Welcome to Mr. James' Regular US History page!
US History starts off with a rapid review of the Revolutionary War, the Constitution, and other 19th century events in American history. This course will explore the Progressive Era, World War I, and the 1920's in greater detail. We will then transition into the Great Depression, World War II, and the Post-war Era, which will include the Civil Rights Movement, the Vietnam War, and current events.
Early National Development: 1775 to 1877
Development of the Industrial United States: 1870 to 1900
Emergence of the Modern United States: 1897 to 1920
The Modern United States in Prosperity and Depression: 1920's and 1930's
The United States and World War II: 1939-1945
Postwar United States: 1945 to 1960
The United States in Troubled Times: 1960-1980
The Contemporary United States: 1980 to the Present