Published: Mon, 23 Jan 2017 11:11:12 +0000
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZWhat were the main causes of World War I? Learn about how mutual defense alliances, imperialism, militarism, and nationalism all played a part.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZWhat were the top causes of the Great Depression in the United States? Here is a list from the stock market crash of 1929 to widespread drought.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZWhat was the Great Depression? What does it mean when people use this term? Here are the basics of this important time in America's past.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZWhat caused the Civil War? While slavery did have an important part to play, there were other causes that fed the fight between North and South.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZHere is a profile of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria-Hungary whose assassination by Gavrilo Princip led to the outbreak of World War I.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZHere is a list of the top nine events in chronological order that led to secession and the American Civil War between the Union and Confederacy.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZHere is a chart of the major inventors and their inventions during the Industrial Revolution that had significant ramifications in America.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZHere are the top ten New Deal programs created to help deal with the Great Depression. Learn about the key points for each of these major programs.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZThe cotton gin was invented by Eli Whitney on March 14, 1794. This page looks at the background, historical significance, and interesting facts about the cotton gin.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZThe Articles of Confederation was the first governmental structure unifying the 13 states after the American Revolution. Learn about why they failed.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZLearn more about the effects of the fourteenth amendment through this 14th amendment summary. It answers the question: what is the fourteenth amendment.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZA list of the main compromises by the founding fathers to create the US Constitution, including how each state would be represented in Congress.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZTake A look at the colonial mindset and the actual events that led to the American Revolutionary War that was fought between 1775 to 1783.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZA natural born U.S. citizen who is at least 35 years old and has lived in the United States for at least 14 years (not necessarily consecutively)
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZLearn about what happened in America between 1851-1860. This uncertain period ended in Abraham Lincoln's election and South Carolina's secession.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZThis timeline of the events leading to the American Revolution provides a comprehensive look at the causes of the Revolutionary War.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZIntroduction to the historical background and important people, events, and inventions of the Industrial Revolution in the United States. Part 1 of 2.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZThe 14th amendent was a key amendment in the history of civil rights.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZLearn more about the 28th president of the United States, Woodrow Wilson from his childhood through his time as president and his retirement.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZUse these American History Timelines to find the key events that happened in America's past. This timeline focuses on the years 1626-1650.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZLearn all about the electoral college, its purpose, and its role in electing US presidents.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZLearn about the concept of federalism and how the United States of America was founded upon this idea.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZUse these American History Timelines to find the key events that happened in America's past. This timeline focuses on the years 1651-1675.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZThe government of the United States has three branches, each of which has checks and balances designed to ensure no branch gains too much power.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZHere is a profile of the Constitutional Convention.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZHere is an overview of the US Government that explains the organization of the three branches and their interaction along with six founding principles
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZThis chart provides a handy guide to the major wars in which Americans fought ranging from the colonial days to the current war in Afghanistan.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZHere is a look at ten of the most significant American inventors during the 19th century including Thomas Edison (phonograph, light bulb, movies etc.)
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZHere is a chart that shows the founding of the thirteen British colonies in North America. Find information about the years settled and founders.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZWho were the most influential Presidents of the United States, having affected the nation to the greatest extent? This top ten list includes my picks.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZWant to learn more about key Supreme Court decisions? This list of cases provides a look at key decisions of the United States Supreme Court.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZWhat was the Smoot-Hawley Tariff? What effect did it have on the Great Depression? Find out the answer to these and more questions.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZWhat is the Great Compromise? Find out in this Frequently Asked Question (FAQ) about the Constitution.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZLearn more about America's fourth president, James Madison, with these ten essential facts. about his life before, during, and after being president.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZA president of the United States can only be elected to two full terms, and is limited to serving for a total of 10 years in office.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZWhich presidents were elected without receiving a plurality of the popular vote? In other words, which presidents won without winning the popular vote? Find out the answer with this FAQ about the American presidents.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZThis article takes a look at the development of the United States Courts in the early years of the country.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZThis article provides biographical information about about John Adams, the second President of the United States who served from 1797 to 1801.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZHere is a chart showing the order of secession from the Union. South Carolina was first on December 20, 1860. Tennessee was the 11th on June 8,1861
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZThis article takes a look at President Thomas Jefferson's motivations and the impact that the Louisiana Purchase had on the developing United States.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZA look at Andrew Jackson, the seventh president of the United States, from the Battle of New Orleans to the Indian Removal Act.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZThe French Revolution occurred a few years after the US was created. This article looks at how it dealt with the Revolution while it was still young.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZLearn all about the ten most significant founding fathers of the United States who were part of the American Revolution and the founding of the nation
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZTheodore Roosevelt coined the phrase muckrakers to describe journalists who exposed corruption and injustices in order to change society. Learn more..
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZWhat are the requirements to become a Supreme Court justice? Read this faq to find out the answer.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZHere is a chart showing all of the presidents and vice presidents of the United States along with their party affiliation and dates in office.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZWhat were the characteristics of the New England colonies? Learn about the major characteristics of New England during the American colonial era.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZLearn all about John Adams, the second president of the United States with these ten interesting facts. Adams served only one term from 1797 to 1801.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZBiographical fast facts and links to more info about United States presidents 1 - 10, from George Washington to John Tyler.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZHow many American presidents were assassinated? Find out with this FAQ about the American presidents.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZWant to find out where a US President was buried? This lists all the presidents that have passed away with their burial sites.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZThe life and career of the seventh president of the United States, covering his childhood, his career as soldier, lawyer, legislator, his presidency.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZThis article provides a fast fact overview of President Harry S Truman's time in office as the thirty-third president of the United States.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZFind out what the early founding fathers felt about strict versus loose constructionist views interms of interpreting the Constitution.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZHere is a profile of John Marshall, the fourth chief justice of the Supreme Court responsible for deciding numerous key cases. Learn more about John Marshall with this profile.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZLearn ten important things that you should know about John F. Kennedy. He served as the thirty-fifth president of the United States.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZLearn about Franklin D. Roosevelt, the thirty-second president of the United States, with these biographical fast facts about his time as president.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZEvery president from William Henry Harrison to John F. Kennedy who was elected in a year ending with a zero was assassinated or died in office.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZMapp v Ohio was a Supreme Court decision that decided what would be done with evidence found during an illegal search and seizure. Learn more.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZProfile of Samuel Adams. Samuel Adams was a leader in the revolutionary war movement in Massachusetts and one of America's founding fathers. This profile looks at his life and accomplishments.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZLearn about Herbert Hoover, America's thirty-first president, from his early childhood to the events of his presidency and his retirement.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZLearn more about the colony of New Jersey including its significance and important people.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZFour United States Presidents have been assassinated, starting with Abraham Lincoln. Six have been the target of assassination attempts. Learn more.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZWhat presidential elections have been the most significant? Here is a list of the top ten presidential elections in American History.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZGeorge Washington was commander of the Continental Army and the first president of the United States, unanimously elected. Here are 10 interesting facts.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZCurrently,there are nine Supreme Court justices on the United States Supreme Court.The number of justices is set by Congress and has varied from five to 10.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZThe Compromise of 1850 was a group of five bills that were intended to stave off sectional strife that would eventually lead to the United States Civil War.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZThe life and career of the first president of the United States, and Commander-in-Chief of the Continental Army during the American Revolution.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZLearn about James Madison, fourth president of the United States and the Father of the US Constitution who was president during the War of 1812.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZThe sixth US president was the son of the second, and, after his presidency, both served in Congress and defended slave mutineers on the ship Amistad
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZThe life, career, accomplishments and assassination of the 16th president of the United States, who served during the Civil War.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZLearn more about the political and contributions of ten women of the White House, from Dolley Madison to Hillary Clinton.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZJames Watt invented the first reliable steam engine in 1775. Learn more about his invention and the importance of the steam engine in the industrial revolution.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZRailroads had a huge impact on the development of America. This article takes a look at the effects of railroads on America.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZLearn more about the Mexican-American War and its role in America's quest to span from the Atlantic to the Pacific in this overview.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZHere are ten key facts to know about James Buchanan. He would serve as the fifteenth president of the United States from 1857 to 1861.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZLearn about the founding and the significance of the Massachusetts colony in colonial America. Also learn about its role in the American Revolution.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZNew York City was originally New Amsterdam. These seven interesting facts can help you learn more about this colonial Dutch port city.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZThere have been eight left-handed presidents that we know of. However, this is not necessarily accurate because in the past left-handedness was discouraged.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZThis profile looks at religious reformer Anne Hutchinson who was banished from the Massachusetts Bay Colony and helped found Portsmouth, Rhode Island.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZHere are ten key things to know about Andrew Johnson. He served as the seventeenth president of the United States. Learn more about his life.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZThe Battle of Gettysburg resulted in 51,000 casualties, the most during the Civil War. The second bloodiest was the Battle of Chickamauga.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZUse these American History Timelines to find the key events that happened in America's past. This timeline focuses on the years 1601-1625.
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2017-01-23T11:11:12ZWhich presidents were Democrats? Find out which american presidents were Democrats.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZThe 11th president of the United States from his early childhood through his career before the presidency to his time as president and his retirement.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZLearn more about the Georgia colony.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZLearn about the huge impact that Alexander Hamilton had on the new nation's National Economy through the policies he implemented.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZHere are ten key facts to know about the fourteenth president, Franklin Pierce who served between March 4, 1853 and March 3, 1857.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZLearn more about the 13th president of the United States, Millard Fillmore, with this biography including the passage of the Compromise of 1850.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZHere are six essential facts you should know about the early settlement in Jamestown, Va., from its founding to the removal of its royal charter.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZThe US Constitution lists three: at least 30 years of age, a US citizen for at least nine years, and a resident of the state the Senator represents.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZHere are ten key facts to know about James K. Polk. He served as the eleventh president of the United States between March 4, 1845 and March 3, 1849.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZLearn more about the 6th president of the United States, John Quincy Adams from his childhood through his time as president and beyond.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZBrief biographical information about Andrew Jackson, the Seventh President of the United States, who served from 1829-1837.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZThe life and career and accomplishments of the 32nd president of the United States, who led America during the Great Depression and World War II.
2017-01-23T11:11:12ZThe life and achievements of the second president of the United States, one of the Founding Fathers of the nation.