By Monisha
  • John Adams is elected President

    John Adams is elected President
    A leading champion of independence in 1776, he was the second President of the United States (1797–1801).
  • Alien and Sedition Acts

    Alien and Sedition Acts
    Illegal immigrants were deported out of the US
  • Thomas Jefferson elected and inaugarated as President of the U.S,

    Thomas Jefferson elected and inaugarated as President of the U.S,
    Aaron Burr was elected as Vice President and Jefferson served two terms in office
  • Louisiana Purchase

    Louisiana Purchase
    Jefferson decided to purchase Louisiana because he felt uneasy about France and Spain having the power to block American trade access to the port of New Orleans.
  • Embargo Act

    Embargo Act
    The embargo was a financial disaster for the Americans because the British were still able to export goods to America
  • James Madison inaugarated

    James Madison inaugarated
    He is known to be one of the Founding Fathers of the United States> He was the Principal Author of the Unites States Constitution.
  • War of 1812

    War of 1812
    A military conflict fought between the forces of the United States of America and those of the British Empire.[nb 2] The Americans declared war in 1812 for a number of reasons, including a desire for expansion into the Northwest Territory.
  • Burning of Washington

    Burning of Washington
    The British Army occupied Washington, D.C. and set fire to many public buildings following the American defeat at the Battle of Bladensburg.
  • James Monroe's inaugaration

    James Monroe's inaugaration
    Monroe was the last president who was a Founding Father of the United States. His presidency was marked by an "Era of Good Feelings".
  • Monroe Doctrine

    It stated that further efforts by European countries to colonize land or interfere with states in the Americas would be viewed as acts of aggression requiring U.S. intervention.
  • Fourteen Points

    Fourteen Points
    The address (given by President Woodrow Wilson) was intended to assure the country that the Great War was being fought for a moral cause and for postwar peace in Europe.