The Federalist published
Indian Intercourse Act
Bill of Rights ratified; Hamilton's "Report on Manufacturers"
Washington proclaims American neutrality in Europe; Supreme court asserts itself as final authority in Chisholm vs. Georgia
Whiskey Rebellion; Battle of Fall Timbers; Jay's Treaty
Pickney's Treaty; Treaty of Greenville
John Adams elected President
XYZ Affair; "Quasi-war" with France; Alien and Sedition Acts; Kentucky and Virginia resolves
Convention of 1800; Thomas Jefferson elected president
Declaration of Independence; Battle of Long Island, Battle of Trenton
British General Burgoyne surrenders at Saratoga, Continentals winter at Valley Forge; France recognizes American independence
Articles of Confederation ratified; Cornwallis surrenders at Yorktown
Treaty of Paris signed
Louisiana Purchase; Marbury v. Madison; Ohio admitted to Union
James Madison elected President
Battle of Tippecanoe
Louisiana admitted to Union
Battle of New Orleans
James Monroe elected President; Indiana admitted to Union
Illinois admitted to Union
Missouri Crisis and Compromise
Maine admitted to Union
Missouri admitted to Union as a slave state
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