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Time line of changes in political parties (1780-1850)

Create a time line highlighting the changes in political parties and the significant events that marked the growth of democracy from 1780 to 1850.

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Below is an example of a timeline highlighting the changes in political parties and the significant events that marked the growth of democracy from 1780 to 1850 in colonial British America. This time period was of particular importance because the U.S. colonies had declared independence from Great Britain. After winning the revolutionary war, the U.S. colonies had to unify and contribute to the growth of democracy.

1781: Article of Confederation became law

1786: Virginia adopts Thomas Jefferson's Statute for Religious Freedom

1787-1787: Shaw's Rebellion in Massachusetts
Shays' Rebellion was a post-Revolutionary clash between New England farmers and merchants. The rebellion tested the new republic and threatened to plunge new states into a civil war. The rebellion arose in Massachusetts in 1786, spread to other states, and culminated in the rebels' march upon a ...

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This is a time line highlighting the changes in political parties and the significant events that marked the growth of democracy from 1780 to 1850.

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