Us History Timeline

Coach Cain's Class

Americanism 1776

  • 1776 Declaration of Independence
  • 1787 United States Constitution
-First Ten Amendements - Bill of Rights

Westward Expansion 1776 - 1890

- Railroad

- Indian Wars

- Homestead Acts - Free Land

Progressive Era 1900 - 1914

  • Three Progressive Presidents
-Teddy Roosevelt

-Taft (William Taft)

-Wilson (Woodrow Wilson)

  • 16th Amendement - Income Tax
  • 17th Amendement - Direct Election of Senators

Imperialism 1872 - 1912

  • Spanish American War 1898
- teddy Roosevelt fought with the Rough Riders

Cold War 1945 - 1953

  • Iron Curtain

Korean War 1950 - 1953

Truman / Eisenhower 1945 - 1961