• Discovery of Jamestown

    Discovery of Jamestown
    Discovery of JamestownOn May 14, 1607, a group of roughly 100 members of a joint venture called the Virginia Company founded the first permanent English settlement in North America on the banks of the James River.
  • Slavery Starts

    Slavery Starts
    During the Civil war many blacks became slaves and began doing work on plantations. They would grow cotton, sugar and rice.
  • Mayflower

    MayflowerThe Mayflower was the ship that transported the English Pilgrims.
  • Pilgrims Surprise Attack

  • Postal Service Introduced

  • Portable Camera Introduced

    Portable Camera Introduced
    With this first portiable camera it allowed people to take pictures of events like the Civil War and many other things.
  • British Raid on Liberty

  • England wants American land

    England has an argument with America because they want some of the American land.
  • Boston Massacre

    Boston Massacre
    Boston MassacreThe British Army killed 5 civilian men without the order to.
  • Angry Mob Gathers in Streets

  • Boston Tea Party

    Boston Tea Party
    Boston Tea PartyAfter officials in Boston refused to return three shiploads of taxed tea to Britain a group of colonists boarded the ships and destroyed the tea by throwing it into Boston Harbor.
  • America Prepares for War

  • Town Militia Training

    Town Militia Training
  • Daniel Boone

    Daniel Boone
    Daniel BooneDaniel Boone was an American pioneer, explorer, and frontiersman. He is most famous for his exploration and settlement of what is now Commonwealth Kentucky.
  • Lexington and Concord

    Lexington and Concord
    Lexington and ConcordThe Battles of Lexington and Concord were the first military engagements of the American Revolutionary War.
  • Shot Heard Round the World

    Shot Heard Round the World
    Shot Heard Round the WorldOn April 19th 1775 where once the embattled farmers stood, and fired the shot heard round the world. The War for Independence had now begun.
  • 20 Thousand people are in New York

    20 Thousand people are in New York
    New YorkThe population of NYC keeps going and going. However on this date the population is 20,000.
  • 45 Britsih War Ships Invade

  • Declaration of Independence

    Declaration of Independence
    Declaration of IndependenceThe Declaration of Independence was a statement adopted by the Continental Congress on July 4, 1776, which announced that the thirteen American colonies were at war with Great Britain.
  • 2 British Warships Open Fire

  • New York Under Fire

  • Captures by the British

  • War in 2nd Year

  • British Info Leaks Out About Surprise Attack

  • American Revolution

    American Revolution
    American RevolutionThe American Revolution is also known as the American Revolutionary War and the U.S. War of Independence.
  • Washington Becomes President

    Washington Becomes President
    George WashingtonGeorge Washington becomes first president.
  • Morse Code

    Morse Code
    Morse code is a method of transmitting textual information as a series of on and off tones, lights, or clicks that can be directly understood by a skilled listener.
  • Louisiana Purchase

  • Power Loom

  • Boy Comforts Mother on Death Bed

  • Milk Sickness

    Milk Sickness
    Milk SicknessAbe Lincoln's mom Nancy Hanks got milk sickness and died.
  • Trappers Go Through Rockies

  • Norway Comes to America

  • Industrial Revolution

  • Erie Canal Opens

  • Native American Relocation Act

  • Davy Crocket Shot

  • Alamo

  • Colt 45

    Colt 45
  • Cotton Booms

    Cotton Booms
  • Discovered Millionair

    Discovered Millionair
  • Standard Time Produced

  • New Orleans Slave Trade

  • Telagraph

  • Thousands of Men and Women Move to New Land

  • They Eat There First Human

  • Finds First 3oz Gold Nugget

    Finds First 3oz Gold Nugget
  • Slave Law

    Slave Law
    Slave LawBy 1843, several hundred slaves a year were successfully escaping to the North making slavery an unstable institution in the border states. So they came up with the slave law.
  • Uncle Toms Cabin

    Uncle Toms Cabin
  • John Brown was killed

  • Capture Federal Arsonal

  • Election Day (Abe Wins)

  • Confederate States were Born

    Confederate States were Born
  • First Battle of Bull Run

    First Battle of Bull Run
    First Battle of Bull RunFirst Battle of Bull Run was also known as First Manassas which was fought on July 21, 1861 in Prince William County, Virginia.
  • Civil War at its Hipe

  • Robert E. Lee Assalt in Virginia

  • Makes the South Region the Union

  • Gettysburg Adress

    Gettysburg Adress
  • Lincoln Abolish Slavery

    Lincoln Abolish Slavery
  • Railroad Spreads to the East

  • Chinese Labor

  • Shipping of Buffalo

  • Barbed Wire Invented

    Barbed Wire Invented
  • Gold Discovered in Black Hills

    Gold Discovered in Black Hills
  • Edison and the Light Bulb

    Edison and the Light Bulb
  • 2 Billion Feet of Lumber

    2 Billion Feet of Lumber
  • Cotton Gin

    Cotton Gin
    The cotton gin is a machine that quickly and easily separates cotton fibers from their seeds.
  • Spindletop Oil

    Spindletop Oil
    SpindletopBlack Gold erupted from this well near Beaumont, Texas to a height greater than 150 feet on January 10th, 1901.
  • Triangle Building

    Triangle Building
  • Air Condition Created

  • LA running out of water

    Between 1870 and 1900 the population of L. A. exploded from 5,728 to 102,479. The Los Angeles River was sucked dry, but more water was needed.
  • Statue of Liberty

    Statue of Liberty
  • Henry Ford

    Henry Ford
  • 4040 Sewers in America

  • Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire

    Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire
    Triangle Shirtwaist FireAround 275 girls started to collect their belongings as they were leaving work at on Saturday. Within twenty minutes some of girls charred bodies were lined up along the street.
  • L.A Aqueduct Finished

    L.A  Aqueduct Finished
    L.A AqueductIn 1913 the City of Los Angeles completed construction of the first Los Angeles Aqueduct. L.A grew alot from that point.
  • Great Migration

  • 18th Amendment Ratified

    18th Amendment Ratified
  • Red Summer

  • Consumer Book Begins

  • Hollywood Sign

    Hollywood Sign
    Hollywood SignIt was created as an advertisement in 1923. It was 45 foot tall and 350 feet long.
  • New Model T Every 24 Seconds

  • Kitchen Appliances

  • TV Sets Introduced

  • Prohibition in 8th Year

  • Saint Valentines Day Massacre

  • Advertisment Begins

  • 5000 People Live in Vegas

    5000 People Live in Vegas
  • Banks Close Down

  • Whaling Begins

  • Al Capone Arrested for Tax Invasion

  • Dust Storms

  • Radio Stations Created

  • Farms lose Money

    There was hardly any rain and farmers couldn't farm their crops. It left many famers broke.
  • Joe Louis

    Joe Louis
    Joe LouisJoe Louis was the world heavyweight boxing champion from 1937 to 1949.
  • Radar Created for America

    America introduced a new machine the radar. It allowed military forces to see the air space thats near them. They also could see other airplanes and birds.
  • Mount Rushmore

    Mount Rushmore
    Mount RushmoreCarved into the Black Hills of South Dakota are the faces of four former presidents of the United States. George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt, and Abraham Lincoln.
  • Jobs Grow

    Men were off to war and that allowed women to enter the work force. Since women were entering jobs it allowed America to expand the job market.
  • Americas Attack on Germany

    In 1942 America attacks Germany after they attacked Pearl Harbor. This war would be known as World War II. This war cost more money than any other war.
  • Americans Drafted

  • Atomic Bomb

    On August 1945 American planes dropped the Atomic Bomb at Hiroshima. America created a code name which was little boy. This bomb helped end World War II.
  • NBC Network Introduced

    In 1950 the NBC network was created. It brought in many news and other tv shows. In was the hottest network out there at the time.
  • Interstates Introduced

    President Dwight Eisenhower created the Federal Aid Highway act in 1954. This new act allowed America to create more highways and expand so that people can travel with their vehicles.
  • Rosa Parks

    Rosa Parks
    Rosa ParksRosa Parks refused to give up her seat to a white person.
  • Boeing Airplanes Introduced

    America was entering a new age known as the The Flying Age. This allowed a new company Boeing to create new and large airplanes to travel people on.
  • People Move South After War

    After racism was no longer a major issue many blacks moved back down to the South and lived in the suburbs. Many called it the New South.
  • Kennedy Assasinated

    On Nov 1, 1963 Kennedy was Assassined in this car during the climax of the Cilvil War. He was shot at the Dealy Plaza in Dallas. Kennedy later died that day.
  • Jeeps made for war

    These new jeeps allowed people to travel from point a to point b. The jeeps also transported weapons and many other things.
  • 1st Guys on the Moon

    President John. F Kennedy wanted to put people on the moon and he did. The first people on the moon was Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin. When the arrived on the moon they placed the American flag to show that they were there.
  • Largest Music Concert in NYC

    The Wood Stock was a three day concert. There was about 50,000 people at the concert which made it the biggest concert in NYC.
  • Apollo 13

    Apollo 13
    Apollo 13Apollo 13 was the thirteenth in a series of missions using Apollo specification flight hardware and was to be the third lunar landing.
  • First Email Sent

    First Email Sent
    The first email was sent between the two machines side by side but the only connection between them was through the ARPANET.
  • Watergate Break In

    The watergate scandal was the biggest scandal in U.S. history. On June 17th 1972 five men got caught breaking into the building and was arrested. People claimed Nixion was apart of it so he resigned.
  • Stock Market Crash

    In 1973 the stock market crashed. Prices for everyday items went up and limited supply of items.
  • Vietnam War Ends

    The Vietnam War was between American and Vietnam. It finally ended in 1975 only because Nixon created peace treaties.
  • New Soldiers Head South

  • Middle East Oil Problems

    Since the Middle East have been in several Wars it limited oil that other countries like the U.S would buy.
  • 9/11

    9/11The September 11 attacks were a series of four suicide attacks upon the United States in New York City and the Washington, D.C. areas.
  • Paul Tibbets

    Paul Tibbets
    Paul TibbetsHe drove a b-29 bomber and dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima and the end of WWII. He passed away on November 1, 2007.
  • chinese build underground railroad

  • american red cross

    american red cross