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John Adams Presidency Timeline
John Adams was the 2nd President of the United States who served in office from March 4, 1797 to March 4, 1801. What were the key events during his presidency? The John Adams Presidency Timeline provides a fast, but detailed, overview of the important issues and key events with a brief explanation of each of the important events and the dates on which they occurred.

John Adams Presidency Timeline
John Adams Timeline covers the history, important accomplishments and key issues of his presidency from March 4, 1797 to March 4, 1801 that included:

Washington D.C. becomes the US Capital in 1800
The XYZ Affair in which French diplomats tried to obtain a $250,000 bribe
The naval Quasi-War between France & the US

John Adams Presidency Timeline
The following fact file format provides a fast overview of the John Adams Presidency with a History Timeline of the important events and accomplishments of his presidency. John Adams Presidency Timeline details the sequence of key historical events and accomplishments arranged in chronological order that had a significant impact on the history of the United States of America.

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1797

His inauguration as 2nd President of the United States

1796Relations between France and the US are extremely frosty and French ships were harassing US ships
1797The XYZ Affair involved three French ministers who sent a letter asking for a $250,000 bribe before meeting the American delegation in France. The President makes the letter public (replacing the French ministers names as X, Y, and Z).  The XYZ affair brings the U.S. to the brink of war with France
1797The tensions between France and the US and the XYZ Affair are so high that the President makes preparations for war by raising militia totaling 80,000 men.
1798June: The highly unpopular Alien and Sedition Acts were passed, supported  by Federalists, that limit immigration and free speech. The Acts followed events during the French Revolution (1789 to 1799) and the undeclared naval war with France that was later known as the Quasi War.
1798/9The Virginia and Kentucky Resolutions were drafted by Jefferson and Madison, on November 16, 1798 and November 22, 1999. The Alien and Sedition Acts were later repealed
1799The Treaty of Amity: On July 11, 1799 the Treaty of Amity between the US and Prussia is signed in Berlin
1800The White House became the home of US presidents and Washington DC becomes the capital of the US
1800The Federal Bankruptcy Act is passed on April 4, 1800 providing merchants with protection from debtors
1800The Northwest Territory: Congress pass an Act on May 7, 1800 dividing the lands into two parts, the Northwest Territory and Indiana Territory
1800The Second Great Awakening, a revivalist movement recruitment into different religious denominations
1800The Treaty of Mortfontaine (September 30, 1800) ends the naval Quasi-War between France and the US
1800The Treaty of San Idlefonso is a secret treaty signed between France and Spain on October 1, 1800 in which Spain cedes the Louisiana territory to France
1801The Judiciary Act of 1801 (Midnight Judges) was passed on February 13, 1801 (it was later repealed by the Jefferson administration on March 8, 1802).
1801His presidency and term in office ends. The next US President was. The next US President was The next US President was Thomas Jefferson.
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