Vanessa's U.S. history time line

  • american revolution

    american revolution
    the colonies want to win their independence and british want it to keep the control ,the resolt was a was that lasted for over 8 years
  • fugitive slaves law

    fugitive slaves law
    The fugitive slave laws were laws passed by the United States Congress in 1793 and 1850 to provide for the return of slaves who escaped from one state into another or into a public territory.
  • american war

    american war
    prwsident madison asked congress to declare war to britian on june 1 1812 ,senate and house of representative approved they were unaware that britian had decided to reopen trade with the united states
  • general andrew jackson

    general andrew jackson
    general andrew jackson invades florida to stop seminole attacks
  • era of good feelings

    era of good feelings
    A Boston newspaper coined the term in 1817 to describe a nation free from the influence of European political and military events. The good feelings were stimulated by two , during James Madison's presidency: enactment of the first U.S. protective tariff, and establishment of the second national bank. The presidency of James Monroe (1817 – 25) was marked by the dominance of the Democratic-Republican Party and the decline of
  • onis treaty

    onis treaty
    the onis treaty gave florida to america . the united states gave up to america
  • Monroe re election

    Monroe re election
    the president monroe was easily re-elected in 1820 winning 231 of 232 electoral votes
  • missouri compromise

    missouri compromise
    missouri compromise was approved
  • monroe doctrine

    monroe doctrine
    this policy state that any attemp by a european power to estend its influence in any part of the western hemisphere would be considered a threat to the peace ans safety to the united states
  • john quincy adams

    john quincy adams
    n 1824 he won the presidential election over Andrew Jackson, but only after a close vote in the House of Representatives. ... Adams served as the sixth President of the United States
  • erie canal opens

    erie canal opens
    The Erie Canal is a waterway in New York that runs about 363 miles (584 km) from Albany, New York on the Hudson River to Buffalo, New York at Lake Erie, completing a navigable water route from the Atlantic Ocean to the Great Lakes. First proposed in 1808, it was under construction from 1817 to 1832 and officially opened[1] on October 26, 1825.
  • Trail OF Tears

    Trail OF Tears
    The Trail of Tears was the relocation and movement of Native Americans, including many members of the Cherokee, Creek, Seminole, and Choctaw nations among others in the United States, from their homelands to Indian Territory (present day Oklahoma) in the Western United States. from their homelands to Indian Territory (present day Oklahoma) in the Western United States. The phrase originated from a description of the removal of the Choctaw Nation in 1831
  • Nat Turner Rebelion

    Nat Turner Rebelion
    in 1831 nat turner set out to free all slaves in america.turner wanted to end slavery,he and a group of his followers killed about sisty slave owners and his families across virginia,they were stopped and after the revolt more than 100 innocent enslaved african were killed
  • Texas become an independence nation

    Texas become an independence nation
    Spain was the first European country to claim the area of Texas. France held a short-lived colony in Texas. Mexico controlled the territory until 1836 when Texas won its independence, becoming an independent Republic. In 1845 it joined the United States as the 28th state
  • us declares war on mexico

    us declares war on mexico
    The Mexican–American War was an armed conflict between the United States and Mexico from 1846 to 1848 in the wake of the 1845 U.S. annexation of Texas, which Mexico considered part of its territory despite the 1836 Texas Revolution.
  • gols is discovered in california

    gols is discovered in california
    On January 24, 1848, an event occurred in Coloma that would radically impact the history of California and the Nation. James W. Marshall was building a sawmill for Captain John Sutter, using water from the South Fork of the American River. He noticed several flakes of metal in the tailrace water and recognized them to be gold. Though he tried to keep it a secret, the word spread quickly, and triggered the California Gold Rush of 1849
  • the compromise

    the compromise
    was the most important act of congress in this period ,this compromise allowed california to enter the union as a free state ,it elso set out rules for furure free and slave state
  • uncle toms cabins

    uncle toms cabins
    Uncle Tom's Cabin; or, Life Among the Lowly is an anti-slavery novel by American author Harriet Beecher Stowe. Published in 1852, the novel had a profound effect on attitudes toward African Americans and slavery in the United States, so much in the latter case that the novel intensified the sectional conflict leading to the American Civil War
  • the gadsden purchase

    the gadsden purchase
    added a final piece of land to the united states ,america purchased the strip of land .which is now in new mexico and arizona for 10 million
  • fanklin pierce makes the gadsden purchase

    fanklin pierce makes the gadsden purchase
    The Gadsden Purchase (known as Venta de La Mesilla, or "Sale of La Mesilla", in Mexico[2]) is a 29,670-square-mile (76,800 km2) region of present-day southern Arizona and southwestern New Mexico that was purchased by the United States in a treaty signed by President Franklin Pierce on June 24, 1853, and ratified by the U.S. Senate on April 25, 1854. The purchase was the last major territorial acquisition in the continental United States.
  • kansas nebraska act is passed

    kansas nebraska act is passed
    The Kansas-Nebraska Act was passed by the U.S. Congress on May 30, 1854. It allowed people in the territories of Kansas and Nebraska to decide for themselves whether or not to allow slavery within their borders.
  • lincon become president

    Lincoln was elected President on November 6, 1860, and led the United States through the nation's greatest crisis, the Civil War
  • confererate state are formed

    confererate state are formed
    The President of the Confederate States of America was the Head of State and Head of Government of the Confederate States of America, which was formed from the states which declared their secession from the United States.
  • lincon issues the emancipation proclamation

    The Emancipation Proclamation was issued by Lincoln during the Civil War so that slaves would be freed.
  • the union defeated the confederates at the battle of gattysburg