US History timeline

Timeline created by huanpham147
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

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    Early Cold War

    Containment - a policy to stop the influence of Communism to other countries
    Arms Race/Space Race - a race between US and USSR to see who is the superior country
    The Union of Soviet Socialist Republics - the USSR
    Communism - a government where all properties are own and distributed to citizen by the government
    Domino Theory - if one country in a region came under the influence of communism, then the surrounding countries would follow in a domino effect.
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    Civil Rights Era

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    Vietnam War

    1962: Cuban Missile Crisis
    1965: Medicare and Medicaid established
    1968: Tet Offensive
    1971: Pentagon Papers leaked
    1975: Fall of Saigon, marks the end of the Vietnam War
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    End of the Cold War

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    1990s-21st Century