30 Most Impotant United States Events Happening Between 1776-1876

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  • Declaration Of Independence

    Declared Independence from Great Britain
  • Articles of Confederation

    An agreement among the 13 founding states that established the 13 founding states of America
  • End of Revolutionary War

    Revolutionary war ended.
  • Britain signed the Treaty of Paris

    Ended the American Revolution
  • The Constitution of the United States

    Frame work of laws and principals that established the function, nature, offices, power, and the limits of our government.
  • Signed Jay Treaty

    Agreement between US and England by which limited trade relations
  • Independence Day

    Day America gained Independence
  • The National Capitol

    Washington D.C. was named the capital
  • Louisiana Purchase

    The U.S. Purchased 820,000 sq miles Lousiana territory from France
  • Treaty of France

    Created a Military alliance between US and France
  • Abolishing the Slave Trade

    Slavery was declared unlawful
  • Star-Spangled Banner

    National Anthem was created by Francis Scott Key
  • Battle of New Orleans

    Civil war in Louisiana
  • The Spanish Treaty

  • Monroe Doctrine

    Policy that is said that if European nations tried to interfere with states would be viewed as an act of aggression
  • Southern Debate on Slavery

  • The First Steam Railroad in America

  • Trail of Tears

  • Treaty with Great Britain

  • Treaty with Mexico

  • California gold rush

  • Compromise of 1850

  • Attack on a United States Court House

  • Civil War in Kansas

  • Dred Scott Decision

  • Contraband of War

  • Homestead Act

  • Taking of Vicksburg

  • Abraham Lincoln assasinated