united states history class 2015-2016

  • signing of the decleration of indapendince

    Poeple gathered in philadelphia of pennsylvania to sign what is now our rules and laws and also our government
  • Articles of confederation

    They were a fail in our government and nothing could ever by made possible because the power came from the states and you needed all 13 states to agree on something.
  • British surrender at yorktown

    the British General Charles Cornwallis surrendered his troops in Yorktown, Virginia. They expected back up but didnt get it.
  • Shays rebellion

    2,000 farmers gathered to attack the new arsonal at springfeild and the soldiers returned fire and killed 3 farmers.
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    Constitutuional Convention

    It was wer the came and discussed the problems when they were still under the government of articles of confederation.
  • ratification of the consitution

    It took 10 months for the first nine states to approve the Constitution.The first state to ratify was Delaware.
  • Bill of Rights ratification

    This was when the Bill of rights and its 10 amendments were added to the constitution.
  • Patent issued for cotten gin

    This was when the cotten gin got a patent and was issude the creators idea and his.
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    Lewis and Clark expidition

    Lewis and Clark were assigned to find the pacific ocean by president Thomas Jefferson.
  • First mill built

    It was a textile mill and therefore they made cloths/fabrics in there and it was the first job that women could do.
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    Trail of Tears

    The indian tribe Cherocee were forced from there home with nothing to be forced to walk to the west.
  • Gold Discovered at Sutter's Mill

    This was when poeple discovered the gold at slutters mill which staerted the whole gold rush .
  • Signing of the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo

    The war had finally ended of the signing of this treaty and the us got more land from them for it.
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    battle of fort sumter

    The Battle of Fort Sumter was the bombardment and surrender of Fort Sumter, near Charleston, South Carolina, that started the American Civil War.
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    battle of gettysberg

    The Battle of Gettysburg was fought July 1–3, 1863, in and around the town of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, by Union and Confederate forces during the American Civil War.
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    battle of Little Bighorn

    The Battle of the Little Bighorn, known to Lakota as the Battle of the Greasy Grass, and commonly referred to as Custer's Last Stand, was an armed engagement between combined forces of the Lakota
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    great depression

    The Great Depression was a severe worldwide economic depression in the 1930s. The timing of the Great Depression varied across nations; however, in most countries it started in 1929 and lasted until the late 1930s.
  • apollo 11 moon landing

    This was the day that neil armstrong became the first man to step foot on the moon.
  • 9/11 attacks

    This was the day that terists took over four planes and flew two of them into the world trate center. the other plain they flew into the pentagon and the last was hedding to the capital but the passengers overcame the terrists and crashed it into a feild.
  • Birthday

    The date that i was brought into this world.
  • inauguration of Oboma

    First inauguration of Barack Obama. The first inauguration of Barack Obama as the 44th President of the United States took place on Tuesday