Development of United States

Timeline created by miarobbins
In History
  • Proclamation of Neutrality

    President Woodrow Wilson started this. This act between Britain & France ordered dividing & selling lands at reasonable prices. It was a legal threat to any Americans who helped any other country at war
  • Jay's Treaty

    Navigation between United States & Great Britain that helped resolve issues & to get Britain to stop attacking American ships
  • Pinckney’s Treaty

    Arrangements between America & Spain. They agreed to establish a friendship & the US created a connection with Spanish territory's promising to protect it. The boarder of Florida is settled by Pickney's Treaty.
  • XYZ Affair

    Affair between US & France. Conflict began between the two & led to a war on the US. The French tried bribing the US & getting loans from the US.
  • Louisiana Purchase

    The land deal between the US & France. The United States paid an amount of money to form 827,000 square miles of land on the Mississippi River.
  • Embargo Act

    An act to get the US ships from leaving to foreign ports to stop trading will all foreign's. This is after America is faced with a war for trading with foreign countries.
  • War of 1812

    began because of Britain's restrictions against the US trade & America wanting to expand their territory.
  • Treaty of Ghent

    A peace treaty which ended the war of 1812. British & Americans both signed the Treaty of Ghent to declare peace. All territory was returned.
  • Battle of New Orleans

    British fought against New Orleans trying to capture their territory in hopes to get Louisiana from the US. American troops ended up defeating the British.
  • Monroe Doctrine

    A doctrine that states the old world & new world are both seperate & must remain with different systems. The US could no longer interfere with the other internal affairs.