U.S. History: 1887-2008

Timeline created by emily_lamb
In History
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    Early American History

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    Civil War/Reconstruction

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    The Gilded Age

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    The Progressive Era

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    Imperialism

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    World War I

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    Roaring Twenties

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    Great Depression

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    World War II

  • United Nations Formed

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    Early Cold War

  • Truman Doctorine

    US policy that gave military and economic aid to countries threatened by communists
  • Berlin Airlift

  • Marshall Plan

    Program to help European Countries rebuild after World War II
  • NATO Established

  • Korean War

    1950-1953
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    Civil Rights Era

  • Rosenbergs Trial

  • 22nd Amendment

    Prohibits anyone who has been elected President twice from being elected again
  • For H bomb detonated by the United States

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    Vietnam War

  • Jonas Salk invents the Polio Vaccine

  • USSR launches Sputnik

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    End of the Cold War

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    1990s-21st Century