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American history 1776-1876

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    THhe American Revoultionary War

    War fought between Great Britain and the !3 colonies. Won independce from Great Briatian.
  • Common Sense Published

    Common Sense Published
    It incouraged colonists to want independence from the acts of Parliment. This urged revolution
  • First American Flag Made

    First American Flag Made
    Besty Ross sewed the first American flag. It shows the colonies were brought togther as one nation
  • Declaration of Independece

    Declaration of Independece
    America declared independence of Great Britian. Made us a free nation
  • 1st National Thanksgiving

    1st National Thanksgiving
    This day is part of U.S independence when British general John Burgoyne surrenders. this Day celebrates US independence
  • U.S. and Indian Tribes Treaty

    U.S. and Indian Tribes Treaty
    This is the first treaty between the United States and Indian tribes signed at Fort Pitt. This begins an agreement between both parties.
  • Treaty of Alliance between France and America

    Treaty of Alliance between France and America
    It provided defensive alliane to France if England attack. It wouldnt make peace with Englan until it recongized the U.S independence. Engldan reconized our independence.
  • Articles of Conferderation

    Articles of Conferderation
    The representatives of 13 atates agree to make a confederacy called the United Sates of America. This was the start of the United States of America
  • Constitution

    55 delgates got together to make our nations laws. Its important becuase we still use them today.
  • 1st Settlement in Ohio

    1st Settlement in Ohio
    The first settlement in Ohio was Marietta. This is when people were starting to move into Ohio
  • First President Elected

    First President Elected
    George Washigiton was first president electef. It started presidental demoracy.
  • First U.S Bank

    First U.S Bank
    First national bbanking system. WE still us banks today
  • Bill of Rights are Ratified

    Bill of Rights are Ratified
    These are 10 amendments to the US constitution protect the natural rights of liberty and property. Our rights are protected by the Bill of Rights.
  • Cotton Gin Invented

    Cotton Gin Invented
    The cotton gin to help farmers it was invented by Eli Whitney. With the cotton gin you were able to clean cotton fater which increased trade rate
  • The capital of the United States is Washington D.C.

    The capital of the United States is Washington D.C.
    Washington D.C. is still the capital of the United States. It is the center of all three branches of government.
  • Louisianna Purchase

    Louisianna Purchase
    The Louisianna Purchase was made by the United States in 1803. This purchase encompassed all or part of the 15 current US States and two Canadian provinces.
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    War of 1812

    War betwwen Britain and America. Second War of Independence.
  • Burning of Washington D.C.

    Burning of Washington D.C.
    British troops burn the city in the War of 1812. This is when Dolly Madison saved the famous portrait of George Washington.
  • Treat of Ghent Signed

    Treat of Ghent Signed
    Ended War of 1812. Boundries we restored between America and Canada
  • Great Fire of New Oreleans

    Great Fire of New Oreleans
    Destroyed 856 or 1100 buildings in New Oreleans. They city had to basically start over.
  • Invention of Morse Code

    Invention of Morse Code
    It was invented by Smmuel Morse. Thi helped troops communicate during wars.
  • Invention of Morse Code

    Invention of Morse Code
    It was invented by Samuel Morse. This helped troops communicate during the wars.
  • Great Fire of Pittsburgh

    Great Fire of Pittsburgh
    It destoryed a third of the city. It left damages in the millions
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    Civil War

    War fought between the North and the South. It helped unite our country.
  • Battle of Fort Sumpter

    Battle of Fort Sumpter
    THis was the first battle of the Civil war. This loss had the North asking for more troops
  • Battle of Antietam

    Battle of Antietam
    In was the First battle in the Union fought between the North and South. It was the bloodiest battle in U.S. history
  • Lincoln Assassinated

    Lincoln Assassinated
    Licoln was assassinated in theatre while watching a play. This was the first assassination of a president
  • 15th Amendment

    15th Amendment
    Prohibits the US from denying a citizen the right to vote based on citizens race or color. It established equal rights to vote for all races
  • Great Fire of Chicago

    Great Fire of Chicago
    This fire killed hundreds destorying 3.3 miles. This was one of the largest U.S disasters in the 19th century.
  • Telephone Invented

    Telephone Invented
    Alexander Graham Bell invents telphone. This improved commication
  • The Battle of Little Bighorn

    The Battle of Little Bighorn
    This was the battle between the 7th cavalry and Siox Indians. This made our history with the Indians.