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Jamestown Colony Founded in Virginia
1607
New Plymouth Founded by Pilgrims
1620
William Penn Founds a Religious Refuge
1681
Salem Witch Trials
1692
French and Indian War
1754 - 1763
The Stamp Act Controversy Embroils Colonists
1765
Townsend Acts & Mason-Dixon Line established
1767
Boston Massacre Takes Place
1770
The Boston Tea Party Enrages England
1773
The Intolerable Acts & First Continental Congress Convenes
1774
Second Continental Congress Convenes – The Revolution Begins
1775
Colonies Declare Independence
1776
The British Surrender at Yorktown
1781
Treaty of Paris is Signed - War Ends
1783
Daniel Shays leads a Rebellion against higher Taxes
1786
Lewis and Clark Expedition
1804
Britain and United States at war over shipping & territory
1812
Missouri Compromise Postpones Secession
1820
Monroe Doctrine Issued
1823
Texas establishes itself as a Republic
1836
Trail of Tears Takes Place
1838-1839
War with Mexico
1846-1848
Abraham Lincoln Elected President & South Carolina Secedes
1860
Civil War
1861-1865
U.S. Purchases Alaska from Russia
1867
Southern Reconstruction Ends
1877
The Constitution is Signed
1787
Jay’s Treaty Enrages America
1789
Louisiana Purchase Doubles the Size of our Nation
1794
Louisiana Purchase Doubles the Size of our Nation
1803