Apush period 4

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In History
  • Second Great Awakening Began

    Second Great Awakening Began
    Starting with religion becoming a priority in America lead to other types of reforms
  • Eli Whitney patented the Cotton Gin

    Eli Whitney patented the Cotton Gin
    Created the cotton gin and interchangeable parts helping the industrialization.
  • Thomas Jefferson was elected president

    Thomas Jefferson was elected president
  • Gabriel Prosser Slave Revolt

    Gabriel Prosser Slave Revolt
    Blacksmith slave that planned a slave revolt in Richmond
  • Marbury vs. Madison

    Marbury vs. Madison
    Saying the Constitution couldn't issue the writs to Supreme Court. Jefferson denied Madison writs so he made a petition
  • Louisiana Purchase

    Louisiana Purchase
    A 15,000 purchase made by the U.S from France to get the territory from the Mississippi River to the Rocky mountains
  • Beginning of Lewis and Clark expedition

    Beginning of Lewis and Clark expedition
    Lewis and Clark left St. Louis on the Mississippi River to the Pacific ocean to explore the Northwest
  • Chesapeake-Leopard Affair

    Chesapeake-Leopard Affair
    A battle in Norfolk, Virginia with the USS Chesapeake and HMS Leopard navy ships shooting at each other. Britain won this battle
  • Embargo Act

    Embargo Act
    Law prohibiting U.S trade to foreign ports
  • Non-intercourse Acr

    Non-intercourse Acr
    Took off all the embargo but France and Britain
  • James Madison elected President

    James Madison elected President
    Was the Forth president and was Democrat-Republican. Known as the "Father of Our Constitution". Last of the Founding Fathers
  • Francis Cabot Lowell Smuggled Memorized Textile Mill Plans from Manchester,England

    Francis Cabot Lowell Smuggled Memorized Textile Mill Plans from Manchester,England
    Built the american textile manufacture industry
  • Death of Tecumseh

    Death of Tecumseh
    Died in Battle of Thames during the War of 1812 between the British
  • The British Burn Washington DC

    The British Burn Washington DC
    British attack during the war of 1812
  • End of the War 1812

    End of the War 1812
    War was started Jun 18,1812 because Britain blockade to France, the way they treated the naval, and the Indians
  • Harford Convention

    Harford Convention
    Federalist party meet to talk about increase government and the War of 1812
  • Treaty of Ghent Ratified

    Treaty of Ghent Ratified
    This treaty ended the War of 1812 between America and Great Britain. Started in Ghent Belgium
  • Battle of New Orleans

    Battle of New Orleans
    One of the bloodiest battles fought during the War of 1812 between U.S and Great Britain
  • Era of God Feeling Began

    Era of God Feeling Began
    Two parties came together and made on political party(Republicans)
  • James Monroe Elected President

    James Monroe Elected President
    Fifth president of the United States and wrote the Monroe Doctrine. Known for the "Era of Good Feelings"
  • Rush Bagot-Treaty

    Rush Bagot-Treaty
    Treaty between the U.S and Great Britain to remove navy from the Great Lakes.
  • Anglo American Convention

    Anglo American Convention
    Treaty between Great Britain,America, slaves, and Ireland creating boundary and respect for fisheries
  • McCulloch vsMaryland

    McCulloch vsMaryland
    Maryland tried to imply taxes on the bank in other staes
  • Panic of 1819

    Panic of 1819
    After the "Era of Good Feelings" a drop economically banks were closing and people were forced out of farms and homes
  • Dartmouth college vs Woodward

    Dartmouth college vs Woodward
    Was a private college by political parties wanted to make it an public institution but was unconstitutional by contract clause
  • Adams-Onis Treaty

    Adams-Onis Treaty
    Was a treaty between the U.S and Spain to purchase Florida from Spain.
  • Missouri Compromise

    Missouri Compromise
    Missouri wanted to join the union as a slave state but in order Maine had to join as a free state
  • Denmark Vesey Slave Revolt

    Denmark Vesey Slave Revolt
    Was planned by a former slave who bought his freedom but the revolt didn't happen. Could've been the biggest revolt but was stopped by whites in Charleston
  • Monroe Doctrine

    Monroe Doctrine
    Doctrine made to protect America and Latin America from European countries
  • Gibbons vs Ogden

    Gibbons vs Ogden
    Supreme Court said that the sates didn't have the power to regulate commerce granted by congress
  • Robert Owen Founded the New Harmony Community

    Robert Owen Founded the New Harmony Community
    Created by Harmonist in the woods but Robert Owens bought the land to be a utopia
  • John Quincy Adams elected president(Corrupt Bargain)

    John Quincy Adams elected president(Corrupt Bargain)
    Sixth president . Jackson believed that his rival Henry Clay helped him win the election causing the corrupt bargain
  • Erie Canal completed

    Erie Canal completed
    Took two years to complete but made transportation in the North easier. From New York to the Great Lakes
  • Horace Mann Elected Secretary of the Massachusetts Bored of Education

    Horace Mann Elected Secretary of the Massachusetts Bored of Education
    Education reformer and Whig party politician promoting public education
  • Lyman Beecher Delivered His "Six Sermons on Intemperance"

    Lyman Beecher Delivered His "Six Sermons on Intemperance"
    Book on Intemperance about how it's a sin to prohibit it
  • Andrew Jackson elected president

    Andrew Jackson elected president
    7th president but ran twice for presidency. Was seen as more like a king instead of president since he abused his power
  • Tariff of Abominations

    Tariff of Abominations
    Tariff passed to protect the industry in Northern U.S
  • Catherine Beecher Published Essays on the Education of Female Teachers

    Catherine Beecher Published Essays on the Education of Female Teachers
    Was a teacher known for her opinion on women education and educating the young and school improvements
  • Joseph Smith Found the Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saint

    Joseph Smith Found the Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saint
    Leader of Mormons and the Latter Day Saint movement. Published the Book of Mormons
  • Indian Removal Act

    Indian Removal Act
    Andrew Jackson had forced Indians off their land because some say them as an inferior race.
  • Trail of Tears Began

    Trail of Tears Began
    Indian removal trail form the Southeast to the West of the Mississippi River
  • Nullification Crisis Began

    Nullification Crisis Began
    Political crisis during Jackson presidency which was confrontation between South Carolina and the federal government
  • Black Hawk War

    Black Hawk War
    Small war between the U.S and native Americans lead by an Indian named Black Hawk.
  • Worcester v. Georgia

    Worcester v. Georgia
    Worcester and non Indians were helping the Cherokee violating the constitution.
  • Andrew Jackson Vetoed the Re-Charter of the Second Bank of the United States

    Andrew Jackson Vetoed the Re-Charter of the Second Bank of the United States
    Vetoed the bank to help smaller farmers and western have enough money because the market power had increases
  • Creation of the Whig Party in the U.S

    Creation of the Whig Party in the U.S
    Political party in the US.Four of the Presidents where in the party.
  • Treaty of New Echota

    Treaty of New Echota
    Treaty between the U.S and the Cherokee forcing the Indians off the land for compensation
  • First McGuffey Reader Published

    First McGuffey Reader Published
    Was a book used to help educate kids and came in 6 volumes
  • Andrew Jackson Issued Specie Circular

    Andrew Jackson Issued Specie Circular
    Payment to the government for public land had to be silver or gold
  • Battle of Alamo

    Battle of Alamo
    Battle between the Mexicans and Americans that lasted 13 days
  • Texas Declared Independence from Mexico

    Texas Declared Independence from Mexico
    Texas had left Mexico after the Texas Revolution
  • Transcendental Club's First Meeting

    Transcendental Club's First Meeting
    Frederick Henry Hedge, Ralph Waldo Emerson, George Ripley, George Putnam met in Massachusetts to discuss the real first meeting
  • Panic of 1837

    Panic of 1837
    A financial crisis in the United States the made wages, profits and prices drop but didn't end till the mid 1840
  • Martin Van Buren Elected President

    Martin Van Buren Elected President
    Part of the Democratic Republican party and was the 8th president
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson gave the "Divinity School Address"

    Ralph Waldo Emerson gave the "Divinity School Address"
    Was Ralph speech to the graduating class at Harvard Divinity College
  • Webster- Ashburton Treaty

    Webster- Ashburton Treaty
    Treaty fixing issues between the Northern American State and Britain
  • Treaty of Wanghia with China

    Treaty of Wanghia with China
    Treaty saying the U.S has the rights to Chinese trade ports and being in China
  • Beginning of Manifest Destiny

    Beginning of Manifest Destiny
    Americans expedition to the West coast helped with native removal and western settlement
  • U.S Annexation of Texas

    U.S Annexation of Texas
    Led to the Mexican War which brought us the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo and the territory of California and Texas
  • James Polk Elected President

    James Polk Elected President
    Was the 11th president and the 13th speaker for house of representatives and governor of Tennessee
  • Bear Flag Revolt

    Bear Flag Revolt
    Rebellion of people in California against Mexican authorities
  • Start of the Mexican War

    Start of the Mexican War
    Armed war between U.S and the United Mexican States
  • Gold Rush Began In California

    Gold Rush Began In California
    James W. Marshall was the first to find gold in California. After that more people started towards California
  • Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo

    Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo
    Treaty added land near California, Arizona and Nevada
  • Henry David Thoreau Published Civil Disobedience

    Henry David Thoreau Published Civil Disobedience
    Citizens refused to obey the laws, demand, order, anything that had to do with the government
  • Commodore Matthew Perry Entered Tokyo Harbor Opening Japan to the U.S

    Commodore Matthew Perry Entered Tokyo Harbor Opening Japan to the U.S
    Commodore of U.S navy and commanded a number of ships to enter Japan
  • Gadsden Purchuse

    Gadsden Purchuse
    Purchase of Arizona and New Mexico by James Gadsden
  • Kanagawa Treaty

    Kanagawa Treaty
    Treaty between America and Tokugawa Shogunate allowing ships to travel there
  • John Humphrey Noyes Founded the Oneida Community

    John Humphrey Noyes Founded the Oneida Community
    Was a preacher and a socialist made a utopia and practiced complex marriages.