Keegan's History Timeline

  • Declaration of Independence

    Declaration of Independence
    The 13 Colonies signed the declaration of Independence
  • Constitution

    The Constitution was signed and made a strong central goverment.
  • Eli Whitney Invented cotton gin

    Eli Whitney Invented cotton gin
    This invention easily seperated seeds from cotton
  • Manifest Destiny

    Manifest Destiny
    The States gained the Southwest Region
  • Civil War begins

    Civil War begins
    The Union was fighting the Confederates.
  • Jim Crow Laws

    Jim Crow Laws
    Jim Crow laws seperated white people and black people. Some examples of Jim Crow laws are the segregation of public schools, public places and public transportation, and the segregation of restrooms and restaurants for whites and blacks.
  • World War i

    World War i
    This war was a war against the Ailies and the Central Powers.
  • The Great Depression

    The Great Depression was when the economy was bad and many people lost their jobs.
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    Cold War

    The cold war was a half centry war with the United States fighting the Soviet Union.
  • 9/11

    9/11 was when terrorists took control of 3 planes and tried to crash into important buildings aroun the US.