Georiga History Timeline

  • Jan 1, 1000

    Paleo Culture

    Paleo Culture
    The Paleo Culture existed 12,000 years ago. They eat bigger animals. I think the way they had found it was by following these large animals .Then when they thought i would be best to kill the animal they went into attack mode.
  • Jan 1, 1000


    The acharic time period lasted till 1800bc to 1000 bc. They hunted smaller animals such has deer,turkey and bear.They hunted these animals with spears. the Acharic people made many tools like simple pottery,axes and airheads. In this time period they lived in caves.
  • Jan 1, 1000


    The woodland time peiod lasted to 1000bc to 100ad. They came up with the bow and arrow and made pottery. They didnt only make tribes, but villiges also. They became more focused on their religion.The woodland time period also expiremented with growing food. In their garden they grew squash,gords,and beans.
  • Jan 1, 1000


    The missisipian peiod lasted till Januray 1, 1000 To Januray 1,1600. the missisipian people were the first people to scucessfully live off of agriculture. the misisipian people were also the first to have a real civilization. They had a goverment system that was reffered as Cheifdom.Their tools were the bow and arrow,advanced pottery, and jewerly.
  • Mar 5, 1540

    Hernando de Soto

    Hernando de Soto
    Hernado de Soto was on a search for gold near the natives. He killed most of the native population by diseases,and also by killing them. He had about 600 men and many horses and other animals. The natives have never seen any of the animals de soto brought.Hernado de Soto later passed away on his search of gold has a failure.
  • charter of 1732

    charter of 1732
    A charter is a legal document that grants special rights. Issued by king George the charter that establisheed Georgia between the Savvanh and Altamahua rivers. The charter excluded catholics, blacks, lawyers, and lawes liquior. Acording to the Charter Trustees could not pass laws with out the kings permission.
  • Georgia founded by James Oglethopre

    Georgia founded by James Oglethopre
    England was expirmenting alot of problems, people had no jobs ' not enough food for everyone. People with no jobs and no money went to jail for being in debt. The jail or prison was in harsh condictions, one of Oglethorpes friend died in prison with small pox. a few people thought it would be a magneficent idea if yhere was a new colony where people in debt could go to protect Charles town from spanish Flordia.
  • Salzburgers arrive in Georgia

    Salzburgers arrive in Georgia
    Arived from australia for religious reasons. They were pursitucated by the Catholics in Europe .James Oglethorpoe providedthem with land and named it Ebanzer. They from the bad land to the nrw colony Ebanzer.
  • Highland scotts arrive in Georgia

    Highland scotts arrive in Georgia
    The Highland scots were recruded by James Oglethorpe to help defend the new colony from the spanish . They were from scotland & were big strong that were not afraid of anything warriors. That had settled in a colony named Darrian.
  • American Revoloution

    American Revoloution
    The American Revolution was caused by 4 things. The french & Indian War which was fighting for COntrol of eastern north AMerica .The promclamation line where co,lonist settle with the kings permission .Last but not least the introlable Act, The 4 laws enacted by Britan.
  • Yazoo Land Fraud

    Yazoo Land Fraud
    The Yazoo land fraud was caused by 4 land companies that had bribed the govnor George Matthews and members of the Georgia Assembly to pass a law allowing the companies to buy land from the west. The General Assembly enacted the bill & the companies bought most of the land.
  • Trail of Tears

    Trail of Tears
    Because of Andrew Jackson to law the indian Removal act was created causing all indians to move west. More than a 4000 indians have died traveling west to new lands.
  • Invention of the cotton Gin

    Invention of the cotton Gin
    The cotton Gin was produced by Eli Whittney. Eli made it to produce more cotton daily. He also made it to for south rely on only slave labor. With this new invention Georgia cheif crop during the Cilvil war was Cotton. He still use the idea Eli made today
  • Missouri Compromise

    Missouri Compromise
    The purpose of the Missouri Compromise was to keep the states equal. The line was to show north of the line was free of slaves.South of the line would be for slavery. They wanted to keep the same number of slave staes yje same number of free states.
  • Dahlonega Gold Rush

    Dahlonega Gold Rush
    Gold had been found in norh Georgia in the summer. Benjiman Purvis was said to have discovered gold while Deer hunting near Dahlena and after that 10,000 miners flocked to Georgia after that.
  • Indian Removal Act

    Indian Removal Act
    The Indian removal act was signed into law by Andrew Jackson in May of the 1830s. The president wanted all indians in Georgia to travel west within other states boarders. While traveling west more than 4000 died on whats now known has the Trail of Tears.
  • Worchester vs. Georgia

    Worchester vs. Georgia
  • worchester vs Georgia

    worchester vs Georgia
    Laws made to rerach Cherrokee tribe in Georgia.Georgia was making people such has indians move for more expantion. They were forcing indians out of there own territory.
  • The comprimise of 1850

    The comprimise of 1850
    the comprimise of 1850 wanted to keep all the states together. California ruled to be a free state. The free states had an advantage now due to the fact that Californiabecame a free state. Also slavery ended in the distrect of Columbia. When California was ruled free there was a huge rage of anger between the south and the north.
  • Kansas Nebraska Act

    Kansas Nebraska Act
    Congress were in no hurry to permit a Nebraska territory because the land lay north of the 36°30' parallel — where slavery had been outlawed by the Missouri Compromise of 1820.
  • Election of 1860

    Election of 1860
    In 1860 republicans and democrates were aurging about who should be president. The democrats and republicans had a few meeting debateing about if they should elect stphen douglas has president.
  • Georgia suceeds

    Georgia suceeds
    the united states had just created there first new conitution.Abe. was also elected which the southerners did not like because he was anti slavery.also during this time the cotton gin was produced.
  • Union Blockage

    Union Blockage
    the united states had just made a cotton gin and new ports were made to export cotton with. the blockage also made it sucessfully prevented weapons, and the united states up noth could produce its own weapons. the blockage was veiwed has trying not to make war.
  • Andersonville

    Andersonville was bulit 18 monthes before the civil war. They used Andersonville to keep prisoners from the civil war. It could hold over 10000 prisoners,but one time it held over 32000 with horrific conditions.
  • Cotton Exposition

    Cotton Exposition
    In New Orlens the Cotton Exposition was held.In September most vendor were biding for the event.Over 3816 vistiors came each day to the Cotton Exposition.
  • 1906 Atlanta Riot

    1906 Atlanta Riot
    In Atlanta 25 to 45 african americans were killed.Atlanta was considered to be a prime example of how whites and blacks could live together in harmony; however, with the end of the Civil War an increased tension between black wage-workers and the white elite began.These Deaths occured near Atlanta statae university.
  • Leo Frank

    Leo Frank
    Leo Fank is most famous for the murder of 13 year old Mary Phagan. Most belived it was leo because he was the last one she saw when geting her paycheck. He and Jim Conoley went to jail. The rewason Jim was sent to jail because there were cards she had written on and its description best fit Jim. Later leo was hung for his crime.
  • County Unit System

    County Unit System
    The County Unit System was dominated by the Democratic party.The County unit System was a way to show who won the election of something such has president.Most people did not like the way this process was held and did not vote for a period of time,but later gave in.
  • Rbecca L. Felton

    Rebbecca Felton was appointed to the senate in 1922 by Georgia's state govenor. felton was the first female ever to be in senate. She did alot in the 1922 such has agreeing that wemon should have to right to voter
  • Black Tuesday

    Black Tuesday
    In 1929 there was a stock market crash.It was the beging of the Great Deppression for the United States. Black Tuesday caused people to lose jobs and become poor the roaring 20's was a terrible time period , because people became homeless and jobless it was one of the worst year America has ever faced.
  • FDR New Deal

    FDR New Deal
    The New Deal was was made by Roosevelt the 32 president in 1934. The New Deal had 15 deals to help the USA.He made this act because all the of the States were suffering from the great Deppression, so he tried to help us overcome it and be able to live more effictinly here in the United States of America.
  • Rossevelt Elected

    Rossevelt Elected
    Rosseverlt was elected president in the hardship of the Great Deppression.He became 32 president of the united States.FDR made up the New Deal act thinking it wuld help us find our way out of the Deppression. The New Deal was able to produce a seris of laws to help the United States.
  • Pearl Harbor

    Pearl Harbor
    Pearl Harbor was an attack that happened by surprise The Japenese did a surprise attack on Pearl Harbor's Navy Base. This attack killed atleast 2,403 americans and wounded more than 1,000. More than 65 servicemen of the Japenese had also lost there lives also.
  • FDR Dies

    FDR Dies
    FDR passed in Warmsprings Georgia due to a sharp pain in the back of his head and collapased a few minutes later. He went to Warmsprings because he was having pains alot and the water in Warmsprings helped releif the pains from him.
  • !st African American of UGA

    !st African American of UGA
    1961 The first 2 African Americans entered the college of Gerorgia. Many people looked down on them and didnt talk to either of the 2. Both were only limted to the spaces they were in.
  • Albany Movement

    Albany Movement
    The Albany movement was another step forward in the Civil Rights Movement. They were fighting about segration of Blacks and Whites.During that week police arrested all the protesters even MLK jr. But all were released. MLK jr told fellow protesters he had failed in his idea of no segeration.
  • March on Washington

    March on Washington
    The march on Washington was a march that was based on politics and African Americans said what they thought about politics. Thiswas something that happened during the civil rights movement its also where MLK gave his famous speech "I Have a Dream".
  • Elijah CLarke& the battle at Kettle Creek

  • battle of kerrle Creek

    The battle at kettle creek happened because of land and territories for the indians.Both sides had a large number of dead and woundedand also disease brought to which indians and americans were not ammunte to yet.
  • Austin Dabbney

    Austin Dabbney
    Austin Dabbney is a man that worked londg and hard for what he felt was right during the civil war. For his dedication the people named a county after him.
  • Salzburgs arive

    The Salzburgs are brave warrior to help fight and keep people safe that werent has proteceted. They did a great job.
  • HighLands Arive

    These brave warriors from ireland camre to protect people from thing they woundnt be able to over come. They were huge brave men that fought long and hard.
  • John Reyolds

    John Reyolds
    John was a man that helped us greatly in many ways. He did many thing to help improve our nation. He his one of the reasons america is like it is today.
  • Henery Ellis

    Henery Ellis
    Helped us find Alot of the things we wouldve needed to know. He helped us greatly with geogrhaic understandings and with out him itd be hard to get around.
  • James Wright

    James bulit the first airplane after many trial and errors him and his brothers finally got it right. Now there are airplanes everywhere everyday thanks to James.
  • Fugitive slave laws

    these laews enabled african americans to be able to read and write vote and everything else. These laws were consirdered unfair to all blacks .
  • Gettysburg

    The Gettysburg was created to understand people with out talking its basically like talking in codes to people. Which is secret codes to people that werent american it helped signal fires and gun fires in war.
  • 1956 state flag

    Georgias state fladg changed many times during wars and such they chanded it so much because other states or countries felt disgraced by it.
  • Great Deppression

    The deppression was cause by alot of things many people think georgia was the main reason it happened. During the derppression people were being laid off and not able to pay for there hiuse.