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US history 1600 to 1877

Timeline created by benjebsen in History
Event Date: Event Title: Event Description:
Images[1] small square Jamestown Settlement Begins
220px the mayflower compact 1620 cph 3g07155 small square Mayflower Compact Signed The mayflower compact is one of the most important events because it was the first constitutional document in America. It established the concept of self government.
Stampact small square Stamp Act The Stamp Act helped form America by pushing the colonies to rebel because they were being taxed with out representation.
Teaparty6 small square Boston Tea Party The Boston Tea Party was important to America because it got the colonies to start to rebel against Britian.
Timeline small square Battle of Lexington and Concord
Trumbull t small square Declaration of Independence Signed The signing of the Declaration of Independence was important because it announced the colonies independence from Britan and established our basic rights.
Saratoga small square Battle of Saratoga The Battle of Saratoga was a top ten event because this battle was the turning point in the Revolutionary War.
Cornwallis small square Surrender of Cornwallis
Federalist small square Federalist Papers The Federalist Papers were important because they shaped the constitution and built support for the ratification of the constitution.
We the people small square US Constitution Ratified The Constitution is important to history because it set up the governmental system that we still use today.
Washingtongeorge small square George Washington Elected First President
564px bill of rights pg1of1 ac small square Bill of Rights Ratified The ratification of Bill of Rights was important and deserves to be in the top ten because it protects our rights as free people living in America.
Ct000654t small square Louisiana Purchase This was one of the most important events to U.S. history because it doubled the U.S. in size at that time.That was important because it ensured The U.S. would be the dominant in America.
Timeline small square Nullification Crises
Trail%20of%20tears small square Trail of Tears
Texas annexation small square Annexation of Texas
Timeline small square Kansas-Nebraska Act
Secedes small square South secedes from Union
Emancipation proclamation small square Emancipation Proclamation The Emancipation Proclamation was imprortant because it proclaimed the freedom of slaves in the U.S.
Civil%20war%20over small square Civil War Ends The ending of the Civil War was significant because it brought the states together again.
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US History 1600 to 1877