• John Adams

    is elected president
  • Embargo Act

    restricting American ships from engaging in foreign trade.
  • The Creek War

    The Red Sticks ceded 93,000 acres
  • Missouri Compromise

    the pro-slavery and anti-slavery factions in the United States Congress, involving primarily the regulation of slavery in the western territories. It prohibited slavery in the former Louisiana Territory north of the parallel 36°30' north except within the boundaries of the proposed state of Missouri.
  • Oregon Trail

    1830s by mountain men of fur trade,widely publicized by 1843