Timeline

By ryno48
  • Independence Day

    Independence Day
    America declares independence from Britatin.
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    NATIONALISM VS SECTIONALISM

  • 3/5ths Compromise

    3/5ths Compromise
    Unfree men, such as slaves, are counted as 3/5th of a person in the drafting of the Constitution.
  • Marbury v Madison

    Marbury v Madison
    Marbury sues Madison on the grounds that he does not let him continue his duty as a justice of the peace. The judicial branch's power is strengthened.
  • Hartford Convention

    Hartford Convention
    Federalists meat to discuss secession from the union because they do not agree with America's involvment in the war of 1812.
  • American System

    American System
    Federal money is poured into Henry Clay's idea to build America's infrastucture.
  • Era of Good Feelings

    Era of Good Feelings
    The decade after the War of 1812. Citizens assoicate themselves with being American.
  • Monroe Doctrine

    Monroe Doctrine
    Monroe creates a doctrine restricting foreign powers from colonizing further in the Americas.
  • Kansas Nebraska Act

    Kansas Nebraska Act
    Issues over slavery in Kansas and Nebraska cause blood-shed.
  • Japanese Internment

    Japanese Internment
    Japanese Americans face prejudice and imprisonment following Pearl Harbor in WWII.
  • Kent State Massacre

    Kent State Massacre
    Four protesters are murdered by American soldiers at Kent State. They are protesting the Vietnam War.