Major Events in US History

  • Jamestown

    The first successful New England colony
  • Declaration of Independence

    Declaration of Independence
    DOI was signed , and it declared that the 13 Colonies were free from Great Britain's rule
  • U.S. Constitution

    U.S. Constitution
    The framework of the U.S. Government
  • Louisiana Purchase

    Land from France that doubled the size of the U.S.
  • Civil War Begins

    Civil War Begins
    The American Civil War begins when the first shots are fired at Ft. Sumter.