early to mid 1800s

Timeline created by khollander
  • War of 1812 declared on England

    War of 1812 declared on England
  • James Madison enters his second term in office as president of the US

    James Madison enters his second term in office as president of the US
  • Treaty of Ghent ends War of 1812

    Treaty of Ghent ends War of 1812
  • James Monroe becomes 5th president of the US

    James Monroe becomes 5th president of the US
  • Work begins on the Erie Canal

    Work begins on the Erie Canal
  • SS Savannah makes transatlantic crossing under steam propulsion

    SS Savannah makes transatlantic crossing under steam propulsion
  • Missouri Compromise forbids slavery above 36 degrees 30 minutes latitude

    Missouri Compromise forbids slavery above 36 degrees 30 minutes latitude
  • Federalist Party dissolves

    Federalist Party dissolves
  • James Monroe enters his second term in office as president of the US

    James Monroe enters his second term in office as president of the US
  • Napoleon dies in exile on St. Helena

    Napoleon dies in exile on St. Helena
  • Monroe Doctrine given to Congress

    Monroe Doctrine given to Congress
  • Baltimore & Ohio railroad, the first designed for passengers & freight

    Baltimore & Ohio railroad, the first designed for passengers & freight
  • John Quincy Adams becomes 6th president of the US

    John Quincy Adams becomes 6th president of the US
  • Andrew Jackson becomes 7th President of the US

    Andrew Jackson becomes 7th President of the US
  • Oregon Trail has begun

    Oregon Trail has begun