Georgia's Growth and Expansion

Timeline created by angiesprague in History
Event Date: Event Title: Event Description:
Ugaarches University of Georgia chartered UGA Charter Information
Augustageorgia Georgia's Capital Moved to Augusta Augusta, Georgia's Website
Constitution Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia Begins Philadelphia's Constitutional Convention Webpage
Georgiastampratification Georgia Ratifies the Constitution Georgia's Official Ratification of the U.S. Constitution
George washington picture George Washington Elected President of the United States Link to White House webpage
Gaconst Georgia Revised its State Constitution Georgia's Constitution of 1789
Frenchrevolution The French Revolution Begins The French Revolution Website
Billofrights U.S. Bill of Rights Ratified U.S. Bill of Rights Ratification Information
Cotton gin Eli Whitney received patent for the Cotton Gin Cotton Gin Patent
Yazoo Yazoo Land Fraud Began: Yazoo Act signed The Yazoo Land Fraud Explained
800px louisianapurchase The Louisiana Purchase Signed The Louisiana Purchase Explained
Landlottery Georgia Land Lottery Given Authority to Proceed Land Lottery Described
Sequoyahstamp Sequoyah begins working on his Cherokee Syllabary Sequoyah Museum Website
Warof1812 War of 1812 Began War of 1812 Website
Newechota New Echota Becomes the Cherokee State Capital New Echota State Website
Cherokeephoenix Cherokee Phoenix First Published The Cherokee Phoenix Website
Dahlonega Dahlonega, Georgia Gold First Discovered Georgia's Gold Rush Information
Indianremovalact Indian Removal Act signed by Andrew Jackson Indian Removal Act Information
Trail of tears nps map Trail of Tears Began Trail of Tears Website
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Constitutional Convention is held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Phhiladelphia's Constitional Convention Link

The French Revolution The French Revolution Website

War of 1812 War of 1812 Website