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- Settlement of the Americas -
- Jamestown, Virginia -
- George Washington -
- United States Declaration of Independence -
- United States Constitution -
- Abraham Lincoln -
- American Civil War -
- Thirteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution -
- Nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution -
- New Deal -
- World War II -
- Martin Luther King, Jr. -
- Thomas Jefferson -
- Andrew Jackson -
- Theodore Roosevelt -
- Franklin D. Roosevelt -
- Lyndon B. Johnson -
- Ronald Reagan -
- Barack Obama -
- Atlantic slave trade -
- Slavery in the United States -
- Black church -
- Underground Railroad -
- Disenfranchisement after the Reconstruction Era -
- Jim Crow laws -
- Great Migration (African American) -
- Brown v. Board of Education -
- Civil Rights Act of 1964 -
- Pocahontas -
- Coverture -
- Harriet Tubman -
- Susan B. Anthony -
- Second-wave feminism -
- Roe v. Wade -
- Sandra Day O'Connor -
- Janet Yellen -
- Constitutional Convention (United States) -
- Preamble to the United States Constitution -
- The Federalist Papers -
- United States Bill of Rights -
- First Amendment to the United States Constitution -
- Marbury v. Madison
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