InstructorsStudentsReviewersAuthorsBooksellers Contact Us
image
  DisciplineHome
 TextbookHome
 
 
 
 
 
Access Author Profile Pages by:
 
 
 
 
 
 Resource Centers
 
 Bookstore
Textbook Site for:
The Heath Anthology of American Literature, Fifth Edition
Paul Lauter, General Editor
Timeline - 1804

To jump to a new date on the timeline, enter a date between 1530 and 2000 and click Go.
1803
1805
Year
Literary
Historical
Cultural
1804
The Napoleonic Code, which remains the basic law of France, is promulgated; Louisiana state law continues to use the code.

Thomas Jefferson is re-elected President.

Judge John Pickering convicted by the Senate.

Impeachment of Justice Samuel Chase.

Ohio establishes Black Laws, first laws restricting rights of free northern blacks.

Aaron Burr kills Alexander Hamilton in a duel (July 11).

1803
1805







BORDER=0
BORDER="0"