Life in the early 1800's

Timeline created by Bpm171295
In History
  • The Great Fire of New York

    The Great Fire of New York
    A two day fire that broke out during the British Military occupation of the Revolutionary War. It destroyed about a third of the city.
  • Combine Harvester

    Combine Harvester
    The first one in the US was built by Hiram Moore. Usually pulled by horse, mule or ox.
  • The Alamo

    The Alamo
    Mexican troops launched an assault on the Alamo mission killing all of the Texian defenders
  • Aroostook War

    Aroostook War
    A confrontation over the boundary between New Brunswick and Maine. Many were captured but none were killed.
  • US Mexican War

    US Mexican War
    An armed conflict between America and Mexico. It started after the American annexation of Texas.
  • California Gold Rush

    California Gold Rush
    The news of gold brought 300,000 people to California from the rest of the US and abroad.
  • Robert E. Lee

    Robert E. Lee
    He was best known as a commander in the Confederate States Army. He commanded the army of North Virginia in the Civil War.
  • Bull Run

    Bull Run
    A battle that was fought in Prince William County, Virginia. The first major battle of the Civil War. The confederates won it.
  • Ulysses S. Grant

    Ulysses S. Grant
    He won the battle of Shiloh and took control of Kentucky and most of Tennessee. He was a general of the union army
  • Lincolns Assassination

    Lincolns Assassination
    He was assassinated by John Wilkes Booth in the Fords Theatre in Washington, DC