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Brief Timeline of American Literature and Events: Pre-1620 to 1920

Timeline
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Literary Movements
Authors
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Classes
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To 1650
1650-1699
1700-1749
1750-1799
1800-1809
1810-1819
1820-1829
1830-1839
1840-1849
1850-1859
1860-1869
1870-1879
1880-1889
1890-1899
1890s Music
1900-1909
1900s Music
1910-1919
1910s Music
1920-1929
1920s Music
Pre-1650 1650 1700 1750 1800 1810 1820 1830 1840
Search 1850 1860 1870 1880 1890 1900 1910 1920
Literature, Music, and Movies 1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s

This timeline provides a short chronology of events in American history and literature.  It is linked to course pages and bibliographies as well as to a set of more general linked resources: pages on American authorsliterary movements, and American literature sites.

Each author page contains a picture (if available), a bibliography (if available), links to major sites about the author, and links to works online.

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