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13 Oct 2017
Civil War Timeline
Timeline for Project Monday
French and Indian War begins.
Treaty of Paris ends French and Indian War.
Parliment passes Tea Act; Boston Tea party takes place.
Shots fired at Lexington and Concord
Colonists declare independence from Britan.
Treaty of Paris ends Revolutionary War.
Constitution of United States is ratified.
Bill of Rights adopted
Lousiana Territory purchased from France.
Lewis and Clark explore Lousiana Purchase
War of 1812 breaks out with Great Britan.
Missouri Compromise adopted
Erie Canal opens.
Congress passes Indian Removal Act.
Indians forced west of Trail of Tears.
Florida and Texas enter Union.
Mexican War begins.
Mexican War ends; the U.S. receives California and New Mexico territories.
California Gold Rush begins.
Uncle Tom's Cabin is published.
Congress passes Kansas - Nebraska Act.
Supreme court issues Dred Scott decision.
South Carolina secedes from the Union.
The Confederate States of America is formed.
President Lincoln issues the Emancipation Proclamation.
Construction of the transcontinental railroad is underway.
CIVIL WAR ENDS.
President Lincoln is assassinated
World War 1 Starts
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