katie's southeast timeline

By sp4g1
  • Jan 1, 1500

    The Spanish come

    Spanish explorers traveled through the southeast.
  • Apr 2, 1513

    Finding Florida

    Finding Florida
    Juan Ponce de Leon set sail to find the island of Bimini but he ended up finding Florida.
  • May 1, 1539

    De Soto in Florida

    De Soto in Florida
    Hernando de Soto landed in Florida.
  • Landing in the James River

    Landing in the James River
    A group of 105 settlers landed on an area of marshey land on the James River in Virginia.
  • Tradeing

    Trading in the southeast became very important.
  • Baby George

    Baby George
    Geoge Washington the 1st preasident of the U.S.A was born in Virginia.
  • Constitution writeing

    The Cherokee wrote a constitution.
  • GOLD!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    After gold was discoverd in Cherookee land settelers were even more determined to force Cherokee off of there lands.
  • Abe Preasident

    Abe Preasident
    Abe Lichon ran for preasident
  • WAR

    The Civil war began.
  • No more war!!!!!!!!!!!

    The Civil War ended!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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    January1, 1865-January1,1877

    Reconstruction from the civl war went on.