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APUSH DECADES

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French and Indian War
1750s
Albany Congress and Plan
1750s
End of French and Indian War
1760s
British treasury is empty (get tough with the colonies)
1760s
End of Salutary Neglect
1760s
Proclamation Line of 1763
1760s
Sugar Act
1760s
Stamp Act and Stamp Act Crisis
1760s
Declaratory Act
1760s
Townshend Acts
1760s
Boston Massacre
1770s
Boston Tea Party
1770s
Intolerable (Coercive) Acts
1770s
First Continental Congress
1770s
Lexington and Concord
1770s
Second Continental Congress
1770s
Thomas Paine's Common Sense
1770s
Declaration of Independence
1770s
Revolutionary War (Battle of Trenton, Saratoga)
1770s
Franco-American Alliance
1770s
Congress wrote Articles of Confederation
1770s
Articles of Confederation period
1780s
Land Ordinance and Northwest Ordinance
1780s
Shays Rebellion
1780s
Constitutional Convention
1780s
Federalist Papers
1780s
Constitution takes effect (Washington as President)
1780s
Hamilton's Reports
1790s
Hamilton vs. Jefferson (broad vs. strict construction)
1790s
Proclamation of Neutrality (Not supporting France in its war with Britain)
1790s
Jay's Treaty
1790s
Pinckney's Treaty
1790s
Development of political parties
1790s
Adams becomes 2nd President
1790s
undeclared war with france
1790s
xyz affair
1790s
alien and sedition act
1790s
kentucky and virginia resolution(nullification)
1790s
invention of cotton gin
1790s
thomas jefferson's presidency
1800-1809
louisiana purchase
1800-1809
lewis and clark expedition
1800-1809
impressment
1800-1809
embargo act
1800-1809
chesapeake affair
1800-1809
war of 1812
1810-1819
american system (rise of nationalism after war)
1810-1819
era of good feelings
1810-1819
hartford convention
1810-1819
battle of tippecanoe
1810-1819
battle of new orlean
1810-1819
universal manhood suffrage
1820s
1824 elections (4 candidates)
1820s
corrupt bargain (clay becomes secretary of state)
1820s
rise of common man (candidate=andrew jackson)
1820s
missouri compromise
1820s
rise of american manufacturing (protective tariff)
1820s
tariff of abominations
1820s
monroe doctrine
1820s
age of jackson
1830s
indian removal policy (trail of tears)
1830s
nullification crisis
1830s
clash between jackson and john c calhoun
1830s
killing the national bank
1830s
land speculation( specie circular)
1830s
spoils system
1830s
kitchen cabinet
1830s
van buren succeeds jackson, panic of 1837
1830s
texas becomes independent
1830s
gag rule concerning anti-slavery petitions
1830s
growth of abolitionism= garrison's liberator and nat turner revolt
1830s
south saw slavery as a positive good or national benefit
1830s
antebellum period
1830s
texas annex or not?
1840s
1844 election: polk vs clay
1840s
54 40' or Fight
1840s
war with mexico
1840s
mexican cessian
1840s
wilmot proviso
1840s
california gold rush
1840s
free soil party
1840s
compromise of 1850
1850s
fugitive slave act and personal liberty laws
1850s
end of whig party
1850s
kansas-nebraska act
1850s
bleeding kansas
1850s
john brown
1850s
dred scott case
1850s
uncle tom's cabin
1850s
know nothing party
1850s
immigration wave=irish and germans
1850s
lincoln-douglas debates
1850s
election of 1860s: Lincoln won
1860s
secession and creation of confederate states of america
1860s
for sumter and civil war
1860s
battles: bull run, gettyburg, vicksburg, fredericksburg
1860s
reconstruction plans: lincolns, wade davis bill, johnson
1860s
presidential reconstruction vs. congressional reconstruction
1860s
13th, 14th, and 15th amendments
1860s
military reconstruction act and black reconstruction period
1860s
Ku Klux Klan
1860s
completion of first transcontinental railroad
1860s
gilded age
1870s
corruption scandals= credit mobilier, boss tweed, whiskey ring
1870s
growth of american trust and redcution in competition= carnegie and rockefeller
1870s
labor unions=dark years
1870s
election of 1876 and compromise of 1877
1870s
jim crow laws=segregation
1870s
battle of little bighorn( custer)
1870s
Panic of 1873
1870s
invention of light bulb and telephone
1870s
civil service reforms=pendleton act
1880s
assassination of president garfield
1870s
knights of labor and american federation of labor
1870s
haymarket square riot
1870s
literature=realism=twain, crane, howells
1870s
dawes act (indian assimilation)
1870s
interstate commerce act
1870s
trust, vertical integration=big business(tending toward monopoly)
1870s
chinese exclusion act
1870s
sherman anti trust act
1890s
pullman strike and homestead strike
1890s
use of unjunctions against strikes
1890s
Populist Party
1890s
Election of 1896=cross of gold speech
1890s
panic of 1983
1890s
spanish-american war
1890s
treaty of paris
1890s
us annexation of hawaii
1890s
new immigrants=souther and eastern europe
1890s
beginning of yellow journalism
1890s
Teddy and Square Deal
1900-1909
Panama Canal
1900-1909
Progressive Movement
1900-1909
Muckrakers
1900-1909
The Jungle and the Octopus
1900-1909
Conservation of natural resources
1900-1909
Coal strike of 1902
1900-1909
teddy the trust buster
1900-1909
taft's presidency begins
1900-1909
Progressive movement under Woodrow Wilson
1920s
Progressive Amendments 16th, 17th,18th, 19th
1920s
Federal Reserve Act
1920s
Child Labor Laws
1920s
Triangle Shirtwaist Fire=safetly laws for worker
1920s
Unrestricted submarine warfare
1920s
US attempt to stay neutral during WWI
1920s
Zimmermann Note
1920s
WWI=consctription, government role in industry and agriculter
1920s
Treat of Versailles
1920s
REduction of civil liberites in US during war-espionage and sedition act
1920s
ratification of treaty=wilson vs. henry cabot lodge
1920s
League of nations=article x
1920s