→Exploration to Statehood: 1650-1803
*1787: Congress enacted the [[Northwest Ordinance]], establishing the [[Northwest Territory]], which included modern-day [[Ohio]].
*1788: [[Marietta, Ohio | Marietta]], the [[Northwest Territory's]] and Ohio's first permanent white settlement, founded.
*1790-1794: [[Ohio Indian Wars]]
**1794 - [[Battle of Fallen Timbers]]
*1795: [[Treaty of Greeneville]] signed, essentially ending the [[Ohio Indian Wars]].
*1800: [[Chillicothe]] became the capitol of the [[Northwest Territory]].