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Alaska Timeline
26,000-9,000 BC - Last major glaciation, Appearance/Disappearance of Bering Land Bridge, Populations from Asian continent enter NW North American via Alaska, Deforestation/Reforestation of Alaska
20,000-15,000 BC - First Alaskans Arrive
20,000-10,000 BC - First evidence of human occupation, Development of AK Native cultures
1500-1740 - The beginning of exploration
1725-1732 - The first Russian contact in Alaska
1725-1728 - Vitus Bering's First Kamchatka Expedition
National Timeline
Pre 1500 - Settlement by Indians of six major cultural areas: Northwest Coast, Plains, Plateau, Eastern Woodlands, Northern and Southwest.
1580-1740 - Explorations by English, French, Spanish, and Dutch
1607 - Start of American Colonial Period
1620 - Mayflower lands
1664 - English take New Amsterdam from Dutch & rename New York.
1682 - French explore Mississippi River.
International Timeline
3100-332BC Egyptian Dynasties
1750-1100BC Aegean Civilization
C800BC Iliad & Odyssey Composed
490-480BC Greeks defeat Persians
483BC - Buddhism
29BC-476AD - Roman Empire
0-33 - Time of Christ
250-299 - Invasion of Roman Empire by Franks & Goths
500-1500 - Middle Ages
1000-1532 - Incas
1325-1519 - Aztexs
1453-1918 - Ottoman Empire
1492 - Columbus reaches West Indies
1670 - Founding of Hudson's Bay Company
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