• George Washington

    George Washington
    1st president of USA
  • Second Great Awakening

    Second Great Awakening
    It is a religious revival reform in North America, and this awakening was taking in hands by people.
  • Temperance Movement

    Temperance Movement
    It was a movement against alcohol beverages.
  • Shakers

    Shakers
    The crazy cult which was for gender equality, but they looked like creepers who shook a lot.
  • Utopianism

    Utopianism
    Creating heaven on Earth, but ended up making money for leaders or person in the lead of this.
  • Manifest Destiny

    Manifest Destiny
    It was a belief that Americans are destined to expand further west. And it longed since Thomas Jefferson
  • Thomas Jefferson

    Thomas Jefferson
    The third president of the USA
  • Embargo Act

    Embargo Act
    Law by Thomas Jefferson that prohibited American ships from trading in all foreign ports
  • James Madison

    James Madison
    The fourth president of the US, he reduced government size and power
  • War of 1812

    War of 1812
    A war between British Canadians and Americans
  • Tecumseh

    Tecumseh
    An Indian which was on British site in the War of 1812
  • Battle of Detroit

    Battle of Detroit
    Also known as the Surrender of Detroit, where British with Indians won
  • The Era of Good Feelings

    The Era of Good Feelings
    A period after the war, where people gain good feeling from the victory.
  • Sectionalsim

    Sectionalsim
    Pride of your area or territory, which is like South, North, etc.
  • Francis Scott Key

    Francis Scott Key
    A composer of the national anthem of USA
  • Treaty of Ghent

    Treaty of Ghent
    A treaty where the British signed a peace and had to give back to Americans, and a beginning of boundaries between the US and Canada
  • Battle of New Orleans

    Battle of New Orleans
    A battle was British were defeated, and where many Americans thought they won because of it.
  • Nationalism

    Nationalism
    Pride of your country, it united all part of USA
  • Rush - Bagot Treaty

    Rush - Bagot Treaty
    Officially defining the border to Canada
  • Adams - Onis Treaty

    Adams - Onis Treaty
    A treaty taking Florida from Spanish
  • Missouri Compromise of 1820

    Missouri Compromise of 1820
    A law which admitted Missouri as slave state, and Maine as a free state
  • Transcendentalism

    Transcendentalism
    A believer that you have to go to the world to discover and learn. Supporters were Ralph Emerson and Henry Thoreau.
  • Monroe Doctrine

    Monroe Doctrine
    It was an agreement, 1 - no wars with Europe matters, 2 - spared with any issues with European colonies, 3 - countries in western Hemisphere could not be turned in to new colonies
  • Andrew Jackson

    Andrew Jackson
    Seventh president of the US, new political party (Democrats)
  • Indian Removal Act

    Indian Removal Act
    Andrew Jackson dealt with native tribes
  • Trail of Tears

    Trail of Tears
    A walk from natives’ territories. 4,000 natives died
  • Education Reform

    Education Reform
    A reform which developed the education system, a first public high school in Boston and students doubled.
  • Horace Mann

    Horace Mann
    Started Education reform, he wanted free education and that teachers should be trained.
  • Nativism

    Nativism
    Opposition of immigration
  • Know-Nothings

    Know-Nothings
    Keep economic power out of the emigration hands
  • Abolition Movement

    Abolition Movement
    It was an anti-slavery movement.
  • Nat Turner

    Nat Turner
    He led a revolt against its owners/masters. They killed a lot of white people. The revolt was unsuccessful and it made slaves work in even worse conditions.
  • William Lloyd Garrison

    William Lloyd Garrison
    He published abolitionist papers, and he was in American anti-slavery society.
  • Worcester vs Georgia

    Worcester vs Georgia
    A supreme court case, where non--natives were forbidden at native territories.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson

    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    He was an American poet, essayist and lecturer. He is one of those who supported the Transcendentalism.
  • Frederick Douglass

    Frederick Douglass
    An escaped slave who was very intelligent influential at the north.
  • Prison Reforms

    Prison Reforms
    The reform which wanted end inhuman treatment with prisoners.
  • Dorothea Dix

    Dorothea Dix
    Stood besides prison reforms, she wanted to separate prisons by crimes and also a place where mentally ill would get take care of.
  • Cult of Domesticity

    Cult of Domesticity
    It was an idea that supported the idea of femininity and the importance of a woman’s role in society.
  • Oregon Trail

    Oregon Trail
    2,000 miles rail route which took settlers west in great numbers
  • Donner Party

    Donner Party
    It was a group of Americans who migrated to California.
  • Early Women's rights movement

    Early Women's rights movement
    Women wanted to be considered as US citizens, allowed to vote, financial freedom and equality to men.
  • Gold Rush

    Gold Rush
    The discovery of gold in California caused a massive migration to California.
  • Harriet Tubman

    Harriet Tubman
    She successfully escaped via Underground Railroad.
  • Elizabeth Stanton Cady

    Elizabeth Stanton Cady
    She stood for human rights, she hoped to get the same rights as men
  • Seneca Falls Convention

    Seneca Falls Convention
    A convention about women rights, where also many women and men were involved.
  • Catharine Beecher

    Catharine Beecher
    She publicly supported women’s education.
  • Underground Railroad

    Underground Railroad
    Informal escape network among anti-slavery, abolitionist and free blacks to save slaves.
  • Mary Lyon

    Mary Lyon
    Started first official women college
  • Henry David Thoreau

    Henry David Thoreau
    He was an American naturalist, essays writer. He also supported the Transcednetailsm