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    Coming to America

  • Virgina.

    First African Americans arrived to Virgina. Most of them were slaves.
  • Mayflower

    mayflowerhistoryMayflower set sail from England in July 1620, but it had to turn back twice because Speedwell, the ship it was traveling with, leaked. After deciding to leave the leaky Speedwell behind, Mayflower finally got underway on September 6, 1620.
  • Indians under attack!

    Indians under attack!
    Indian_massacre_of_1622This occured in the Virgina. The amercians were trying to settle in the indians grounds. THe indians werent taking it. So, that's what caused the indian massacre!
  • Thanksgiving

    thanksgivingThe Native Americans helped the people of Plymouth to survive and together the natives and the pilgrims celebrated the first "Thanksgiving"
  • Bigger piece of action

    Bigger piece of action
    bostonmassacreBoston Massacre The Boston Massacre, called The Incident on King Street by the British, was an incident on March 5, 1770, in which British Army soldiers killed five civilan men
  • British

    British clamped down trying to make money form people in america trying to make money
  • Red coats

    Red coats
  • taxes

  • Want liberty

    Want liberty
    declaration-of-independence They voted for independence on this day
  • Separate But Equal

    Separate But Equal
    Isaac Davis was an African American that gets put through training to prove to the whites that he is just like them and that he cn fight in the war also.
  • henry

    Patrick Henry gave his "life or Death" speech
  • 400 Red Coats

    400 Red Coats
    frontpagemag900 red coats leace tfor lexington. Arrested and sieze thier weapons. Paul Rever gets there in time to warn everyone "The British are coming"
  • Powerful people

    Powerful people
    Battles_of_Lexington_and_ConcordWashington had maybe 1700 soliders and against 60 men.
  • YOG7

    Franklin leading up to the American Revolution
  • "Killing America once and for all"

  • Washington's Troops

  • Crisis meeting.

  • Declartion of Independece

    Declartion of Independece
  • British open Fire

  • New York is under Fire

    british came into new york and the seaze new york
  • New York is Ceased

  • American War

  • American Revolution

    American Revolution
    The American Revolutionary War the American War began as a war between the Kingdom of Great Britain and thirteen British colonies in North America, and ended in a global war between several European great powers.
  • Washingtons Chance

    Washingtons Chance
  • British

  • Cotton Gin created

    Cotton Gin created
    cstartinventions/a/cotton_ginIt was created by the Amercian inventor Eli Whitney, it was a way to manufacture muskets by machine. It was popular in the South.
  • First civil rights

  • Lousiana Purchase

    Lousiana Purchase
    France sold 828,000 aq miles. Sold for 3 cents an acre.
  • lewis and clark

    lewis and clark
    They took the first expendtion to the pacific coast by the United States
  • Paddle Steamer.

  • Industrial reveluton

  • Erie Canal Opens

    Erie Canal Opens
    eriecanal It's a famous song and story. The canal links the water of Lake Erie in the west to the Hudson River.
  • Canal

    Canal transfers town quadtrple its size.
  • Protests against wage cuts

  • women protestagainst wage cuts

    women protestagainst wage cuts
  • Millionaire invented

  • slaves sold at auctions

  • slave auctions starts

  • Fugative slave act

    Fugative slave act
    Fugitive_slave_lawsThe fugitive slave laws were laws passed by the United States Congress in 1793 and 1850 to provide for the return of slaves who escaped from one state into another state or territory
  • Unlce toms cabin best sold since bible

  • Joseph starts the bigest fundraiser

  • NYC going to lose the statue of liberty

  • Brown leads.

    Brown leads.
    Brown plans to steal all the weapons in the South and lead a slave rebellion , but no slaves showed up.
  • John Brown trying to start slave reblion

    John Brown trying to start slave reblion
    johnbrownbioBrown plans to steal all the weapons ib te south and lead a slave relbelion. But no slaves showed up.
  • John Brown executed

    John brown was executed bc he was the one that started the slave rebellion.
  • Postal Servicces allows soldies to sned letters

  • Start of technoloy

  • Election by abe lincoln

  • abe lincoln eleceted president

  • states federal state formed

  • Second Battle at BUll Run

  • Four More States Join the Confederacy

    The attack on Fort Sumter prompted four more states to join the Confederacy. With Virginia's secession, Richmond was named the Confederate capitol.
  • Four Slave States Stay in the Union

    Delaware, Kentucky, Maryland, and Missouri did not join the Confederacy
  • birth!

    virginiamemorywest virgina is born
  • america

  • Mineball

  • Rejoin union north and south

  • emanstionpation proclamtion

    emanstionpation proclamtion
    wgbh/aia/part4/4h1549Abe believed slaves should be set free, advoctating a program where they legally become free. He tried to gain support, but no support was forthcoming.
  • The war ends day/rock

    cwphtml/tl1864.htmlthe war ended.
  • Thread factories

    Thread factories
    from_exhibitions/ig/landimpress/landimpressThread ceased production in the mid-1980s, but the mill complex lives on as renovated commercial, retail and residential space.
  • Air!

    IN New Yrk the Air conditioner is envented.
  • LA is running outof water

    LA is running outof water
    Between 1870 and 1900 the population of LA expanded 5,728 to 102,479. LA River was sucked dry.
  • Great migration

    Great migration
    Around 6 million african american out of the southern u.s to northeast, midwest and west from 1910 to 1970
  • Henry Ford attmpts to make car

  • Hengry Ford makes a revoluntraiy car

    Hengry Ford makes a revoluntraiy car
    By the early 1900s, gasoline cars started to outsell all other types of motor vehicles. The market was growing for economical automobiles and the need for industrial production was pressing.
  • Joe Louismvs Max Schemiling. Round 1.

    Joe Louismvs Max Schemiling. Round 1. Louis and Max Schemilin boxed. And the first time Max won the box. Louis wanted a rematch.
  • Rosco is a car sells man

  • Red summer

    Red summer
    when the racial tension started. 4-1/2 milion soliders fight.
  • Racial Tension starts

    Racial Tension starts
    Racial violence it left 38 dead, 537 injured and over 1000 homeless.
  • Prohibtion

    Prohibition_in_the_United_StatesIt was banned form saling, manufacturing and tranporting of alcohol in place from 1919 to 1933.
  • cars changes lifes of americans

    cars changes lifes of americans
    America's came from feet, horse and buggy to the cars that were invented in the 1920 by henry ford
  • Ghettos expand

  • Urban areas instead of ural

  • yummy

    fast-food3.htmMcdonalds was thought to be he first fast food restaurant to be invented. but many think that white castle was.
  • No hands.

    The washig machine was invented.
  • Mt Rushmore

    Mt Rushmore
    mount-rushmoreMaking the presidents heads on rock. The 400 workers removed 450,000 tons of rock. Each president reached to 60 feet. Each president was supposed ot be from waist up but stopped after thier face. Washinton was the one they gothte furtherest with.
  • Voters elect Oscar Depress

    Voters elect Oscar Depress
    content/3528.htmlAlthough the overall result of the May 1928 election was poor for the Nazis, in some respects their electoral position was better than overall appearances.
  • Moonshine begins to be illegally sold

  • Americas first muscle car

  • Al Capane

    Al Capane
    He led Prohibition-era crime syndicate. He was an american gangster.
  • Academy Award

    Academy Award
    wiki/Academy_AwardThe first Academy Awards ceremony was held on May 16, 1929, at the Hotel Roosevelt in Hollywood to honor the outstanding film achievements of the 1927/1928 film season. The 84th Academy Awards, honoring films in 2011, was held at the Hollywood and Highland Center on February 26, 2012.
  • No banks!

    No banks!
    editorials_05There are 28 states without a bank open. Huge market crash
  • Dust Storm

    Dust Storm
    farminginthe30sIt's the worst enviromental dust storm 3 tons of dust for each american.
  • Radio's!

    Radio's are the biggest thing in america. Amerucans sit around and listen to the news etc..
  • done!

    The hoover dam i completed. but over 100 workers die from crbon minoxcyde.
  • Louis regains his power.

    Louis regains his power.
    Joe_Louis_vs._Max_SchmelingJoe and Max have a rematch. It's the largest audience ever. 51,000,000 people listen. The fight was over in 124 seconds. The second shortest round ever. Louis is the winner. And Max loses and makes hitler very mad.
  • money money

    4.5 trillion dollars were spent on nuclear weapns. through 1940-1949
  • Hoover Dam

    Hoover Dam
    topics/hoover-damFrank hurryupcrow is Building the Hoover Dam. 1 billion dollars is spend on it. "nothing is too bg to take on" americas statment
  • Jeep

    history1900sThe jeep is created for hte war. They made 600,000 jeeps. 88,000 tanks, 2 million rifles and small arms, 43,000,000 men are ready for war.
  • Pearl Harbor..

    Pearl Harbor..
    u-s-historyPearl Harbor Naval Base, Hawaii was attacked by the Japennese, at 7:55 am. 3 days later America declared war.
  • Blacks and Whites

    Blacks and Whites
    WW2 is the first event that had the blacks and whits together. They didnt care. They just wanted more soliders.
  • B-17

    militaryfactoryThe B-17 bomber is used. If it works the way of war will be changed forever. The Americans bomb by day. 50% of bombs hit target.
  • War

    10 milliom Americans were drafted for he war.
  • D-day soon.

    D-day soon.
    onthisday/hi/dates/stories/june/6/15.4 million invade Europe.
  • d day is today.

    d day is today.
    wwii/dday/5,000 ships go across the Omanho beach.
  • D-day

    d-daySouth Eurpoe has allie troops. Operation over load. (d-day)
  • Blood

    akuttjournalenOne pint of blood was brought for the soliders. So, if they were close to dying the could use thatt blood for the soliders. It was used on the battle field.
  • David.

    David Sarmen helped invent the television.
  • BOMB!

    decision/trin-rad.htmlThe manhattan project and the atomic bomb was invented.

    Soliders coming homw and women are getting pregant. Which is called baby boomer.
  • segregtion

    ourdocuments.govThere was no army segraegtion. They didnt care what race, color, religion or national orgin.
  • Hollywood land becomes Hollywood

    Hollywood land becomes Hollywood
    beachwoodcanyonOrngially it was called Hollywoodland, but missing 4 letters real estat it has became an international symbol for the Hollywood film intrustry
  • houses

    Workers are mass produced family houses.
  • contractors for the govermnment

    4,000 defense contractors were working for the government.
  • NY

    New York has about 17,000 identical homes.
  • Cars

    americans+spent+millions+on+cars+1955&sourceAmerica spent millions on cars.
  • homes

    About 605 of familes owned homes.
  • Man on the Moon.

    JFK sent 3 men on th moon.
  • super bowl!

    super bowl!
    superbowl/a/bl_superbowl1.htmfootball is now one of the largest sports in america. and the super bowl is the biggest sporting event, the champoinship. Green Bay Packers and the Kansas City Chiefs
  • Apollo 13

    Apollo 13
    planetary/lunar/ap13acc.htmlApollo 13. Man on the moon. It took 8 years. But it suceeded.
  • 3 days of peace & music

    3  days of peace & music
    Woodstock was a weekend concert. Where a bunch of bands played. Mostly 'hippies' went there. Drugs were used almost the whole time.
  • year of the people

    it was held at the golden gate park. troops are home
  • War.

    Cold_WarThe Cold War ws started. It was led by the Soviet Union. IT was so named as it never ffeatured direct military action, since the both of the sides had nuclear weapons.
  • Tv.

    The television was invented.
  • Love not war <3

    Love not war <3 protest against the war. 'love not war' . At Kent State Universtiy there were opens fires and one proteter got killed while a few got wounded.
  • new way to talk!

    e-mail was first invented by ray tomslion
  • cell phones!

    cell phones!
    inventorsalphabet/a/martin_cooper.htm martin cooper places the first celluar phone call.
  • Watergate.

    Nixon was accused of hiding evidence of a crime wich was called the watergate.
  • War is over.

    War is over.
    vietnam-warThe vitemean war is over.
  • sky scraper being built

    sky scraper being built
    library/inventors/blskyscapersThe builders risked their lives building the skyscarpers. High wind could easily blow them off.
  • google

    about/company/history.htmlgoogle was invented after the math term "googol"
  • changed the world forever.

    changed the world forever.
    September_11_attackson 9/11 the biggest shock of america happened. the twin tour got bombd by 2 planes. around 8:36. more than 6,000 people were injured and 2,996 people died.
  • Telegraph first rd mass communcation

    Telegraph first rd mass communcation
    predictionsthe telegraph allowed instant communcation over vast distances for the first time in human history