Andrew jackson

Andrew Jackson

  • Jackson's Birth

    Jackson's Birth
    Jacksons was born on March 15, 1767 in Waxhaws.
  • Jackson Enlists in the Revolutionary Army

    Jackson Enlists in the Revolutionary Army
    Andrew Jackson was a general in the Revolutionary Army. He served at the Battle of New Orleans.
  • Battle of Horseshoe Bend

    Battle of Horseshoe Bend
    Andrew Jackson defeated the Creek Indians at the Battle of Horseshoe Bend
  • Battle of New Orleans

    Battle of New Orleans
    British attempted to capture New Orleans and then wanted to sail up the Mississippi River. They were stopped by General Andrew Jackson and his sharp-shooters.
  • Election of 1824

    Election of 1824
    "The Corrupt Bargain" The candidates were Andrew Jackson, John Quincy Adams, Henry Clay, and William Crawford. Jackson won the popular vote but no one won the electoral vote.
  • Election of 1828

    Election of 1828
    Jackson won the Election of 1828 by the campaign. There weren't as many candidates running as the Election of 1824.
  • Worcester vs. Georgia

    Worcester vs. Georgia
    Georgia began moving the Native Americans west. This resulted in the Trail of Tears.
  • Nullification Crisis

    Nullification Crisis
    The Nullification Crisis was a protective tariff meaning it protects the industries by increasing tariffs on goods from Europe. Vice President John C. Calhoun from South Carolina believed in the idea of States Rights. South Carolina declared the tariff illegal by passing the Nullification Act
  • Bank War

    Bank War
    The Bank of the U.S. was created by Alexander Hamilton. The purpose of the bank was to regulate economic policies.
  • Indian Removal Acts

    Indian Removal Acts
    The Indian Removal Act made Native Americans move west on the Trail of Tears.