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  Timeline of United States diplomatic history: Definition and Links by Encyclopedian.com - All about Timeline of United ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Other states demanded tribute until 1816 when Decatur again prevailed.
Two passengers whose lives were spared deceived the Africans and sailed the ship to Long Island, where it was recaptured by the United States Navy, delivered to Connecticut, and libeled by the commander of the navy vessel.
The district court's decision was affirmed by the circuit court of appeals, and further affirmed by the United States Supreme Court.
www.encyclopedian.com /un/United-States-Diplomatic-History.html   (1709 words)

  
 Timeline of United States railway history - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
1810s-1830s: Various inventors and entrepreneurs make suggestions about building model railways in the United States; In 1825 John Stevens (inventor) builds a test track and runs a locomotive around it in Hoboken, New Jersey.
1940s: World War II brings railroads the highest ridership in American history, as soldiers are being sent to fight overseas in the Pacific Theater and the European Theater.
1950s and 1960s: Drastic decline in railroad travel in the United States of America, due to automobiles, trucks, and airplanes, as first jetliners take to the air.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Timeline_of_United_States_railway_history   (788 words)

  
 American Soccer History Timeline
The United States Football Association (USFA) was incorporated under the laws of the state of New York, May 30, and was granted full membership in FIFA at the annual congress at Oslo, Norway, June 24.
The United States Under-17 Men's National Team advanced to their ninth consecutive FIFA U-17 World Championship, but were drawn into the Group of Death in Trinidad and Tobago with Japan, Nigeria and France, and were eliminated in the first round.
The United States Under-20 Men's National Team qualified for their third straight FIFA World Championship, where the team finished second in their group in Argentina and were eliminated in the second round by Egypt.
www.soccerhall.org /history/us_soccer_history.htm   (4189 words)

  
 UNITED STATES HISTORY TIMELINE   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Parliament declares a state of rebellion in the colonies.
France and the United States form a commercial and military alliance.
George Washington is inaugurated as the first president of the United States.
www.wealth4freedom.com /truth/timeline.htm   (1130 words)

  
 World History Compass Home Page
Provides scholars studying the contemporary political history of Iran with primary source material consisting of personal accounts of individuals who either played major roles in important political events and decisions from the 1920s to the 1970s or witnessed these events from close range.
History, culture, and literature of Arkansas and surrounding regions.
History and archaeology of the Spanish fort and town of Santa Elena on Port Royal Sound in South Carolina.
www.worldhistorycompass.com   (2385 words)

  
 Copyright Timeline   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The United States became a Berne signatory in 1988.
According to the text of the guidelines, the purpose was "to state the minimum and not the maximum standards of educational fair use under section 107 of the [Copyright Act of 1976].
UCITA was passed by state legislatures in Maryland and Virginia in 2000, but has yet to pass in other states due to significant opposition in the public and private sectors.
arl.cni.org /info/frn/copy/timeline.html   (5501 words)

  
 History Timelines on the Web ... The History Beat
United States Government position on the War in Iraq and the United Nations Debate
History and Historical Information Resources - Resources for professors and students in History, including a database of historical movies.
Of the Ages - A history forum dedicated to those who want to learn more about history and even see their their own articles featured on the site and their manscript length writings on history published.
history.searchbeat.com   (862 words)

  
 Timeline of United States history (1900 1929) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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 Legacy '98: Detailed Timeline   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
1866 The 14th Amendment is passed by Congress (ratified by the states in 1868), saying “Representatives shall be apportioned among the several States according to their respective members, counting the whole number of persons in each State, excluding Indians not taxed.
1870 The 15th Amendment receives final ratification, saying, “The right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of race, color, or previous condition of servitude.” By its text, women are not specifically excluded from the vote.
The state of Mississippi belatedly ratifies the 19th Amendment, granting women the vote.
www.legacy98.org /timeline.html   (2124 words)

  
 Timeline of United States history - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is a timeline of United States history.
List of U.S. states by date of statehood
This page was last modified 02:13, 17 July 2005.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Timeline_of_United_States_history   (62 words)

  
 Timeline: The United States   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Eventually, Missouri is admitted as a slave state, balanced by the admission of Maine as a free state.
Compromise of 1850 admits California as free state, eliminates slave trade in District of Columbia, establishes Utah and New Mexico without restrictions on slavery, and requires return of fugitive slaves.
February, seceding states establish government of the Confederate States of America and create constitution endorsing slavery but prohibiting slave trade.
amistad.mysticseaport.org /timeline/united.states.html   (1956 words)

  
 United States Timeline   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Congratulations, if you are reading this lines it means that you successfully completed your timeline.
Now, you are ready to start your exploration through the different time periods through the past U. history.
This unit will help students understand and appreciate the sequence of major U.S.A. historical events.
projects.edtech.sandi.net /brooklyn/ustimeline   (395 words)

  
 Chronology on the History of Slavery 1619 to 1789
Chronology on the History of Slavery 1619 to 1789
Slavery in the United States was governed by an extensive body of law developed from the 1660s to the 1860s.
In this state they are immediately ordered below, the men to the hold and the women to the cabin, while boys and girls are, day and night, kept on deck, where their sole protection from the elements is a sail in fair weather, and a tarpaulin in foul.
innercity.org /holt/slavechron.html   (17726 words)

  
 WWW-VL: History: United States History: USA 1920-1929 | 1920s history, 20's, Roaring Twenties, Prohibition, Great ...
Treaty between the United States of America, the British Empire, France, and Japan, Signd at Washington December 13, 1921
Treaty Between the United of States of America, Belgium, the British Empire, China, France, Italy, Japan, the Netherlands, and Portugal.
RETURN TO WWW-VL: History was established as HNSource (Kansas History Gateway) on 6 March 1993.
vlib.iue.it /history/USA/ERAS/20TH/1920s.html   (407 words)

  
 Timeline of United States pre-history (before 1600) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
(Redirected from Timeline of United States history (Beginnings to 1599))
This section of the Timeline of United States history concerns events before 1600.
1519-Hernán Cortés defeats Tlaxcala, a small state neighboring the Aztec empire
www.wikipedia.org /wiki/Timeline_of_United_States_history_(Beginnings_to_1599)   (187 words)

  
 The History Place - Child Labor in America
Some of the others say they earn a $1 when they work all day.
Private home/school non-commercial, non-Internet re-usage only is allowed of any text, graphics, photos, audio clips, other electronic files or materials from The History Place.
Timeline of World War II in Europe
www.historyplace.com /unitedstates/childlabor/index.html   (1611 words)

  
 Librarians' Internet Index: http://lii.org/pub/topic/history_united_states   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Two major collections emphasize African-American history and culture and Civil War resources (from abolitionism to Reconstruction).
Teachers are provided with additional research aids such as timelines, glossaries, quizzes, and other related resources.
There are links to a sampling of U.S. History syllabi and samples of student work.
lii.org /search/file/history_united_states   (419 words)

  
 United States History Timeline
United Nations Cold War 1949: Simone de Beauvoir's The Second Sex...
History with a focus on Colonial and Revolutionary Philadelphia.
timeline presents topics for each year of the decade.
www.industryspecific.co.uk /united_states_history_timeline.html   (170 words)

  
 Best of History Web Sites: United States History (U.S., American)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
A production of the American Social History Project/Center of Media and Learning, City of University New York, and the Center for History and New Media, George Mason University, History Matters is a wonderful online resource for history teachers and students.
The Center for History and New Media''s resources include a list of "best" web sites, links to syllabi and lesson plans, essays on history and new media, a link to their excellent History Matters web site for U.S. History, and more.
This impressive site from Steven Mintz at the University of Houston includes an up-to-date U.S. history textbook; annotated primary sources on United States, Mexican American, and Native American history, and slavery; and succinct essays on the history of ethnicity and immigration, film, private life, and science and technology.
www.besthistorysites.net /USHistory.shtml   (884 words)

  
 United States Secret Service: History
The duties of Executive Protective Service were expanded to include protection of foreign diplomatic missions located throughout the United States and its territories.
A Presidential directive authorized protection of the accompanying spouse of the head of a foreign state or government.
The Department of Homeland Security is established with the passage of (Public Law 107-296) which in part, transfers the United States Secret Service from the Department of the Treasury, to the new department effective March 1, 2003.
www.secretservice.gov /history.shtml   (934 words)

  
 Timeline of United States diplomatic history : United States Diplomatic History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
terms defined : Timeline of United States diplomatic history : United States Diplomatic History
Timeline of United States Diplomatic History 1776- Declaration of Independence - written by Thomas Jefferson, Benjamin Franklin, John Adams, Robert Livingston, and Roger Sherman.
If I was in your place I the explosion," and the bad boy went out, leaving the old brown paper, and dabbling it on his head with his.
www.termsdefined.net /un/united-states-diplomatic-history.html   (1875 words)

  
 Guide to Web Resourcs
Department of State FOIA Reading Room -- this web site, and others like it, provide electronic access to some recently declassified documents, as well as guides to obtaining access to many others.
The Cold War in Washington State -- a collection of documents and teaching aids prepared by Michael Reese of the University of Washington.
History of Science Society -- maintained at the University of Washington, it includes extensive links to other history of science sites.
american.edu /bgriff/USsince45F2001/Guide1945.htm   (3094 words)

  
 Learn more about Timeline of United States history in the online encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Learn more about Timeline of United States history in the online encyclopedia.
You are here: Online Encyclopedia > Timeline of United States history
Hint: Play with putting spaces before and after your words to see the different results you get.
www.onlineencyclopedia.org /t/ti/timeline_of_united_states_history.html   (113 words)

  
 The History Place
John F. Kennedy - 4 Part Photo History
Copyright © 2005 The History Place™ All Rights Reserved
Terms of use: Private home/school non-commercial, non-Internet re-usage only is allowed of any text, graphics, photos, audio clips, other electronic files or materials from The History Place™
www.historyplace.com   (104 words)

  
 The History Place - US History Topics
History in the U.S.A. - Tourism Guide to Historic Places
Five tips for young students on how to do a better History Paper.
Films in a historical setting that move, inspire, inform and make great entertainment.
www.historyplace.com /unitedstates   (223 words)

  
 United States Diplomatic History
Timeline of [United States] Diplomatic History (U.S. State Department)
Guide to the Study and Use of Military History by John E. Jessup, Jr.
Report to the President, March 31, 2005, Commission on the Intelligence Capabilities of the United States Regarding Weapons of Mass Destruction
www.tntech.edu /history/diplo.html   (1717 words)

  
 The Civil War
It was the greatest war in American history.
It was the only war fought on American soil by Americans, and for that reason we have always been fascinated with The Civil War.
Hundreds of books, movies and documentaries have (and are) being created about this war.
www.civilwar.com   (70 words)

  
 United States History 1900's
These pages have busy backgrounds and can be hard to read, but the organization is good and so are the links.
Wars and Conflicts of the United States Navy -- Government Page: Scroll down for chronological listings.
History: United States: World War I and World War II The Aerodrome: Aces and Aircraft of WWI http://www.theaerodrome.com/index.html
www.thurston.com /~zimba/ushistory.html   (425 words)

  
 Kansas Heritage Group Home: Kansas (KS) History, Old West KS, Cities, Museums, Art, Racing, Territorial Kansas, Beat ...
The Kansas Heritage Group history archives are devoted to digitally preserving Kansas' past, giving future generations the opportunity to learn from family and local Kansas history online.
The Kansas History Gateway, established by Lynn H. Nelson as HNSource on March 6, 1993, was the second WWW public web site; the first Kansas history online.
Kansas history and art museums, libraries, genealogy and events are included.
www.ku.edu /heritage   (897 words)

  
 History - FirstGov for Kids
From designs of famous architects to the history of the Wizard of Oz, there is something for everyone to enjoy.
Using your noggin and a special spyglass tool, you’ll uncover hidden layers of the painting and learn fascinating facts about the portrait along the way, from the National Gallery of Art.
This PBS site has a timeline covering the history of American concert song as well as information on the writers, composers, artists, and movements that left their mark.
www.kids.gov /k_history.htm   (1296 words)

  
 Jensen's American Political History On-Line
Abraham Lincoln, a History (10 vols, 1890) by John George Nicolay and John Hay; written by two senior aides to Lincoln; This is the longest and most detailed scholarly history of the war, noted for completeness, clarity, and psycholoical and political insight into the men and challenges Lincoln faced; recommended
Nicolay and Hay were Lincoln's aides during the war, and wrote one of the great histories of the war in their 10 volume biography of Lincoln.
A history of the coal miners of the United States, from the development of the mines to the close of the anthracite strike of 1902 very good narrative
tigger.uic.edu /~rjensen/pol-gl.htm   (4819 words)

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