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The War of 1812

  • The war of 1812

    The war of 1812
    The Unitded States and Great Britain from June 1812 to the spring of 1815
  • Background of the war

    Background of the war
    From the end of the american revolution in 1783, the u.s. had been irriitated by the falure of the brittish to withdraw from american territory along the Great Lakes; their beacking of the Indians on America's frontiers. And their unwillingness to sign commercail agreements faverable to the United States
  • Campaigns of 1813

    Campaigns of 1813
    American frigates won a series of single-ship engagements with brittish frigates and american privateers continually harried brittish shipping.
  • Cheaspeake Bay

    Cheaspeake Bay
    The main land fighting of the war occured along the Canadian border in the Cheaspeake bay region and along the gulf of mexico extensive action also took place at sea.
  • peace treaty and the battle of new orleans

    peace treaty and the battle of new orleans
    Jacksons victory had saved new orleans but it came after the war was over. the treaty of ghent which ended the war of 1812 but resolved none of the issues that started it. had been sighned in europe weeks before the action on the chalmette plantation.