US History

Timeline created by cmac351
  • The reconstruction

    The reconstruction
    The Reconstruction is a period from 1865 to 1877. This started with the reconstruction acts that began with the 13th amendment. It ends with the Hayes Tildon deal in 1877.
  • Era of imperializm

    Era of imperializm
    This was a time where America was going through a few changes. Hawaii became a territory. We were also fighting in the Spanish American war.
  • Industial Revolution

    Industial Revolution
    A period when the United States was in a period of revolution. It got alot of its power from the creation of the ford motor company and the erie canal.
  • World War 1

    World War 1
    The US came into the war on April 6 1916. Joining this war led to a lot of invancement in the US army. Which would help us later on in World War 2
  • Prohibition and the roaring 20's

    Prohibition and the roaring 20's
    This was a period when Jaz music became very popular. It was started with the 18th ammendment in 1920. The radio comming into America was a influential event in Jazz music becoming popular.
  • The Great Gepression

    The Great Gepression
    The Great Depression began with Black Tuesday (October 29 1929). The result of it was a surge of unemployment, and large scale closure of banks.
  • World War 2

    World War 2
    World War 2 was a battle against Hitler and Nazi Germany. The United States came into the war on December 7 1941, after the Jappenese bombed Pearl harbor.
  • Pearl Harbor

    Pearl Harbor
    Pearl Harbor was an unannounced attach on the American base in Pearl harbor. When the Japponese did this it brought the United States into the war. This also led to the atomic bombs being dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki.
  • Cold War

    Cold War
    The cold war was a period of time after World War 2 that was a period of tension between the United States and the Soviet Union. This also led Mutual Assured Destruction
  • Korean War

    Korean War
    The Korean war was a fight of North Vs. South. The war lasted from June 22 1950 to July 27 1953. The end result of this war was the seperation of the Korean penninsula
  • Vietnam War

    Vietnam War
    TheVietnam war lasted from 1959 to 1975. This war used tactis like search and destroy.
  • The Gulf War

    The Gulf War
    The gulf war was aginst Sadam Hussien after he invaded Kuwait. This war killed Kuwait's economy , because when the Iraqies left they burned Kuwits most aluable resource oil.
  • September 11 2001

    September 11 2001
    A Terrorist attack against the United states. Was executed by 19 Al-Queda hijackers who hijacked 4 planes. 2 hit the twin Towers, 1 hit the pentagon, an 1 crashed in Pennslyvania.
  • Operation Enduring Freedom

    Operation Enduring Freedom
    Operation Enduring Freedom was an invaison of Afghanistan to destory the people responsible for 9/11. Its biggest accomplishment is the killing of Osama Binladen. This operation is still going on today.
  • Operation Iraqi Freedom

    Operation Iraqi Freedom
    This was a mission end of the threat of WMD against the US. Which also included deposing of Saddam Hussien