US History

  • The United States Army is established

    The United States Army is established
    This made the United States' protection and security more trusted and safer for Americans.
  • The United States Marine Corps is established

    The United States Marine Corps is established
    The marine section of the United States became more secured. America became more powerful.
  • Declaration of Independence

    Declaration of Independence
    The Declaration of Independence is a document that gave the 13 colonies their freedom and independence from Britain.
  • The Continental Congress approves the Articles of Confederation

    The Continental Congress approves the Articles of Confederation
    The Continental Congress approved the Articles of Confederation which was the United States' first constitution.
  • French joins the war against the British

    French joins the war against the British
    The French became an ally with the United States and formed an alliance. When joining the French was side by side with the U.S. and went against the British.
  • The Treaty of Paris 1783

    The Treaty of Paris 1783
    The Treaty of Paris was when the United States and Britain formed an alliance after the American Revolutionary war.
  • The delegates at the Philadelphia Convention approve the constitution

    The delegates at the Philadelphia Convention approve the constitution
  • George Washington inaugurated as President of the United States

    George Washington inaugurated as President of the United States
    Washington became the first President of the United States. He took over and controlled the office.
  • The Bill of Rights is ratified by 3/4th of the states

    The Bill of Rights is ratified by 3/4th of the states
    The Bill of Rights controlled 3/4th of the United States and led more enforcements to keep the states and communities civilized.
  • The Louisiana Purchase

    The Louisiana Purchase
    The Louisiana Purchase made the United States two times bigger and they gained a lot of lands. This also helped the country gain more materials.
  • Slave trade ended

    Slave trade ended
    African-Americans, who were the slaves, became free from trafficking.
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    War with England (1812)

    The United States and the United Kingdom went into war through violations, property, and power.
  • Trail of Tears

    Trail of Tears
    After getting kicked out of their land, the Native Americans went to find new land and walked thousands of miles. Throughout this hardship, many died.
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    Texas Revolution

    Colonists from Texas went against Mexico for independence.
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    Battle of Alamo

    This battle was between Mexico and Texas. The meaning of the war was for the people of Texas to fight for their independence from Mexico.
  • Telegraph Invented

    Telegraph Invented
    The telegraph helped people communicate with each other during the time it was made. It also helped the idea of giving out ideas, messages, and news.
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    Gold Rush

    Gold was founded in California which attracted many people.
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    The Civil War

    This war happened with the disagree through African-Americans rights and civilizations.
  • Emancipation Proclamation

    Emancipation Proclamation
    This led states to join the United States to come together as one.
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    Reconstruction

    Reconstruction was an era in the United States where businesses, jobs, money, power, and land erupted in the states.
  • The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln

    The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln
    Abraham Lincoln, the 16th President of the United States got assassination.
  • Civil Rights Act of 1875

    Civil Rights Act of 1875
    This act led to equality in the law between African-Americans and the white race
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    Spanish-American War

    The United States went into war with Spain due to attacks and threatening their use of power.
  • The United States annexes Guam, the Philippines and Puerto Rico

    The United States annexes Guam, the Philippines and Puerto Rico
    The U.S. got more power from taking land from the Philippines and made treaties with Paris.
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    Charles Lindbergh

    Lindbergh created a one-person airplane that was transatlantic.
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    Word World I

    WWI happened due to the assassination of a leader, Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his family.
  • The Panama Canal opens for business

    The Panama Canal opens for business
    The Panama Canal helped the idea of transportation and made it easy for settlers.
  • The Treaty of Versailles is signed

    The Treaty of Versailles is signed
    This helped end World War I.
  • Nineteenth Amendment

    Nineteenth Amendment
    The 19th Amendment helped the idea of the Women's Suffrage ad brought more attention to women's rights and equality.
  • First radio broadcast in the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

    First radio broadcast in the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    This brought the idea of giving out much news to many people at the same time. This led to the new idea of technology.
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    Black Tuesday

    Remembrance of the Great Depression of lowering prices.
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    World War II

    The Marco Polo Bridge Incident started World War II, starting off first with Japan and China.
  • Pearl Harbor

    Pearl Harbor
    The Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor, a former military base in Oahu island, a property of the United States.
  • D-Day

    D-Day
    D-Day was an invasion between the U.S., United Kingdom, Canada, Poland, and Nazi Germany.
  • 1st atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan

    1st atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan
    The United States dropped their atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan that caused massive destruction and many lives killed.
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    Baby Boom

    After the war, the American populations increased massively.
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    The Cold War began between the United States and the Soviet Union

    The United States and the Soviet Union competed against each other to try and gain the most power.
  • Human Rights

    Human Rights
    The natural rights that people should get.
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    The Korean War

    The Korean War with between North and South Korea. The United States and the Soviet Union joined sides of North and South. The United States joined the South due to trying to contain communism from the Soviet Union. On the other hand, the Soviet Union joined North Korea to pass on its communism to South Korea.
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    Brown v. Board of Education

    The topic and case about segregated schools.
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    The Vietnam War

    The war between the United States and Vietnam.
  • Sputnik Satellite

    Sputnik Satellite
    The Sputnik Satellite was the first satellite created. This satellite was created by the Soviet Union during the Space and Arms war with the United States.
  • NASA Formed

    NASA Formed
    NASA is a space organization that studies the wonders about space and the earth.
  • Civil Rights Act of 1960

    Civil Rights Act of 1960
    This gave more civil liberties and rights to people of color.
  • Assassination of John F. Kennedy

    Assassination of John F. Kennedy
    John F. Kennedy got assassinated.
  • Apollo 11

    Apollo 11
    The Apollo 11 was a spaceflight.
  • Watergate

    Watergate
    The Watergate Scandal was a scandal where someone stole information from the President and caused false statements and rumors.
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    Gulf War (Operation Desert Storm)

    Invasions of Iraq--Kuwait.
  • The Fall of the Berlin Wall

    The Fall of the Berlin Wall
    The Berlin Wall represented a split in society with the Soviet Union and democrats.
  • September 11th

    September 11th
    Airplanes attacked. 9/11