US History Timeline 1492-2011- Owen Sherwood Emma Horne

Timeline created by owenemma
Event Date: Event Title: Event Description:
Jan 1st, 1492
Columbus “Discovers” America In 1492 culumbus and his crew sailded the ocean blue. The ended up at a new world is what they said. They went back and told people. The indians where already there but they didnt relize that they where.
John cabot
Jan 1st, 1497
John Cabot claims North America for England In Italy he is known today as Giovanni Caboto, in England as John Cabot, in France as Jean Cabot, and in Spain as Juan Caboto.
Jacques cartier
Jan 1st, 1534
Jacques Cartier explores the Great Lakes and the the St. Lawrence River He married Mary Catherine des Granches.
Jan 1st, 1534
Virginia colony of Roanoke Island established by Walter Raleigh Walter Raleigh for the colonization of the area of North America known as Virginia.
Images Captain John Smith explorer and founder of Jamestown http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Smith_(explorer)
Slaves Twenty slaves in Virginia Africans brought to Jamestown are the first slaves importedinto Britain’s North American colonies. Like indentured servants, they were probably freed aftera fixed period of service google.com
Mayflower%20compact Mayflower Compact http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mayflower_Compact
Bostonlatinschool First Public School(Boston Latin School) google.com
Harvard college First College - Harvard College, the first institute for higher education in a north American google.com
Africanslavetradeposter Colonial North America's slave trade begins when the first American slave carrier,Desire, is built and launched in Massachusetts. google.com
Bill%20of%20rights%20scroll English Bill of Rights http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bill_of_Rights_1689
Lightning%20rod Ben Franklin - Lightening Rod He was a storm chaser who would ride his horse into storms in order to study electricity.
King george 3 Proclamation of 1763 by King George III http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Royal_Proclamation_of_1763
Stamp%20act Stamp Act http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stamp_Act_1765
Santa claus Santa Claus - Colonial America google.com
Declaration Decleration Of Independence http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_Declaration_of_Independence
Main image Vermont is 1st colony to free all slaves. google.com
Federation 1787 Articles of Confederation http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Warsaw_Confederation
Constitution Constition http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_Constitution
Pennsylvania Pennsylvania googele.com
New jersey New Jersey google.com
Georgia georgia google.com
Conneticut Connecticut google.com
Massachusetts Massachusetts google.com
Maryland Maryland google.com
South carolina South Carolina google.com
New hampshire New Hampshire google.com
Virginia Viginia google.com
New%20york New York google.com
North carolina North Carolina google.com
Timeline 1790 Population 4 Million
Rhode island rhode island google.com
Bill%20of%20rights Bill of rights http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_Bill_of_Rights
Vermont Vermont google.com
Cotten%20gin Eli Whitney - Cotton Gin Machine that automated the production of cotton products.
Amendment 11th amendment google.com
Kentucky kentucky google.com
Timeline 1800 5.3 million
Ohio Ohio google.com
12%20amendment 12h amendment google.com
Timeline 1810 7.2 7.2 million
Louisiana Lousiana google.com
Indiana 90 Indiana google.com
Mississippi Mississippi google.com
Illions illinios google.com
Alabmam alabama google.com
Timeline 1820 9.6 9.6 million
Maine Maine http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maine
Missoui missiouri google.com
Grahamcracker Graham Cracker Sylvester Graham invented the cracker to ad variety to his vegetarian diet.
Timeline 1830 12.8 million
Indian%20removal%20act Indian Removal Act (1838 Trial of Tears) google.com
Oberlin Oberlin College - First college to accept Women google.com
Oberlin Oberlin College - First School to accept Black google.com
Arkansas arkansas google.com
Michigan logo 25001 U of M- 1817 - Founded in Detroit, Moved to Ann Arbor in 1837 google.com
Michigan Michigan google.com
Rubber Vulcanized Rubber - Charles Goodyear Originally developed for medical treatment, but later used for many other things including the automobile
Timeline 1840 17 million
Timeline William Henry Harrison Sadly died in office his first year. His slogan was "Tippecanoe and Tyler too".
Alexander cartwright Baseball - Alexander Cartwright google.com
Florida Florida google.com
Texas county map texas google.com
Iowa iowa google.com
Dounut Dounut Hanson Gregory invented this on a boat at the age of 16
Wisconsin Wisconsin google.com
Timeline 1850 23 23 million
California county map California google.com
Michigan state Michigan State google.com
Earase Pencil Eraser - Hymen Lipman Developed the patent to include the eraser on the top of the pencil
Minnesota Minnessota google.com
Oregon Oregon google.com
Timeline 1860 31.4 31,4 million
Rifle Repeating Riffle - Benjamin Tyler Henry Used in the Civil War
Jelly%20beans Jelly Bean - William Schrafft Inspired by Turkish Delight he invented the Jelly Bean to send to the Union Soilders in the Civil War.
Machine%20gun Machine Gun - Richard Gatling 200 rounds per minute
Kansas Kansas google.com
Cereal Breakfast Cereal - James Caleb Jackson Originally called Granula invented because he was a vegitarian
Nevada Nevada google.com
Main image 13th Amendment - Abolition of Slavery google.com
Nebraska map Nebraska google.com
Amendment 14 14th Amendment google.com
Camp American Football - Walter Cam google.com
Nfl 2009 140 years ago first football game rutgers princeton - Soccer - Princeton vs. Rutgers (6-4 Rutgers) google.com
Timeline 1870 38.6 38.6 million
15th amendment 15th Amendment google.com
Photo13 african american right to vote google.com
Levis Jeans - Levi Strauss Heavy duty pants made for the Gold Rush so they would last
Colorado county map Colorado google.com
Timeline 1880 50.1 50.1 million
Timeline James Abram Garfield Shot while in office
Softbal Softball - George Hancock google.comg
Delaware Delaware google.com
South dakota South dakota google.com
North dakota North dakota google.com
Montana county map Montana google.com
Washington state Washington google.com
Timeline 1890 62.9 62.9 million
idaho Idaho google.com
Wyoming county map Wyoming google.com
Cmu wordmark maroon on gold CMU google.com
Niko Radio Nikola Telsa google.com
Cornflakes400 Corn Flakes Will Kellogg google.com
Volleyball 13116 volleyball google.com
Utah Utah google.com
Timeline 1900 76.2 76.2 million
Ford%20assembly%20line Assemble line henry ford google.com
Firs%20ca Car Oldsmobile ransom f olds google.com
Teddy2 Teddy Bear Morris MIchtom google.com
16802a banana split two for two Banana Split David Strickler google.com
Oklahoma oklahoma google.com
Timeline 1910 92.2 million 92.2 million
New mexico new mexico google.com
Arizna arizona google.com
17th%20amendemnt 17th Amendment (direct election of United States Senators by popular vote) google.com
Ammendment 16 16th Amendment google.com
18th%20amendemnt 18th amndment (prohibits acohol) google.com
Tennratification 19th amendment womens right ot vote google.com
Timeline 1920 106 106 million
Kool aid playdough recipe Kool Aid google.com
First television Televison Fillo t farnsworth google.com
Walt disney and mickey mouse 2 Mickey Mouse - Walt Disney google.com
Bubble gum Bubble gum walter diemer google.com
Timeline 1930 123 123 million
Electric guitar parts Electric Guitar - George Beauchamp and Adolph Rickenbacke google.com
20th%20amend 20th Amendment Jan. 20 inauguration google.com
Prohibition ends1 21 Amendment Repeal 18th amendment google.com
225px soft ice cream soft serve ice cream google.com
Timeline 1940 132 132 million
Video%20game video game google.com
Cable tv cable t.v. google.com
Timeline 1950 151 151 million
Barcode barcode google.com
Vhs video tape video tape google.com
Alaska alaska google.com
Hawaii Hawaii google.com
Timeline 1960 179.3 179.3 million
23%20amendment 23 amendment Wash. D.C. representation google.com
Computer%20mosue Computer mouses google.com
24%20amendment 24 Amendment poll taxes illegal google.com
Hoboken buffalo wings 2 buffalo wings google.com
Cd intro cd google.com
Mini laptop sony vaio vgn mini computer google.com
25th amendment 25 Amendment presidential google.com
Timeline 1970 203 103 million
26%20amendment 26 amendment 18 as voting age google.com
Email icon 11 email google.com
Selphone cell phone google.com
Timeline 1980 226.5 226.5 million
Mini laptop sony vaio vgn laptop google.com
Giant nes controller4 NES google.com
Timeline 1990 148.7 148.7 million
27%20amendment 27 amendment congress salary changes take place in next tern google.com
Timeline 2000 281.4 281.4 million
Ipod ipod google.com
Timeline US invasion of Afgahnistan in response to 9/11 the US invaded Afgahnistan to fight the Taliban
Timeline Invasion of Iraq Coalition forces invaded Iraq in the fight against terrorism
Timeline Barack Hussein Obama Econimic Stimules in response to the recession in '08
Timeline 2010 308.7 308.7 million
Timespan Dates: Timespan Title: Timespan Description:

French and Indian War Between Grat Britain and France
Took place in N. America

Revolution between Great britain and the 13 british colonies then went to a world war
took place in america

George Washington He was the Genral in the American Revolution.

John Adams He was a Fedarlist and a founding father in america.

Thomas Jefferson He made the Lousiana Purchase in 1803 from france. It showed his use of federalpower dispite his belief in small government.

James Maddison Lead the war of 1812 against Egland. Durring that war the White House was burned down.

War of 1812 Between the us and the british empire
took place in the us

James Monroe google.com

John Quincy Adams He failed Presidency he beat Jackson by a verry small amount.

Andrew Jackson Was a big part of the Trail of Tears.

The Texas Revolution Between mexico and the us

Martin Van Buren google.com

John Tyler When the presidend died (HArrison) Tyler became president.

James Knox Polk He wasthe "Dark Horse Canidate". Was in office durring the Mexican War.

Mexican American War between the us and mexico

Zachary Taylor Died in office. Was the genral for the Mexican War.

Millard Fillmore google.com

Franklin Pierce google.com

James Buchanan google.com

Abrahm Lincoln He waged war against the Confederacy for the preserved Union.

The American Civil War between the us and the 'slaves'

Andrew Johnson He was impeached for being uncopertive with congress.

Ulysses Simson Grant He was a former Union General and not a good president.

Rutherford Birchard Hayes Nicknamed "Fraudulency". His election marked the end of reconstruction.

Chester Alan Aurthur Pendelton Civil Service Act

Grover Cleveland The only President to serve two non-consecutive terms

Benjamin Harrison google.com

William McKinley Spanish American War

Theadore Roosevelt The Imperialsim President, Progressive, "Square Deal", built the Panama Canal

William Howard Taft [google](http:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Howard_Taft//)

Woodrow Wilson WWI...idealist, but also racist

World War 1 all over the world
germany vs. the world

Warren Gamaliel Harding He was a republican and one of the most corupt Presidents.

Calvin Coolidge "stay cool with coolidge"

Herbert Clark Hoover He was in office during the stock market crash of 1929 and the Great Depression started. Hover Dam. Conservative

Franklin Delano Roosevelt FDR is the only President to serve four terms. WWII and the Great Depression

World War II Between the allies and the axis...all over the world. The attack on Pearl Harbor got the US into the war.

Harry S. Truman Truman dropped atomic bombs on Hero Shema and Namasaki in Japan.

Korean War Between North and South Korea. The US joined forces with the South and lost.

Dwight David Eisenhower Eisenhower was known as a true republican.

John Fitzgerarld Kennedy Assassinated in '63. Known for the peace corps, Cubar, and the missle crisis.

Lyndon Baines Johnson Civil rights act, Vietnam War

Richard Millhouse Nixon Watergate sacndal, opened relationship with China. He was a Republican.

Gerald R. Ford He pardoned with Nixon.

James Earl Carter, Jr. Iranian Hostage Crisis and Camp David Accords

Ronald Wilson Regan He was a republican and durring his time in office the Burlin wall fell down.

George Herbert Walker Bush His campain was "No new taxes" but then he raised them.

Persian Gulf War US aided Kuwait when they were invaded by neighboring Iraq.

William Jefferson Clinton Went into debt and had an affair

George Walker Bush 9\11 and the Iraq war happened.