parts.
NAACP also know as the National Association for the Advancment of Colored People.During its early years the NAACP focused on legal strategies designed to confront the civil rights issues.
Triangle shirtwaist factory fire
March 25, 1911
It is remembered as one of the most bad incidents in American industrial history, as the deaths were largely preventable most of the victims died as a result of locked doors within the factory building.
The president was woodrow wilson and his years were 1913-1917. Also he had 3 reforms and they were Tariff reform was which lowered tariffs for the first time since the American Civil War.Next Business reform which established the federal trade. Last Banking reform that made federal reserve system.
February 3, 1913
This amendment exempted income taxes from the constitutional rules regarding direct taxes, after income taxes on rents, dividends, and interest
January 16, 1919
Effectively established the prohibition of alcoholic beverages in the United States by declaring the production, transport and sale of alchol illegal
Treaty of versailles
june 28, 1919
It was one of the peace treaty at the end of WW1.
was a cultural movement that spanned it was also known as the New Negro Movement, named after the 1925 anthology by Alain Locke
August 18, 1920
It granted American women the right to vote a right known as woman suffrage. Also the convention started in Seneca Falls, New York, organized by Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Lucretia Mott.
November 2, 1920
A radio station licensed to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. Also created by the Westinghouse Electric Corporation and it is the world's first commercial radio station.
The year when the stock market crash and they say its the date when the depression started.
January 30, 1933
The word has taken on a new and horrible meaning the mass murder of some 6 million European Jews as well as members of some other persecuted groups, such as Gypsies and homosexuals by the Nazi regime during the Second World War.
The president during the new deal was FDR and the programs were in response to the Great Depression, and focused on what people call the 3 Rs and they are Relief, Recovery, and Reform. That is Relief for the unemployed and poor, Recovery of the economy to normal levels, and Reform of the financial system to prevent a repeat depression.
March 12, 1933
The president during the fireside was FDR. The fireside chat were a series of thirty evening radio addresses and it was the first media development and it made communications with the president and the citizens of the United States
April 14, 1934
Was the name given to the Great Plains region devastated by drought and the drought struck from 1934 to 1937.
Second new deal
Second New Deal impacted the civil war and it started United States Housing Authority.The Second New Deal legislation relied more heavily on the Keynesian style of deficit spending.
An unsuccessful attempt by President Franklin D. Roosevelt to appoint up to six additional justices to the Supreme Court, which had invalidated a number of his New Deal laws.
September 29, 1938
The pact signed by Great Britain, France, Italy, and Germany in 1938, by which the Sudetenland was ceded to Germany
Lend- Lease Act
Was the principal means for providing U.S. military aid to foreign nations during World War II. Also Lend-Lease brought the United States one step closer to entry into the war.
Hundreds of Japanese fighter planes attacked the American naval base at Pearl Harbor near Honolulu, Hawaii. The day after the assault, President Franklin D. Roosevelt asked Congress to declare war on Japan.
Japanese interment camp
February 19, 1942
War Relocation Camps of about 110,000 people of Japanese heritage who lived on the Pacific coast of the United States. They had to stay in the camps until the war was over.
Bataan Death March
April 10, 1942
Was a 70-mile forced march of American and Filipino prisoners of war by Japanese forces during World War II.Approximately 72,000 American and Filipino soldiers were forced to surrender to Japan's Imperial Army after their defeat in the grinding, three-month-long Battle of Bataan.
Battle of midway
Japanese Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto sought to draw the US Pacific Fleet into a battle where he could overwhelm and destroy it. Also he planned an invasion of Midway Island which would be pay back for attacking Hawaii.
June 6, 1944
Was known as the batlle of Normandy, the Allies invaded France on the beaches of Normandy and surprised the Germans who had expected their attack at Calais.
Battle of the Bulge
December 16, 1944
Hitler ordered a massive attack against what were primarily American forces. The attack was strictly known as the Ardennes Offensive but because the initial attack by the Germans created a bulge in the Allied front line.
Is an international organization that included economic development, social progress, human rights, civil rights, civil liberties, political freedoms, democracy, and the achievement of lasting world peace.
VE Day officially announced the end of World War Two in Europe. Churchhill treated as Victory in Europe Day and will be regarded as a holiday.
July 16, 1945
The war between Japan and US was getting hotter after Japan attacked Pearl Harbor. As revenge, more than 13,000 tons of bombs had been plunged by the US army to destroy Nagasaki. The code name was little boy.
Annexation of Hawaii
August 21, 1959
The president was Dwight D. Eisenhower and signs a proclamation admitting Hawaii into the Union as the 50th state. Also issued an order for an American flag featuring 50 stars arranged in five six-star rows and four five-star rows.