• Treaty of Paris

    Formally ended the Revolutionary War
  • Judiciary Act

    Landmark statute adopted in the first session of the First United States Congress establishing the U.S. federal judiciary.
    The Supreme Court was given exclusive original jurisdiction over all civil actions between states, or between a state and the United States, as well as over all suits and proceedings brought against ambassadors and other diplomatic personnel.
  • Tariff Act

    Signed into law by President George Washington on July 4, 1789, was the first substantive legislation passed by the first Congress.
    This act, together with the Collection Act of 1789, operated as a device both to protect trade and to raise revenues for the federal government.
  • National Bank

    National Bank
  • Cotton Gin

    Cotton Gin was created
  • Mason- Dixon Line

  • Marbury v. Madison

  • Louisiana Purchase

  • Creation of the American System

  • War of 1812

  • Treaty of Ghent

  • Treaty of 1816

  • Start of the Era of Good Feelings

  • Panic of 1819

  • Monroe Doctrine

  • End of the Era of Good Feelings

  • Jackson Elected President

  • National Bank Veto

  • Mexican-American War

  • Treaty of Guadalupe-Hidalgo