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US State History Timelines

Important Dates, Events, and Milestones in the United States

American (US) History Time Lines

Provides a chronological timeline chart of important events and dates in the history of each of the fifty (50) US States.  Apart from the brief visit of the Scandinavians in the early eleventh century, the Western Hemisphere remained unknown to Europe until Columbus's voyage in 1492. However, the native peoples of North and South America arrived from Asia long before, in a series of migrations that began perhaps as early as forty thousand years ago across the land bridge that connected Siberia and Alaska.

Browse key events in each states history chronological from 1600's to 2000's, with developments in politics, presidents, popular, Native American, planetary, technology, and culture. Also, access the United States early history (historical timeline), state facts, state history firsts, and famous people.

US History Overview
US History Guide
The word History comes from the Greek word historķa meaning "to learn or know by inquiry." History is not static. It's fluid. It changes and grows and becomes richer and more complex when any individual interacts with it.