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Technology project 3

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    Important dates

  • 1607 Jamestown

    1607 Jamestown
    This was our first settlement in the united states of America in Virginia.
  • First Cash Crop in the Colonies

  • Slavery begins in America

    Virginia begins to have slaves
  • James town Massacre

  • Pequot War

  • Bacons Rebellion

  • French and Indians

    French and Indians
    took control of the lands that had been claimed by France ending in 1763
  • Currency Act passed

  • Sugar Act

  • Quartering Act

  • Boston Tea Party

  • America Revolution

    The American revolution starts to rebel from the english
  • The Battles of Lexington and Concord

  • Declaration of independance of the 13 colonies

    Declaration of independance of the 13 colonies
  • General Cornwallis surrenders to Yorktown

  • George Washington presidency

    George Washington presidency
    ended in 1797
  • Bill of Rights

    Bill of Rights
    list specific prohibitions on governmental power, in response to calls from several states for greater constitutional protection for individual liberties.
  • John Adams presidency

    John Adams presidency
    ends in 1801
  • Thomas Jefferson Presidency

    Thomas Jefferson Presidency
    ends in 1809
  • Louisiana purchase

    America bought Louisiana from France
  • Lewis and Clark Expedition

  • 12th Amendment to the US Constitution

    12th Amendment to the US Constitution
    provides the procedure for electing the president and vice president.
  • James Madison Presidency

    James Madison Presidency
    Ends 1817
  • Fletcher V. Supreme court decision

    Fletcher V. Supreme court decision
    the Supreme Court ruled that a grant to a private land company was a contract within the meaning of the Contract Clause of the Constitution
  • War of 1812

    The United States took on the greatest naval power in the world, Great Britain
  • The Battle of New Orleans

    The Battle of New Orleans
    American troops, led by future President Andrew Jackson, defeated the much larger British force, which bolstered U.S. hopes for a speedy end to the war.
  • James Monroe Presidency

    James Monroe Presidency
  • Monroe Doctrine

    the United States would not intervene in European affairs, but likewise it would not tolerate further European colonization in the Americas or European interference in the governments of the American hemisphere
  • John Quincy Adams Presidency

    John Quincy Adams Presidency
    Ends in 1829
  • Era of the Common Man

    Jackson's humble background and Tennessee roots made his rise to the presidency a powerful metaphor for the self-reliance of the “common man.” Americans of this era were beginning to create their own identity, leaving the trappings and traditions of Europe behind.
  • Andrew Jackson Presidency

    Andrew Jackson Presidency
    Ends in 1837
  • Trail of Tears

    Trail of Tears
  • Martrin Van Buren Presidency

    Martrin Van Buren Presidency
    Ends in 1841
  • William Henry Harrison Presidency

    William Henry Harrison Presidency
    Ended the same year he was elected
  • John Tyler presidency

    John Tyler presidency
    Ended in 1845
  • James K. Pulk Presidency

    James K. Pulk Presidency
    Ended in 1849
  • Mexican War

    Mexican War
    Ended in 1848
  • Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo

    brought to a close the Mexican-American War and seemingly fulfilled the Manifest Destiny of the United States championed by Pres. James K. Polk by adding 525,000 square miles of formerly Mexican land to the U.S. territory.
  • Zachary Taylor

    Zachary Taylor
    Ended in 1850
  • Millard Filmore Presidency

    Millard Filmore Presidency
    Ended in 1853
  • Franklin Pierce Presidency

    Franklin Pierce Presidency
    Ended in 1857
  • James Buchanan Presidency

    James Buchanan Presidency
    Ended in 1861
  • Abraham Lincoln Presidency

    Abraham Lincoln Presidency
    Ended in 1865
  • Civil War

    Civil War
    Ended in 1865
  • Emancipation proclamation

  • Andrew Johnson Presidency

    Andrew Johnson Presidency
    Ended in 1869
  • Abraham Lincoln assasinated

  • Ulysses S. Grant

    Ulysses S. Grant
    Ended in 1877
  • Samuel Morse invents the Telegraph