UMBCCenter for History Education

ARCH

Assessment Resource Center for History

Beginnings
to 1620

Era 1: Three Worlds Meet

1585-1783

Era 2: Colonization and Settlement

1754-1820

Era 3: Revolution and the New Nation

1801-1861

Era 4: Expansion and Reform

1850-1877

Era 5: Civil War and Reconstruction

1870-1900

Era 6: The Development of the Industrial United States

1890-1930

Era 7: The Emergence of Modern America

1929-1945

Era 8: The Great Depression and World War II

1945-1970s

Era 9: Postwar United States

1968-Present

Era 10: Contemporary United States

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