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In History
  • the begining

    the begining
    The Begining A ship brings a 24 year old farmer named John Rolfe comes to Jamestown
  • Plymouth

    Plymouth was founded
  • 5 months in plymouth

    5 months in plymouth
    5 months pilgrims have been in plymouth
  • thanksgiving

    Thanksgiving in Plymouth
  • 20,000 settlers

    20,000 settlers
    settlers there are 20,000 settlers in Virgina
  • first book published in america

    first book published in america
    Bay psalm book is first book published in america
  • War between indian tribes

    War between indian tribes
    War between indian tribes and the pilgrims,pilgrims and the ally tribe win
  • bullrun

    bull run second battle of bullrun
  • Steamboat

    Steamboat was invented making travel easier
  • british invade

    british invade
    ship British search an american ship for contraban
  • Boston Massacure

    Boston Massacure
    Boston Massacre angry mobs rome the streets of Boston and are shot this is known as the boston massacure
  • Boston Tea Party

    Boston Tea Party
    Boston Tea Party a party of rebels threw tea in the harbor ths is known as Boston tea party
  • Congress

    Congress the American Congress is assebled
  • Daniel Boone

    Daniel Boone
    Daniel Boone heads west with a party of 30 men
  • Battle of lexington

    Battle of lexington
    Battle of Lexington The battle of Lexington
    the first battle won by the patriots
  • Declaration of Independence

    Declaration of Independence
    declaration of independence declaration of independence comes to be
  • the British take over New york

    the British take over New york
    take over of new york New York comes under fire from british troops
  • British surrender

    British surrender
    British surrender British General Burgoyne surrenders
  • Wasington Leaves

    Wasington Leaves
    Washinton leaves valley forge
  • British Leave

    British Leave
    british leave British surrender and leave America
  • Constitution

    constitution the constitution is signed
  • First President

    First President
    first president George Washington becomes president
  • cotton gin

    cotton gin
    cotton cotton gin was invented
  • Telegraph

    Telegraph telegraph is invented
  • John Adams

    John Adams
    John adams becomes president
  • washington leaves office

    washington leaves office
    washington president washington leaves the office
  • John Adams leaves

    John Adams leaves
    John adams leaves John Adams leaves office
  • Thomas thomas jefferson

thomas jefferson
    thomas Jefferson Thomas jefferson is the 3rd president
  • Louisiana Purchase

    Louisiana Purchase
    louisiana purchase Thomas Jefferson buys the Louisiana Purchase
  • Louis and Clark

    Louis and Clark
    Louis and ClarkLouis and Clark explore the Rocky Mountains
  • Louis and Clark Pacific Ocean

    Louis and Clark Pacific Ocean
    Reach the pacific ocean Louis and Clark first men to reach the pacific ocean on land
  • Thomas Jefferson leaves

    Thomas Jefferson leaves
    Thomas Jefferson Thomas Jefferson leave the office
  • Industrial Revolution

    Industrial Revolution
    industrial revolution the industrial revolution starts
  • erie

    erie erie canal is opened to the public
  • the alamo

    the alamo
    alamo the alamo falls
  • Millionaire invented

    Millionaire invented
    millionaire the word millionaire is invented
  • underground railroad

    underground railroad
    underground underground railroad saves slaves
  • The Travel West

    The Travel West
    wagon trail thousands of men, women, and children travel west
  • Wagon Train

    Wagon Train
    wagon trail wagon train heads west leader whas george Donner
  • slaves

    slaves slave owners go north in search of there slaves
  • uncle tom's cabin

    uncle tom's cabin
    uncle tom uncle tomes cabin becones the best selling book after the bible
  • Lincoln

    Lincoln becomes president
  • confederate states

    confederate states
    confederate confederate states are born
  • civil war

    civil war
    civil war civil war starts
  • homestead

    homestead the homestead act comes to be
  • Robert E. Lee

    Robert E. Lee
    Robert E. Lee launches his greatest attack on the union.
  • Gettysburg Address

    Gettysburg Address
    Gettysburg Address Lincoln reads the Gettysburg Address
  • Civil war ends

    Civil war ends
    end of the civil war the civil war ends
  • Lincoln is assasinated

    Lincoln is assasinated
    Lincoln is assasinated by john wilkes booth
  • railroad

    railroad The railroad is finished
  • supplies

    civil war civil war leaves towns without supplies
  • Buffalo

    buffalo one million bffalo shipped east by train
  • locusts

    locusts locusts eat mast of the crop in the east
  • telephone

    telephone the telephone was invented
  • edison

    edison thomas edison invents the lightbulb
  • Clara Barton

    Clara Barton
    Clara Barton Clara Barton Founds the Red Cross
  • Statue

    statue the statue of liberty is sent over from france
  • statue finished

    statue finished
    Statue finished statue of liberty is finished
  • last buffalo

    last buffalo
    last buffalo 85 buffalo in existince
  • last sunnie

    last sunnie
    sunnie the last of the sunnie indians off a reservation die
  • Loggers

    loggers norwegin loggers come to america
  • travel east

    travel east
    travel half the population in the west travel back east
  • lumber

    lumber 2 million feet of lumber taken out of america
  • covered

    covered major cities were covered in filth
  • otis

    otis otis invents the elevator
  • oil

    oil Hamel brothers find oil in texas
  • a/c is built

    a/c is built
    a/c the first a/c is built
  • Iron building

    Iron building
    iron building flat iron building was built
  • Lighthouse

    lighthouse the statue of liberty quits acting as a lighthouse
  • sewer

    sewer every city had its own sewer system
  • model t

    model t
    model t henry ford invents the model t car
  • ready made

    ready made
    ready made ready made clothes are invented for the population
  • Burning

    Burning 100 girls burn in office building
  • rosa parks

    rosa parks
    rosa parks rosa parks was born the same day tubmen dies
  • aquaduct

    aquaduct aquaduct to L.A. is finished
  • aquaduct aniverery

    aquaduct aniverery
    aquaduct aniversery aquaducts firs aniversery
  • white

    white white bather kills african american with rocks
  • 18th

    18th amendment 18th amendment ratified
  • segragation

    segragation segragation is used everywhere
  • government

    government the government gives the ok to build the hoover dam
  • Mt rushmore

    Mt rushmore
    mt rushmore mt rushmore is started
  • al capone

    al capone
    al capone al capone sends out a hit on rival gang
  • depression

    depression great depression is started
  • people

    people 20,000 people move to L.A.
  • start construction

    start construction
    start construction hoover dam constructon is started
  • Dust Bowl

    Dust Bowl
    Dust Bowl the Dust Bowl takes off across america
  • finish construction

    finish construction
    finish construction the hoover dam is finished
  • hydro

    hydro hoover dam is worlds biggest hydroelectric generator
  • boxing

    boxing matchboxing match between U.S. and Germany
  • boxing rematch

    boxing rematch
    boxing rematch rematch between U.S. and Germany
  • finished rushmore

    finished rushmore
    finished mt rushmore mt rushmore is finished
  • Harbor

    harbor pearl harbor is bombed by japanese
  • test bombing

    test bombing
    test bombing test bombing of planes
  • bombing

    bombing bombing during the day
  • jeep

    jeep jeeps are use in the war
  • draft

    draft 10,000,00 americans drafted
  • B-17

    B-17 B-17 bombers used in world war 2
  • overlord

    overlord operation overlord goes into effect
  • cold

    cold cold war starts
  • atomic

    atomic atomic bomb tested in new mexico
  • hiroshima

    hiroshima bombing of hiroshima
  • nagasaki

    nagasaki bombing of nagasaki
  • baby boom

    baby boom
    baby boom the baby boom starts
  • military

    military military dissegragates
  • hollywood

    hollywood hollywood sign changed
  • credit

    credit first credit card was invented
  • missle

    missle first intercontinental missle
  • eisenhower

    eisenhower becomes president
  • JFK

    JFK becomes president
  • cuban

    cuban missle crisis starts
  • mlk

    mlk reads his i have a dream speach
  • vietnam

    vietnam america goes into vietnam
  • Landed

    landed neil armstrong landed on the moon
  • woodstock

    woodstock concert was happening
  • kent

    kent state massacure
  • watergate

    watergate got stolen from
  • war ends

    war ends
    war ends vietnam war is over
  • challenger

    challenger the space shuttle challenger explodes
  • reagan

    reagan ronald reagan becomes president
  • terrorism

    terrorism on this day two planes crash into the world trade center, one crashed into the pentagon, and one crashes in a field in pensilvania by terrorists
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